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The famous Phuoc Kieu bronze casting of Dien Phuong Village in Dien Ban District, near National Highway 1A, attracts many visitors. The artisans here areate various articles such as bells, gongd, pots, incense burners and typical musical inatruments.

Phuoc Kieu Bronze Casting

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Phuoc Kieu Bronze Casting

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Phuoc Kieu Bronze Casting

The famous Phuoc Kieu bronze casting of Dien Phuong Village in Dien Ban District, near National Highway 1A, attracts many visitors. The artisans here areate various articles such as bells, gongd, pots, incense burners and typical musical inatruments.

The secret of this form of bronze casting is that the best materials are obtained by mixing different matals with copper at a certain temperature. Articles made of aluminum and temperature. Articles made of aluminum and zinc are also prodecced there.

Kim Bong Carpentry

Kim Bong Village, part of Cam Kim Island near Hoi An, is famous for wood carving and ceramics.

The handicraftsmen of Kim Bong inherited their carpentry skills from the North Vietnamese and were influenced by Cham, Chinese and Japanese cultures.

Kim Bong Carpentry

Kim Bong Carpentry

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Kim Bong Carpentry

This resulted in the creation of theirs own artistic style. Kim Bong handicrafts are found everywhere in the country.

Thanh Ha Pottery

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Thanh Ha Pottery

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Thanh Ha Pottery

Thanh Ha Pottery is located in Cam Ha Ward, near Hoi An, is made by techniques inherited from different parts of Quang Nam Province. Thanh Ha is main items are cups, bowls, vases and pots. Made by skilled hands and decorated with attractive colours, the pottery has a durability found nowwhere else.

Chuc Thanh Pagoda

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Chuc Thanh Pagoda

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Chuc Thanh Pagoda

Situated Cam Pho Ward, Hoi An City, Chuc Thanh Pagoda is approcimately 2km from the centre of Hoi An City.

Founded Minh Hai, Chuc Thanh Pagoda was well known because it was there that the Thien Chuc Thanh Chapter of the Thien Lam Te religion originated. Pilgrims come to Chuc Thanh Pagoda to worship Tam The Phat, Di Lac, and La Han. It is now manages by Buddhist Priest Thich Tri Nhan.

Phuoc Lam Pagoda

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Phuoc Lam Pagoda

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Phuoc Lam Pagoda

Phuoc Lam Pagoda is located in the hamlet 2A, Cam Ha Commune, 2.5km north of centre Hoi An. The Phuoc Lam Pagoda belongs to Lam Te Chuc Thanh Buddhist sect, it was built in ancient Asian architectural style, constructed according to the Chinese character “Mon”. It Consists of three chambers, two learn tos and two bell towers. The Pagoda was restored in 1822 and 1893.

Cua Dai Beach

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Cua Dai Beach

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Cua Dai Beach

Cua Dai belongs to Cam An Ward, Hoi An City, about 4km east of the Hoi An center along Highway 608. Formerly, this was the top busy trading port, called Faifo, in South Viet Nam. At present, Cua Dai is the lardest sea tourist zone in Hoi An, with fine white sand duner, emerald water, play with waves, have a sun-bath of rest, of take a poll along the beach while watching the endless waves softly slapping against the shore.

Here, you can enjoy many specialties of Hoi An. It is an unforgettable experience to take seafood served with fresh vegetable from Tra Que and high-quality rice liquor from Phuoc Trach.

Cu Lao Cham (Cham Islands)

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Cham Islands

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Cham Islands

The Cu Lao Cham also called Cham Islands, is situated approximately 20km from Hoi An City, in the East Sea. Covering an area of 15km2, this archipelago include seven islands with evocative names: Hon Lao (Hon Ong), the largest and most populous; Hon Kho Me, Hon Kho Con, so called because of their arid soil; Hon Tai having an ear shaped figure; Hon Dai, resembling a wave; Hon La, that of a boat an Hon Mo, the shape of a tobd. Three mountains rise from Cu Lao Cham: Ngoa Long, Bat Long, and Tiem But.

Still, Cu Lao Cham has more to offer. After a 3 hour canoe trip, one may hop over to the famed Well of the Cham people. Situated in a salty water area, this square bottom well, amazingly, provides clear fresh water all year round.

Visitors to this island can enjoy the landscape, food and entertainment, as well as bathing in the fresh and pure environment.

Chien Dan Towers

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Chien Dan Towers

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Chien Dan Towers

Located in Tam An Commune, about 5km from the Tam Ky City, 60km south of Da Nang City, near the National Higway 1, Chien Dan Tower is a group of three towers built in the 11th or 12th century and dedicated to three deities of the Champa Kingdom: Shiva, Vishnu and Brahma. Today, at the site of the displaying Cham objects, including many high quality statues, which are fascinating to visitors and researchers classified Chien Dan Sculptural works in Chanh Lo Style (11th century to early 12th century).

Tra Kieu Church

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Tra Kieu Church

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Tra Kieu Church

Tra Kieu Church is situated in the old quater of Tra Kieu, 45km south of Da Nang. Is was built in 1722 at one location, and then transferred to its current site in 1865. In 1971, Priest Phero Le Nhu Hao built the present nave according to 17th cmtury European architecture.

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