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New tourist charge in Hoi An

Posted by somtam2000 on 19/4/2014 at 19:20 admin

In the infinite wisdom of local tourist authorities there is now a $6 charge to walk into Hoi An. full story here.

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Posted by anton77 on 22/4/2014 at 23:04

That is right! To walk into Hoi An ancient town, tourists will have to pay for the entrance fee which costs 6 USD/pax

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Posted by busylizzy on 24/4/2014 at 10:57

What gets my goat is that you are expected to pay the $6 fee - only to walk in to the area and get non-stop hassled to spend more money in all the shops. So now you gotta pay for the privilege of spending more money (if you're there for the shopping, that is).

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Posted by penyaringan on 20/5/2015 at 22:24

A $6.00 fee, A $6.00 fee and your goat is UP!! You spend so much travelling the world and your goat gets up and winges about a $6.00 fee to see some true Vietnamese history. You probably spill that much having a night out on Lovely Saigon Green. DEEP POCKETS EH!

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Posted by daawgon on 21/5/2015 at 11:10

I was in Hoi An in early March '15 and no one asked me to pay a Dong!

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Posted by Rachel988 on 31/5/2015 at 20:55

Posted from within Vietnam.

I am in Hoi An, et no, nobody ask me for money...

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