The best time to visit Hoi An is from February to July, with low rainfall and amicable weather. The period from May to July can be extremely hot, but with the cool breeze from the ocean and the low intensity of buildings, Hoi An is just as nice to visit.
What is the best time to visit Hoi An?
The dry season is from February until July. These months provide plenty of sunshine, with warm temperatures. Some feel the best time to visit Hoi An is between February and April, when rainfall is low and temperatures are comfortable. Others think it is best to wait a little longer, until May and June.
Is October a good time to visit Hoi An?
Hoi An has two seasons. Dry season runs approximately March until September; rainy season falls from around October until February. In terms of temperature and humidity, February to April is usually the most pleasant.
Which is better Da Nang or Hoi An?
When visitors choose picturesque Hoi An over vibrant Da Nang, they say it is because they find Hoi An to be a little more relaxing. Hoi An is very walkable whereas in Da Nang the areas of interest are more widespread, there’s a distinct lack of a town centre and you are required to go longer distances.
How many days do you need in Hoi An?
Any amount of time you are able to allocate in Hoi An is better than nothing, however most travelers tend to dedicate a minimum of 3 days in order to have a truly memorable experience of this beautiful place. For those travelers, you can allocate your first day to simply becoming accustomed with the Ancient Town.
Is Hoi An safe at night?
Hoi An is a small community so scams are nowhere near as rife as you may find in the larger cities. But you still need to be cautious, especially late at night and even more so if you have been drinking.
Which is better Hue or Hoi An?
Hoi An during the day is very relaxed and there’s not much going on, but Hoi An has a really good cafe scene, way better than Hue. So if you just want to take it easy then relax in a cafe, maybe do a cooking class, or a bicycle trip into the nearby countryside for a bit.
How many days in Da Nang and Hoi An?
I recommend a minimum of three full days to explore all that Hoi An has to offer. This gives you enough time to see Hoi An and its beaches, spend an afternoon in Da Nang, and maybe take a day trip to My Son (see below).
What is the weather in Da Nang?
In Da Nang, the wet season is warm and overcast, the dry season is hot and mostly cloudy, and it is oppressive year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 67°F to 93°F and is rarely below 62°F or above 98°F.
What is the best time to visit Ho Chi Minh?
The best time to visit Ho Chi Minh City is during the drier months of December to March, when temperatures range between 21°C and 34°C. Many like to visit during the Tet Festival (Vietnamese New Year) in late January or early February.
How do I get from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An?
1. TRAIN+BUS from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An
- the best way is to travel by train to Da Nang and visit this beach city (20 km from Hoi An)
- travel by train takes about 16-19 hours from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang.
- there are about 7 trains every day of Vietnam Railways on this route.