Guided tour

Hoi An: Guided Heritage Painting Tour

Activity provider: Hoi An Express

Hoi An: Guided Heritage Painting Tour

Activity provider: Hoi An Express

From US$ 82 per person

Gain fascinating insight into the artistic culture of historic Hoi An on this unique tour, where you’ll get to play at being an artist for the day. Benefit from having both an expert guide and a local artist by your side on this shared or private tour.

About this activity

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Hotel pickup and drop-off in Hoi An City Center (Except South Hoi An area)
Private group available


  • Start your day the local way, with a delicious Vietnamese coffee
  • Take a guided walk around Hoi An Ancient Town
  • Discover your artistic side in a hands-on workshop with a talented local artist
  • Produce your very own painting of this unique location under expert instruction
  • Visit a local art gallery and compare your work to professional paintings
Full description

After being picked up from your hotel, your day will begin with a delicious coffee in a quaint Vietnamese cafe, where you’ll meet a local artist and receive your painting set.  Wander the peaceful streets of Hoi An Ancient Town, taking in historic surroundings as you go. The unique atmosphere here is an amalgamation of elements from Vietnamese, Chinese, and Japanese culture, evident in the architecture and urban design. Next, it’s time to capture the beauty of this unique location on canvas. Get watercolor and painting technique tips from your local artist, then paint your very own picture of charming Hoi An.

Take your time portraying your surroundings under the expert guidance of your local artist, who will help you improve your brush technique as you work.  To enhance your experience, enjoy some delectable local cuisine to snack on while you paint. Once you’ve finished your work of art, you’ll have it carefully packaged to take home with you.

To round off the day, visit a renowned gallery in town to view the work of local artists and learn some surprising facts along the way. Whatever your level of artistic skill, you’ll finish this tour with a unique memento of your Vietnamese adventure.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Painting lesson from artist
  • Your own packaged painting to take home
  • Gallery entrance fee
  • A snack and coffee
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Travel insurance
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Every child must be accompanied by 1 adult: additional children must pay the adult price

Product ID: 288575