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Customer Travel Tips for Hoi An

84% Avg. city rating Rated by 456 customers

Activities / excursions 83%

Restaurants / eating out 91%

Shopping 88%

Chilling out / relaxing 90%

Getting around / public transport 77%

Sightseeing 84%

Culture 88%

Nightlife / partying 70%

Value for money 84%

Customer Travel Tips for Hoi An

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14 Jun 2019

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Leather workshop class

Liked: Great city with great culture

Disliked: nothing

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12 Jun 2019

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Food vendors

Liked: Great place to chill out

Disliked: nothing

98% Avg. rating
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  • Sightseeing - 80%
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98% Avg. rating


04 May 2018

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Tourist location morning is only near dining morning to early afternoon. You are put in a waiting list for dinner. Eat famous banh mi at Banh mi phuong and Banh mi queen.

Liked: Location and environment. The city is very beautiful including the night life.

Disliked: No dislikes. The city is very beautiful.

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


02 Aug 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Recommend to stay in Hoi An 1 night. I stayed 2 nights and it was too much.

Liked: Night view in ancient town along the river.

Disliked: Nothing

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16 Jun 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Romantic getaway Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Hire some bikes and ride around so many beautiful places to see

Liked: Cultural side of it was fantastic. Old town is beautiful and the Cham village was amazing to see and learn about . Super close to the beach and it was beautiful

Disliked: No loved it

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10 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Be sure to have a look at the old town at night time too.

Liked: Charming place with lots do to and lovely local food to try.

Disliked: No

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


21 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Do not stay only in old town. Lots of beautiful place around.

Liked: Culture

Disliked: No.

93% Avg. rating
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  • Value for money - 80%
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  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


01 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Romantic getaway

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Be happy

Liked: Fantastic old town, great for just wandering around, shopping, or chinning out in a restaurant or cafe.

Disliked: No

80% Avg. rating
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  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
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  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
80% Avg. rating


22 Nov 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: stay outside of town centre

Liked: great place

Disliked: nothing

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


17 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Great banh mi (vietnamese sandwich) place at 2B Phan Chau Trinh road, "Banh Mi Phraung"

Liked: The architecture in old town and all the dragon statues and colourful lanterns at night.

Disliked: Nothing.

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
62% Avg. rating


25 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Don't spend too long there, ride a bike to the countryside, avoid the tourist traps, and eat at the cheap restaurants- they're better than the expensive ones!

Liked: Bicycling outside of town and eating.

Disliked: It was quite touristy. A bit like a disney version of Vietnam

87% Avg. rating
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  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
87% Avg. rating


24 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Enjoy the old town and night market and be cautious late at night and travel in groups

Liked: The old town is beautiful during the day to explore by bicycle.

Disliked: Dangerous at night. I got pickpocketed by a moped driver, a friend was drugged in Why Not Bar and a girl friend was hassled by a group of local men at night.

89% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
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  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
89% Avg. rating


22 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: None

Liked: everything

Disliked: No

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


21 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Buy hand-tailored clothes.

Liked: Nice city and nice atmosphere.

Disliked: Nothing.

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
87% Avg. rating


17 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Make sure to allow at least 2 - 3 nights in Hoi An, as there is so much to see, so many nice places to eat, and if you have any clothes tailor made you may be required to go back for fittings over a couple of days.

Liked: It is a beautiful place to visit with some amazing restaurants, and particularly nice to wander around on an evening and visit the night market

Disliked: It is extremely busy, so be prepared for a lot of tourists and potential waits for restaurants

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
87% Avg. rating


16 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: go to the Hidden Beach

Liked: Beautiful peaceful town, great shopping, tailoring, loads of restaurants & bars. Beautiful beach.

Disliked: No

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
76% Avg. rating


14 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Take your time to wander

Liked: Very pretty, calm city.

Disliked: No

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100% Avg. rating


13 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: go out a lot

Liked: Pretty lights

Disliked: Too busy

89% Avg. rating
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  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


05 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: go there by public bus from danang for 2.5$!!

Liked: just beautiful, not as busy as da nang and other cities. beach very clean and not crowded. restaurants and party along the riverside top!!

Disliked: no

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
80% Avg. rating


01 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Make sure you leave enoug time for alterations on your clothes

Liked: The shopping is incredible. The city is beautiful at night time in particular and the food is very good.

Disliked: Not much sightseeing buts it's still a lovely place.

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84% Avg. city rating Rated by 456 customers

Activities / excursions 83%

Restaurants / eating out 91%

Shopping 88%

Chilling out / relaxing 90%

Getting around / public transport 77%

Sightseeing 84%

Culture 88%

Nightlife / partying 70%

Value for money 84%

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