My Son Sanctuary Hoi An is one of the most famous places that you have to go when going to hoi an. Let Gonexp.com give some suggestions for you when you intend to visit My Son Sanctuary Hoi An.
My Son Sanctuary Hoi An where was surrounded by mountains was used to be the capital of Champa Kingdom and it has still existed until now. My Son Sanctuary Hoi An was initially constructed in the 4th century. The first temple was fully constructed from wood in the 4th century. Unfortunately, the wooden construction was totally destroyed due to a fire in the 6th century. A few years later, the temples were reconstructed with fired bricks. Until the 13th century, there were 70 similar temple towers. There was no tower which was built from that time because the Kingdom of Champa was in conflict with some neighbor countries and decided to move the capital to another place.
According to some experts, the architecture of My son sanctuary is the harmonious combination of many cultures such as Indian, Malaysian, Indonesian, etc.
After having been forgotten for a long time, in 1898, it was explored and renovated by the French. Sadly, the complex was damaged seriously by American bombs and only over half of them still remain their first appearance.
Visiting My Son Sanctuary, you can see several statues of Hindu gods and goddesses like Shiva, Vishnu and Apsara dancers, etc. Strolling along the jungle, you will have a feeling that you are likely to turn back to the developing time of Champa Kingdom.
Until now, there are a lot of mysterious of the temples in My Son Sanctuary that need the historians and archaeology explore. Throughout many thousands years, My Son Sanctuary still reserves its priceless value and its rich culture.
In 1999, My Son Sanctuary Hoi An as well as Hoi An Ancient Town were listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. And Quang Nam province is the first province in Viet Nam that has two places recognized the World Heritage Site. It is said that Vietnamese always take pride in My Son Sanctuary Vietnam. My Son Sanctuary is located in Duy Phu commune, Duy Xuyen district, Quang Nam province. It is about 69 kilometers from My Son Sanctuary to da nang city and if you travel to My Son Sanctuary from hoi an, it is nearly 45 kilometers.
My Son Sanctuary Hoi An is a must-see place that you should go. It is an interesting idea to take some photos when going to My Son Sanctuary Hoi An. A lot of tourists after visiting My Son Sanctuary said that it is worthy to visit My Son Sanctuary Hoi An and it is absolutely one of the most beautiful memories in their life. By the way, don’t forget to visit the Champa Museum and explore many historical artefacts.
My Son Sanctuary opening hours are from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm every day. The most suitable time to visit is early in the morning as the temperature in this time isn’t too high and it isn’t too crowded.
My Son Sanctuary entrance fee is VND 100,000 for domestic tourists and VND 150,000 for international tourists. Moreover, you have to pay a small parking fee (from VND 5000 to VND 10000) if you want to park your motorbike. My Son Sanctuary ticket price is quite cheaper than other places and you will surely be impressed by the glamour of this historical place.
My Son Sanctuary dress code: there is no rule about the dress code. Just make it a point that you wear comfortable clothes and wear fit shoes because you probably have a long walk. You should prepare for some bottled drinking water and some snacks in case you or your friends are hungry. Remember to put the trash in the right place to keep the environment clean.
Don’t forget to bring hat, umbrella, sunglasses and sunscreen in case it is sunny.
You can choose to go by taxi or motorbike. You can rent the motorbike at some local stores with a quite reasonable price. Or you can take a taxi in Hoi An, the price from Hoi An to My Son Sanctuary is from VND 750,000 to VND 1,000,000 depending on the kind of car that you rent like 4 seat car, 7 seat car or 16 seat car.
My Son Sanctuary Hoi An
If you‘d like a tour guide to help you know thoroughly, the cost is VND 60,000 per half day tour.
It is a good idea to add My Son Sanctuary Hoi An in to your list-to-do when going to hoi an. You will not be disappointed about your choice.