Danang is one of the most visited coastal city in Vietnam. This beautiful city has better economic standing compared to its neighboring cities. Thus, Danang is equipped with international and domestic airport, luxury resorts and good transportation system. One of the best things about going to Danang is that it’s close to UNESCO recognized cultural cities of Hoi An and Hue. Most of the tourists prefer to travel from Danang to Hoi An in one day. You can use this article to create your Da Nang Hoi An itinerary.

My Son Sanctuary

Travel from Danang to Hoi an: 1 Day Itinerary - My Son Sanctuary
Travel from Danang to Hoi an: 1 Day Itinerary – My Son Sanctuary

Consider visiting the historical and mysterious My Son Sanctuary built by the kings of the Cham Kingdom from 4th to 13th century as place of worship. This UNESCO recognized World Heritage Site is known to be a sacred place for several centuries but little is known about the structures as artifacts were previously stolen or destroyed during the war. The partially My Son Sanctuary is considered as the Vietnamese version of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia. The best time to visit My Son Sanctuary is in the morning, as the visitors can watch the beautiful sunrise from the mountain. You can also witness the Apsara dance – a traditional Cham dance.

Cam Thanh Water Coconut Village

Travel from Danang to Hoi an: 1 Day Itinerary - Cam Thanh Water Coconut Village.
Travel from Danang to Hoi an: 1 Day Itinerary – Cam Thanh Water Coconut Village.

Next stop should be the new travel destination, Cam Thanh Water Coconut Village. This is not yet as famous as the other tourist spots in Hoi An but it is definitely worth a visit. There’s nothing more exciting than getting on a small circular basket boat and row between the water coconut that sheltered hundreds of residents during the war. Let loose and have fun while the boat rower spins your basket boat, you feel like you are on a roller coaster.

Hoi An Old Town

Travel from Danang to Hoi an: 1 Day Itinerary - Hoi An Old Town
Travel from Danang to Hoi an: 1 Day Itinerary – Hoi An Old Town

The highlight of the trip, the famous and historical Hoi An Old Town. The ancient Southeast Asian trading port is spectacularly well-preserved that it earned a UNESCO certificate as a World Heritage Site. The walking streets make it easier to go around the old town. There are Chinese and Japanese shophouses where you can get Hoi An silk clothings, handicrafts and delicious Hoi An dishes.

Teh Dar Show

Travel from Danang to Hoi an: 1 Day Itinerary - Teh Dar Show Hoi An
Travel from Danang to Hoi an: 1 Day Itinerary – Teh Dar Show Hoi An

End your day with the educational, daring and newest addition to Vietnamese cultural performances, Teh Dar Show at the Lune Performing Center Hoi An. The Teh Dar Show features the wild Vietnamese highland with enchanting music from tribal instruments. Cultural shows have never been this exciting and mesmerizing than Teh Dar. A definitely must watch one!

You can book us a private Da Nang to Hoi An transfer and follow this itinerary. If you want to go directly to Hoi an from the airport, we also offer private transfer Da Nang airport to Hoi An services.