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Coming to Hoi An, the tourists will have no worry for the accommodation, there are really various types of residence here for a plenty options of the travelers. The city is well-known as an ancient town, however there are many luxury hotels and resorts beside standard accommodation, specially many of them catch the international standard. Five star hotel Palm Garden Resort From...

Long Chu is the word to refer to a boat that has a shape of a dragon. This is luxury vehicle only use for the travelling of the kings in old days. It is annually organized on January 15th and July 15th (according to lunar year) that takes place at a commune house or the place to gather the local people in the village. In the old days, there is a popular lack of good environment...

Whale Worshiping Festival is usually organized at Ong Museum according to the death anniversary of whale or the place local people discovered the death body of whale. The festival is originated from primitive credence of the coastal residents. After the ceremony of the festival, there are usually “ba trao”, “hat boi” and “ho khoan” performance as a traditional...

Cau-Bong-Festival Cau Bong Festival is held annually on January 7th according to lunar calendar at Tra Que Village, Cam Ha Commune, Hoi An Province, Quang Nam Province. The festival has the meaning as a necessary ritual to initiate a new crop for the area. Hundreds of families around all try to prepare the most valuable and significant offerings to worship on the altar...

On annually 9th and 10th of March according to lunar year, the death anniversary of edible bird’s nest usually takes place in Tan Hiep commune, Cham Island. The festival is organized to pray for the fortune and peace, express the thankfulness to the ancestors who had significant contribution to create the career of edible bird’s nest business. The annual death anniversary...

thanh ha festival With a history of nearly 500 years, pottery village festival, a cultural and spiritual activities of local communities Thanh Ha in Hoi An Province is always taken place lively, with lots of traditional rituals are performed by the main artisans and farmers in the local area. Right from early morning, the main part of ceremony to worship the ancestor to...

Mid-Autumn Festival in Hoi An According to the Vietnamese tradition, Mid-Autumn Festival is the festival to be held in the middle of autumn, that is full moon day in August every year based on the lunar calendar, usually on the 14th and 15th of lunar August. August lunar is known as a legendary collection of the most beautiful night of a year because it shows off the most...

Ullambana Festival Hoi An Ullambana Festival or Vu Lan Festival is a festival that annually held on July 15th of lunar year. The main objective for the people to express their thankfulness and appreciation to their mother. Every year, on the full moon day of July, many people in Vietnam in general and  in particular in Hoi An will go to pagodas to pray for the salvation...

Lady Thien Hau Worshiping , Hoi An Every year, on the occasion of Lunar March (March 23rd), a ceremony of worshiping the lady Thien Hau is usually held in Fujian Assembly Hall and Duong Thuong Assembly Hall in Hoi An. The festival is called the birth anniversary of the lady Thien Hau. This festival is derived from the beliefs of the Chinese merchants, because the day before...

This is one of important Tet holidays in Hoi An local communities, especially for Chinese people. Tet Nguyen Tieu (the first full moon of a new year) is the festival that originates from Chinese to be adopted in Vietnam and becomes an official festival of Vietnamese. Nguyen means “first”, Tieu is “night”. Tet Nguyen Tieu is the first night of a full moon year (full...