Tet Festival is the most important holiday in the cultural life of Vietnamese people because this is a special occasion for those who live far away from their families to be back to their origin and spiritual values that have become the tradition of Vietnamese generations. Some attractions visitors can discover during this upcoming Tet holidays.
1. The first-ever balloon flights to take off from Hoi An city to My Son Sanctuary. You will be able to have good views of immense paddy fields, nice beaches, charming town and holy towers during 30 or 60-minute trips.
2. Hoi An Light Festival will take place from Jan 27 to Feb 8 with a unique light show ever. This promises to be a spectacular feast of music and light with laser and 3D mapping technology. Each show lasts from 8-10 minutes at 19:00, 20:00 and 21:00 daily.
3. Welcome Tet Festival in Hoi An style with a floating flower garden, a lantern installation art, a lot of folk games such as pot breaking, spring boat racing, learning how to make lanterns, coconut leaf folding, the reappearance of the Tet pole, etc.
4. Visit handicraft villages for their own festivals such as the Good Crop Praying Festival at Tra Que Village, the Death Anniversary of the Founder of Kim Bong Carpentry.