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My Son Sanctuary

Duy Phu Commune, Duy Xuyen District, Duy Xuyen, Vietnam
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The remains of the kingdom of Champa, which flourished from the 2nd to the 15th century.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“angkor wat” (183 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Duy Phu Commune, Duy Xuyen District, Duy Xuyen, Vietnam
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Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

Lovely visit today, we had a guided tour there our guide was fantastic he took us into the main area we then walked across the bridge and got a van up the hill once we were up the hill we then walked along a beautiful...More

Thank ippyEngland
Reviewed November 20, 2016

My Son Sanctuary is about 45minutes to an hour away from Hoi An which is not far. Upon reaching the site, you have to buy the entrance ticket which is 150k viet dong. Then walk a short distance where you will be able to take...More

1  Thank tazo1201
Reviewed November 19, 2016

Please bring a guide to this tour if you have the chance. We went here with Andy's Tours and got so much interesting information about the Cham people and the various mysteries surrounding them. Their lost building techniques which restorations experts still lack understanding of...More

1  Thank Alex M
Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Crumbling site of temples dating back to the Champa people. Heavily bombed during the war as it was used as a military base by the VC. Looted by the French during colonial reign. Good guide, informative, but a little anti American, made me a little...More

Thank windcall
Reviewed November 15, 2016

My Son Holy Land is not very far from Hoi An (roughly 1 hour by car), is famous for its oriental architecture and ancient civilizations, it was once known as the former kingdom of the ancient Cham people in Central Vietnam. Most of the temple...More

1  Thank Matthew-Duong
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Rented a taxi for a day and we visited My Son in the morning and Hoi An in the afternoon. The whole thing cost less than 20 percent of the hotel offered tour. If you have visited Angkor and Jogja this site might underwelm you...More

Thank ZuluMike
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Scenic temple ruins to be accessed by tourbus. The ride is a little long (1hr) and it might be better to hire a private guide on site or travel in a smaller group. Very beautiful mountains, ruins and nature in general. Interesting cultural history and...More

1  Thank Anika D
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

Today we rented scooters from Hoi An and drove about 40-60 minutes to My Son. The drive wasn't bad although maps.me had a hard time getting us to the highway. When we arrived we paid 10 000d for parking and another 150 000d each for...More

2  Thank Emily C
Reviewed November 10, 2016

It is smaller than Angkor Wat but it is still very beautiful. Works are carried out till today to restore the temple. From the entrance you need to walk a bit to hop on a buggy. It is about 5 minutes journey to the place....More

Thank Leisure93
Reviewed November 10, 2016

Is a very interesting place to go. Lots of history and the buildings are very slowly being rebuilt with the very stones they were first built with.

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February 8, 2018|
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Response from dlcnomad | Reviewed this property |
I like tours, but I don’t think you really need one for the particular historic site. I hired a driver with car from the hotel where I was staying. He dropped me at the main gate and it took me about two hours to tour the... More
Ivy A
December 16, 2017|
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Response from JayGun | Reviewed this property |
You need a few hours. Not sure of the temperature in March. Do a google.
July 23, 2017|
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Response from Sharon C | Reviewed this property |
no dresscode, short and singlets are fine. My Son is really hot, best to bring along an umbrella or a cap.