These stunning islands are not to be missed on your trip to Hoi An. The islands are perfect for day trips and offer tranquil and picturesque beaches, swimming, snorkelling, kayaking and plenty of other fun activities. The islands can easily be accessed from Hoi An and are a real highlight of the wonders that surround the incredible town of Hoi An.
The My Son Ruins are a group of abandoned Hindu temples which date from 4th to 13th centuries. The ruins are tucked away in nature and most of the temples are partly taken over by the jungle which surrounds them. The ruins are around 70 minutes from Hoi An, there are many tour providers which offer pick up from Hoi An accommodation.
The Marble Mountains are a group of 5 marble and limestone hills which represent the 5 elements: metal, wood, water, fire and earth. The view from the top is awe-inspiring and allows visitors to see for miles around. The attraction also features authentic statues, pagodas and buildings for visitors to admire the craftsmanship. The Marble Mountains are a 30 minute drive from Hoi An, and are easily accessible.
Son Tra, or Monkey Mountain, is a stunning national park which provides visitors with a break from surrounding hectic towns and city centres. Son Tra is visited by locals and tourists alike and offers stunning views, heart-pumping hikes and a large pagoda. There are two visible domes which were occupied by the American military during the war, they are still there today but no longer occupied by the Americans. Son Tra is a 70 minute drive north of Hoi An.
Hoi An is a beautiful town to visit and explore. Whether you stay for a few days or a few weeks, make the most of your visit by staying in our stylish and spacious holiday apartments. It's a short 10 minute walk to the heart of Old Town, Hoi An from Full Moon Apartments which is ideally located near the Thu Bon River river. Guests can enjoy stylish and modern apartments which feature queen-size beds, luxury bathrooms, working space and a contemporary living area with sofas, a dining table and, in most apartments, a fully equipped kitchen. Our team are always on-hand to make your stay more memorable by helping you book tours and experiences, organise transport, drop-off laundry or deliver your favourite cocktail or dish from our on-site Bambu Bar & Restaurant. Full Moon Apartments feature luxurious facilities and elegant accommodation for all short and long stay holidays.
For more ideas of things to do in Hoi An visit our 'Things to do page'.