Top beaches in Hoi An including An Bang beach, Cua Dai beach and Cu Lao Cham beach are the best places to relax in Central Vietnam. In which, An Bang beach ranked 22nd in the top 25 most beautiful beaches in Asia voted by Tripadvisor in 2018, and top 50 most beautiful beaches in the world voted by CNN Go in 2011.

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Hoi An beaches
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Hoi An is a famous tourist city in central Vietnam. Besides the ancient architecture, picturesque old streets, this city also attracts tourists with its beautiful beaches. The ideal time to visit the best beaches of Hoi An is from May to July

I - Cua Dai beach - one of the best beaches in Hoi An

Cua Dai beach is about 4km south of the center of Hoi An city and about 27km southeast away from Da Nang airport. This beach impresses a large number of tourists with endless strips of white sand. This beach is incredibly nice for sea activities such as swimming & diving in the blue sea, sunbathing on the long smooth white sand shore, or admiring the brilliant sunset. 

Cua Dai beach in Hoi An is so rich in marine animals. Taking a night fishing tour is a great thing to do (for a tour priced at $22 - Cua Dai Cu Lao Cham Marine Fishing Service - 0988171303). 

Cua Dai beach in Hoi An

A corner of Cua Dai beach - Source: VnExpress

Some nice places to stay in Cua Dai beach: 

- Victoria Hoi An Beach Resort & Spa:

About 5 minutes walk from Cua Dai beach, this resort offers many kinds of great services to guests. 

Room rate: $86 - 259/night

Hotline: +84(28)62909720

- Palm Garden Beach Resort & Spa:

Located on Lac Long Quan Street, this resort is one of the best beach resorts to stay in at Cua Dai beach. 

Room rate: $112 - 237/night 

Hotline: +84(235)3927927 

II - An Bang beach - top 3 best beaches in Hoi An

An Bang beach is located in Cam An ward, about 5km from the Old Quarter of Hoi An and about 24km southeast of Da Nang airport.

An Bang best beach in Hoi An

An Bang beach - Source: Foody

An Bang beach ranked 22nd in the top 25 most beautiful beaches in Asia voted by Tripadvisor in 2018, and top 50 most beautiful beaches in the world in 2011 voted by CNN Go. The long sandy beach is the best choice for beach activities such as surfing, taking a water motorbike, or kitesurfing. Hunt renting fee is about $2 for those who want to relax on the sandy shore.

Some great places to stay near An Bang Hoi An beach: 

- Aira Boutique Hoi An Hotel & Villa: 

Room rate: $55 - 300/night 

Hotline: 0235 392 69 69

- The Blue Alcove Hotel:

Room rate: $47.5 - 225/night 

Hotline: 0235 651 65 16

III - Cu Lao Cham beach - top 3 best Hoi An beaches

Cu Lao Cham is a cluster of islets located in Tan Hiep commune, Hoi An, about 20km from the center of Hoi An city. The right time to travel there is from March to August.

Best Hoi An beach

Cu Lao Cham (Cham Island) - Source: Bestprice

You can get to Cu Lao Cham island by: 

- Taking a canoe from Cua Dai pier in about 20 minutes, with a cost of nearly $7

- Taking a boat from Bach Dang wharf in 3 hours

+ Departure time: 7:15am 

+ Go back time: 11am

+ Boat ticket price: $1.3

Cu Lao Cham was honored by Forbes magazine in the top 10 most beautiful beaches in Vietnam in 2019. In particular, this is one of the best beaches in Hoi An which is most famous for its beautiful coral reefs. Diving to admire the coral tour costs about $35. 

Other points of interest in Cu Lao Cham are Champa Ancient well, Hai Tang Pagoda, Yen islet, Tan Hiep market. Homestays are the best choice for a long trip. 

The beaches in Hoi An Vietnam are always the best beach destinations in Vietnam with their stunning beauty. Visiting these beaches, do not forget to enjoy seafood dishes such as fried squid with fish sauce, grilled stingrays with lemongrass, and dried squid salad, and so on. Hoi An - a hub of culture and food in central Vietnam is a must-visit destination visit. Here are the top attractions in Hoi An that you should not miss visiting.

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