MYSON HOLYLAND - UNESCO HERITAGE SITE
Myson Holyland was the Hindu center of Champa Kingdom between the 4th and 14th centuries. This site is set in the jungle about 75km from Danang and are the most important remains of the ancient kingdom of Champa and is also a Unesco World Heritage site. My Son Sanctuary is a large complex of religious relics that comprises more than 70 architectural works. My Son is considered to be Champa's counterpart to the grand cities of south-east Asia's other Indian-influenced civilsations: Agkor (Cambodia), Bagan (Myanmar), Aythaya (Thailand) and Borobudur (Java).
Myson Holyland is a Must-See for those people who are interested in architecture and ancient civilizations and is now one of five UNESCO World Heritage sites in Vietnam.
At 8:00 am, our guide & driver will meet you at your hotel and drive to My Son via Tra Kieu formerly known as Simhapura (Lion Citadel), the first capital of Champa Kingdom built in early 4th century and later damaged by the passage of the and the war. In this place today stands a Catholic church at the summit of Trà Kiá»‡u hill.
Continue to drive to My Son for the Cham Dance ( Please note NO PERFORMANCE on Monday ), then discover all the temples in My Son Valley with our tour guide.
Drive back to your hotel at about 14:00 pm.