Category Archives: Hoi An

Hainan Assembly Hall

From the sixteenth century, generations of Chinese people considered Hoi An is the ideal place to settle, trade. So, they built many Assembly Halls with the role of gathering places for community activities. Over many variations of the time, these Assembly Halls has been preserved in beautiful architectures, religions and customs. It has become an […]

Duong Thuong Assembly Hall

Chinese Assembly Hall is an exclusive feature in Hoian which is indispensable in every itinerary of tourists in Hoi An. Amongst these halls, perhaps Duong Thuong Assembly Hall is considered as the oldest. Duong Thuong Assembly Hall is believed to be formed in the 15th century under the reign of King Thanh Hoa, so far […]

Fujian Assembly Hall

Assembly Hall of the Fujian Chinese Congregation

Fujian Assembly Hall, which is located on Tran Phu St, is one of the most popular Assembly Halls in Hoi An Town. Initially, it was built in 1690 so that the Chinese ethnic residents from Fujian, China to meet. Later, it was turned into a temple to worship Mazu (Holy Mother)and the gods of seas, […]

Chaozhou Assembly Hall

Chaozhou Assembly Hall

Chaozhou Assembly Hall or Ong Bon Pagoda is one of the destinations that are always mentioned in the list of best attractions in Hoi An. It is considered as one of the oldest architecture in Hoi An. This Assembly Hall was built in 1845 by the overseas Chinese from Chaozhou County, so it’s called Chaozhou […]

Cantonese Assembly Hall

Dragon fountain on the back of Cantonese Assembly Hall, Hoi An

Cantonese Assembly Hall ranks in top the most famous feudal structures in Hoi An ancient town. The hall not only possesses a big classical value, but also is a favourite destination for both domestic and foreign tourists. Coming here and you will definitely be captivated by this fabulous architecture of Vietnam. The hall is located […]

Thanh Ha Pottery Village

Thanh Ha Pottery Village

Thanh Ha Village in Hoian is a village that is very famous for its pottery items and terracotta. Products here are sole throughout the provinces of the Central of Vietnam. Tourists coming to Hoian almost never forget to visit this interesting place. Located from Hoian 3 km to the west, by the romantic Thu Bon […]

Tan Ky Old House

Tan Ky Old House on Nguyen Thai Hoc street

Travelling Hoi An, tourists will see each old house here is a striking instance of the architectural complex of the town. In particular, the most famous is Tan Ky Old House in which seven generations have lived. The house brings the typical architecture of Hoi An town. Situated at 101 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Tan […]

Ong Pagoda

The main facade of Ong Pagoda

Hoi An is famous for the pagodas with the unique architecture bringing great spiritual significance. One of which is Ong Pagoda or Quan Cong Temple. This is one of the historical monuments witnessing an important feudal period of Vietnam. Ong Pagoda is located at 24 Tran Phu Street, also known as Guan Gong Temple. It […]