Overview Description: One of the most stunning sights to see in Hoi An area is My Son which is Viet Nam’s most important site of the ancient kingdom of Champa. Dating back between the 4th and 13th centuries a unique culture which owed its spiritual origins to Indian Hinduism developed on the coast of contemporary Viet Nam. This is graphically illustrated by the remains of a series of impressive tower-temples located in a dramatic site that was the religious and political capital of the Champa Kingdom for most of its existence. Located in the heart of a beautiful valley and surrounded by high mountains ranges, My Son was named a Cultural Heritage site by UNESCO in 1999.
08:00 (or 13:00): Depart from the hotel in Da Nang for a half day excursion to visit one of Central Vietnam’s highly regarded UNESCO World Heritage sites – the capital and religious centre of the former Champa Kingdom, My Son. Here, 75 km from Da Nang or 40km southwest of Hoi An, in a lush green valley, are dozens of red brick towers and sanctuaries dating back between the 7th and 13th centuries. On the way back, stop
Duration: 4 hours