Hoi An Lantern Festival, Hoi An Full Moon Festival
Referring to Hoi An, we cannot help but mention the shimmering old town nights in the brilliant lantern festival, especially on the night of full moon day. This has become a feature that takes place monthly by the city and makes many tourists stay when having the opportunity to travel to Hoi An.
Hoi An lantern festival is held in Hoi An ancient town on the 14th day of the lunar month and becomes more and more beautiful and sparkling on the night of Trung Thu full moon. On the day of the festival, Hoi street people will turn off all electric lights and hang colorful colorful lanterns that illuminate the entire old town. In the night of lantern festival welcoming Trung Thu, Hoi An ancient town seems to become more bright and sparkling than usual in the colors of red, soft yellow, … emanating from lanterns from all small streets.
Below are Lantern Festival Hoi An dates in 2019, 2020 ( in Solar Calendar)
In 2019: January 19th, February 18th, March 20th, April 18th, May 18th, June 16th, July 16th, August 14th, September 12th, October 10th, November 10th and December 9th.
In 2020: January 8th, February 7th, March 7th, April 6th, May 6th, June 5th, July 4th, August 3rd, September 1st, September 30th, October 30th, November 28th and December 27th.
The festival starts from around 6pm until 10pm and takes place in the most crowded and bustling are between the Japanese Covered bridge and An Hoi bridge with many interesting and exciting activities attracting people as both domestic and foreign tourists.
Another interesting activity that took place during the festival was the flower lantern drop in Hoai River, which was lucky, peaceful and happy. Lantern paper lights are usually sold along the river for only 5,000VND – 10,000 VND/ piece.
Coming to Hoi An to join the lantern festival, you will have many more memorable experiences in the space of old town filled with brilliant lanterns shimmering. What are you waiting for without coming to Hoi An and enjoy Hoi An full moon festival!
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