In the Central Vietnam, Hue - Da Nang - Hoi An are considered as the attractive “combo” for tourists. Let’s schedule to visit these spots within 4 days with us.
The ancient capital of Hue with ancient and dreaming appearance, poetic and romantic Da Nang city with the pass and the blue sea, white sand stretching dozens of kilometers, and Hoi An with rustic and pure beauty are definitely the tourist destinations that everyone want to experience once in Asia tours.
Day 1: Hue
Hue Citadel is famous for its taciturn beauty and tranquil lifestyle of local people. It is a romantic city located on the Central full of sunlight and wind. Hue gives people the featured, strange, and attractive feeling that nowhere else can have. On one hand, there are the romance and emotions when coming to the city of poems, songs, and essays. On the other hand, it is the cultural beauty of Hue - with the sweet voice, slow lifestyle, and warm heart of people.
Linh Ung pagoda in Son Tra peninsula, Da Nang
You can visit places near the city such as Thien Mu pagoda and Khai Dinh tomb, etc. One of the experiences travelers should not miss when coming to Hue is to follow the Perfume river to Tam Giang lagoon. There is a picture of the quiet countryside in the afternoon, especially the beautiful sunset on Tam Giang lagoon. Hue at night is quite deep so travelers can enjoy the typical Hue cuisine such as baby basket clams rice, “ep” cake (a kind of snacks for visitors made from tapioca starch, egg, pork, and green onion, etc), Hue-style beef vermicelli soup, and sweet soup, etc, or if you like a more bustling space, you can seek for the Western street of Pham Ngu Lao.
Day 2: Hue - Da Nang
Waking up in Hue, visitors can travel to many World cultural heritages in Hue Citadel such as Ngo Mon gate, Thai Hoa palace, Forbidden city, The Mieu, Hien Lam Cac, Cuu Dinh, and Hue Imperial Museum.
After checking out, you will depart to Da Nang city by passenger car which takes about 2 hours. If you want to go on your own, you can rent a bike which costs around VND 100,000-120,000/day. Tourists go to Da Nang on the road along the Bach Ma National Park. On the way, you can visit Lang Co beach, Truoi lake, Truc Lam Bach Ma monastery with beautiful and peaceful mountainous and lake view, and Lap An lagoon before entering Hai Van tunnel to Da Nang.
Lang Co - one of the most beautiful bays in the world
In Da Nang, visitors can go to My Khe or Cua Dai beach to swim. At night, there are many attractions for travelers to explore such as the bridge creating the reputation for the city - Dragon bridge, Tran Thi Ly bridge, or Sun Wheel in Asia Park which offers tourists a panoramic view of the city of the light at night. In addition, travelers can eat durian sweet soup - a featured specialty of Da Nang at a cheap price in Haiphong street or eat seafood along Vo Nguyen Giap street.
Day 3: Da Nang - Hoi An
In the morning, tourists will go sightseeing around Son Tra peninsula which is about 10 kilometers from the city. Coming to Son Tra peninsula, travelers can enjoy the scenery of one of the most beautiful beaches in Vietnam with wild mountains, visit the Chessboard peak, and admire the majestic Hai Van pass in Vong Canh house, Mui Nghe, or Chao island, etc. Also, in Son Tra, visitors can stop by the thousand-year-old banyan tree, or Linh Ung pagoda with an ancient beauty, Dong Dinh museum, But beach, and North beach with the charming and romantic nature.
Da Nang - the Vietnamese city of light
Hoi An ancient city is about 35 kilometers from Da Nang city, so tourists can get there by private vehicle, bus, or taxi (costing about VND 250,000-300,000). In Hoi An, travelers will be surprised by the peaceful and charming atmosphere along the poetic Thu Bon river. Tourists will walk in the small city and visit Bridge pagoda, Ong bridge, and Phuc Kien communal house, etc, try the famous Hoi An cuisine like “banh mi”, “cao lau” (a kind of noodle popular in the South), chicken rice, or dumpling and “vac” cake with esoteric spices that make these dishes tasty only in Hoi An, etc.
In the evening, there are many fine restaurants along Nguyen Phuc Chu, Bach Dang, or Nguyen Hoang street. Especially, watching the lanterns and flower lights in Hoi An ancient town on the full moon days will be definitely an unforgettable experience.
Hoi An lantern city
Day 4: Hoi An - Da Nang - Ba Na Hills
Before going back to Da Nang, tourists can visit My Son Sanctuary which is 45 kilometers from Hoi An. My Son Sanctuary is a place storing many magnificent Cham temples, beautiful sculptures and inscriptions containing invaluable information.
After that, travelers will go to Ba Na Hills and go up by cable car system, explore Fantasy Park - the world-class in-house entertainment offering hundred of free games, walk through the French village, experience the train through mountains, 9 flower gardens, and the old Debay wine cellar, etc. This is the last destination in the journey to Hue - Da Nang - Hoi An.
Hue Citadel - a famous historical relic in Vietnam
With all the detailed guides that we offer, hope you will have a wonderful 4-day trip in Hue - Da Nang - Hoi An with your besties. If you need more information, don’t hesitate to contact us and share with others if it’s useful for you. Thank you.