Chan May Port (Hue,Vietnam)
Chan May port is one of the most famous ports inVietnam. It is located in the center of Vietnam between DaNang and Huecities. The port is also listed among 46 important seaports in South East Asia ranked by the Asia Cruise Association as a stopover for cruise ships. The port is located conveniently on the sea route linking Singapore, the Philippines and Hong Kong. In recent years, Chan May Port has welcomed many world class cruises such as Voyager Of The Seas, Diamond Princess, Celebrity Millenium, Quantum Of The Seas to name just a few of them.
How to get to Hue, Da Nang, Hoi An from Chan May Port.
- There are no taxis or grabs available. The best choice to travel from Chan May port to a nearby city is by private car or to arrange a private tour.
- From Chan May Port to Hoi An ancient town is 80 km. It takes around 1 hour to Chan May Port from Da Nang, around 75 minutes to Hue city.
Travelling time from Chan May Port:
Usually guests from cruise ships stopping at Chan May Port will have 7-8 hours to go ashore.
So, what can you do from Chan May Port for a day?
1. Lang Co Beach and Hai Van pass
Well known as one of the most spectacular passes in Vietnam with a total length of 20km, Hai Van pass will give you one of the most stunning views in all of Vietnam looking towards Da Nang city and Lang co lagoon. If you like beaches, you will fall in love with Lang Co beach. The long white sandy beach embraces the clear blue water and is backed by the mountains in the horizon.
2. Hue Imperial City:
If you want to learn more about Vietnam’s history and culture, a visit to Hue city is a must. What will you visit around Hue city from Chan May Port?
KhaiDinh King’s tomb – which is a blend of Western and Eastern architecture
Imperial Citadel – the ancient capital of Vietnam. The citadel was built in 1805 during the Nguyen Dynasty – Nguyen Anh was the emperor.
Dong Ba market: This is one of the most famous markets in Vietnam with a lot of things to see and plenty of opportunities to shop.
Thien Mu pagoda – the oldest pagoda in Hue. Thien Mu pagoda is surrounded by flowers and ornamental plants.
3. Da Nang city
Da Nang city is one of the top cities in Vietnam, beloved by the Vietnamese and travelers alike because of its natural beauty, rich cuisine and friendly, helpful people. You can combine visiting Da Nang city with Son Tra Peninsular, Marble Mountain, Cham Museum or Ba Na Hill
4. Hoi An ancient town
Hoi An is one of the oldest towns in South East Asia. It is an ideal place for shopping and exploring the hidden charm of an ancient town. It is compact and is easy to walk around the centre of this fascinating town. You also have a great chance to enjoy the best delicacies of Hoi An.
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