1. Vietnam
  2. Quang Nam
  3. Hoi An
  4. My Son Sanctuary

Mỹ Sơn Full-Day Tour & Cookery Cruise

Product ID: 11846
See gallery
Explore the Champa temples of Mỹ Sơn in Quảng Nam province and discover an extraordinary history of Cham royalty and Vietnamese heroes. Then, sail along the Thu Bon River learning to cook Vietnamese cuisine.
About this activity
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Duration 8 hours
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Pick-up at your hotel

Select participants and date:



  • Drive to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Mỹ Sơn in central Vietnam
  • Explore the complex of Hindu temples built by the Champa kings between the 4th and 14th century AD
  • Watch a Cham dance, representing subjects from Indian mythology
  • Sail along the Thu Bon River
  • Enjoy a herbal foot massage
  • Visit a local market and buy fresh produce
  • Learn to cook authentic Vietnamese cuisine as you sail past clam fishers and coconut trees
  • Cruise into Hoi An and see the city from the water
Full description
Explore Mỹ Sơn on a combined 8-hour sighsteeing tour and cookery cruise. You will travel by air-conditioned minibus from Hanoi, departing at 08:00 to avoid the crowds. Upon arrival at Mỹ Sơn, explore the temples with an English-speaking guide. Constructed between the 4th and 14th century AD, the Hindu temples stand comparison with Borobudur and Angkor Wat.

Watch a Cham dance at an indoor theater, before driving to a local market. Buy ingredients for your cooking class, and learn about the various foods from the locals. Continue to a pottery village to watch villagers making pots, kettles and vases. It’s now time for your Cinnamon Cruise. Relax with a welcome drink and herbal foot massage.

Watch a cooking demonstration, before preparing the meal your chefs have just demonstrated. Enjoy the fruits of your labor as you head into Hoi An, sailing past coconut trees and fishing nets strung across the emerald-green water.

Stop at Kim Bong to see traditional boat yards and a carpenter’s workshop where artisans create stunning furniture, sculptures and souvenirs. Continue to Hoi An for lovely waterside views of the city, and arrive back at the pier at approximately 14:30.
  • Hotel pick-up in Hoi An
  • Transportation by air-conditioned bus
  • Tour guide
  • Entrance fee to My Son
  • Walking visit to the market
  • Welcome drink and snack
  • Foot massage
  • Cooking class
  • Lunch
  • Insurance
What’s Not Included
  • Tips and personal expenses

From £100.99 per person

Customer reviews
Overall rating
5.0 / 5
based on 2 reviews
Review summary
Value for money

Organized by