Mỹ Sơn, Duy Xuyen District

Listed as a World Heritage Site, Mỹ Sơn served as a burial place for the Cham royalty and a sacred site for Hindu ceremonies. Built between the 4th and 14th centuries in a blend of architectural styles, the cluster of partially ruined tower-temples remains one of the oldest archaeological sites in the region. Inspect many types of religious stone buildings on the site, such as a brick sanctuary, gate-tower, and a house sheltering valuables offered to the deities. Inside you can find many inscriptions in Sanskrit and old Cham, which portray the ancient rulers' need to receive affirmation from the divine. Using our international travel planner, Duy Xuyen District attractions like Mỹ Sơn can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
Create an itinerary including Mỹ Sơn
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Tours to Mỹ Sơn
Mỹ Sơn Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
3,273 reviews
  • The monuments are in a fairly poor condition, enough to be repaired. Admission 150 thousand. Tour for 2 hours. From the gate, about 1 km will take you electric trolley and then there is about 2 km circuit around the ruins. We were there in the afternoon and we were just our expedition (about 20 people) and another 10 visitors. It was terrible hot and so we bought the water that was the most expensive on our entire trip to Vietnam. At the end of the tour was still about 10 min a demonstration of dances and music. It was quite nice and interesting.
    View original
  • I am always fascinated by places of worship and historical remains so this was a real treat for me ! So much history and so many stories to be heard about this Hindu Temple grounds,very enjoyable day ...  more »
  • It’s a nice historical place although at the moment there isn’t a ton there. If you’ve been to Angkor Watt there is absolutely no point to come here. If you haven’t and want to a couple interesting looking small temples then it’s worth the visit.
  • Very nice bombed temple's for the year 400 till 1100. The tour guide was very good! Gives a lot of information. Don't go between 1 and 3 o'clock in the afternoon because its too hot and there is almost now shadow there
Places to stay near Mỹ Sơn

Plan your trip to Duy Xuyen District

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Side trips from Duy Xuyen District

Duration: 8​h