Hoi An to My Son Sanctuary By Car
Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
Hoi An to My Son Sanctuary by private car is a reliable, flexible, and comfortable tour to explore My Son Sanctuary with an English speaking driver. As you know, it takes about 1 hour 15 minutes to get to My Son Sanctuary from Hoi An because the distance is about 60km.
Hoi An was the biggest international trading port of Vietnam and an important place on the Silk-road of the word from the 16th century. There were a lot of Chinese, Japanese businessmen settled down in Hoi An so it is a mixture of 3 country’s culture. In 1999 Hoi An Ancient Town is one of the Unesco World Heritage and the must-visit destination on the planet.
My Son Holy Land was the worshiping area of the Champa Kingdom in Vietnam in Hinduism from the 4th to the 13th centuries. In 1999, the My Son relic of Vietnam was recognized by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage. My Son is such a great place in central Vietnam to explore and learn more about building technics and architecture of the ancient Cham people.
Following your requested time, our English speaking driver will pick you up at your hotel in Hoi An. We start the trip Hoi An to My Son Sanctuary by car. Because this is your private car service so along the way to My Son, if you need anything, our driver will be happy to help you!
Moreover, you also can choose the departure time, as long as you feel convenient but we recommend the early morning or late afternoon departure to skip the crowds of people and the heat of the weather.
There are more than 70 temples and towers with typical styles for each historical period of the Kingdom of Champa. The architectural styles here are the following 6 categories: ancient style, Hoa Lai, Dong Duong; My Son, Po Nagar, and the style of Binh Dinh. Most of the buildings in My Son are influenced by Hinduism.
In this wonderful Hoi An to My Son Sanctuary tour, our local guide will tell you some important knowledge about My Son Holy land such as
The My Son Sanctuary includes many different tower clusters; each of these towers has a main tower (called Kalan) and many smaller sub-towers surrounded.
The peaks of temples, towers are pyramids, symbols of Mount Meru, the residence of Hindu gods. The tower gate turns to the east to receive sunlight. The outside wall is beautiful with S-shaped leaves. The decorations are sandstone sculptures of Makara (the mythical beast with long spout and sharp fangs); Apsara dancer, lion, elephant, Garuda bird, prayer man statue.
Decorative statues are arranged closely together and to this day, there is no research to determine what the glue is. My Son Sanctuary Quang Nam not only shows the masterpiece marked by a Champa architecture but also the culture of Southeast Asia.
Our local guide will tell you more about Champa Kingdom’s history through interesting ancient stories and some mysterious secrets. Plus, visiting My Son Sanctuary, you will have a chance to enjoy the Apsara dance, a kind of royal dance of the Cham people offers to Gods and the Kings.
Then, you will have free time to enjoy the sanctuary by yourself and chance to hunt some excellent photos before we head back to the parking lot, take the private car to get back to your hotel in Hoi An. We finish the Hoi An to My Son Sanctuary by private car. Culture Pham Travel wishes you to enjoy the trip with us!
|Types of Car||Sedan (Max: 3 Pax)||Suv (Max: 5 Pax)||Van (Max: 12 Pax)|
|Price||$38 USD||$45 USD||$55 USD|
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