Tour Hoi An - Marble Mountains – Hoi An
Mountains have been exploited as a popular tourist resort
because of its alluring beauty. Stone steps carved into the
mountain lead to the Buddhist Pagoda where Buddha is worshipped.
At the back of the pagoda is Huyen Khong Cave. In the past, the
pagoda paid tribute to Hindu and Buddhist gods and is now
dedicated to Cham deities. Huyen Khong Cave was the base (simple
hospital) for Vietnamese revolutionaries during wartime.The
Marble Mountains, also referred to as Ngu Hanh Son or Mountains
of the Five Elements, consist of five marble mountains: Thuy Son
(water) which is the highest, Moc Son (wood), Kim Son (metal),
Tho Son (soil), and Hoa Son (fire).
08:00am leave Hoi An for Marble Mountains. Climb up the
stone stairs and enjoy the panoramic view of the nearby
countryside, and visit caves , pagodas.Get down the mountains in
another direction to visit the stone village in here, where the
local skilled sculptors create many Marble products, which are
exported to countries worldwide.
Drive back to Hoi An .
To know about tours in detail, visitors can contact at some
Quang Nam Tourism Promotion and Information Center
Add: 51 Phan Chu Trinh St, Hoi An City, Quang Nam Province
Tel/Fax: +84.510.3916961 / +84.905738082 (Mrs. Tam)