Shopping guide in Hoi An

Hoi An is not only well known as one of most attractions of Vietnam with unique architecture sites, the best street food and stunning beaches, but also is famous as heaven for shopaholics.

Hoi An Central Market

If you want have the great experience about the unique Asian markets in Vietnam, Hoi An Central Market is the right place. This is a typical local market; the products are sold here all most seafood, fresh fruits, vegetables as well as many kinds of prepared meals

Address: Nguyen Hue and Tran Phu Streets, Hoi An, Vietnam


If you want to find the best quality and affordable shop for buying cloth, you can go directly to cloth market in order to avoid high price and fake products.

Tailors speak both French and English – most stores are open from 08:00 to 21:00. And remember that don’t to be shy to bargain when you want to buy something at market.

Where to buy:

  • Cloth Market: 01 Tran Phu Street, Hoi An/ Opening Hours: 06:00-22:00

Tailor shop

Tailoring clothes or shoes in Hoi An is quite famous. It ‘s famous by skillful of local tailors in each part when creating clothes. If you want to find something special and unique in Hoi An, tailoring is your choice.

There are many reasons for people to visit Hoi An and for most making tailor made clothes is their list of ‘things to do’ when visiting.

Where to go:

  • BeBe Tailor: 11 Hoang Dieu street, Hoi An
  • ADong Silk: 62 Tran Hung Dao street, Hoi An

Art gallery

If you want to find some art gallery about traditional Vietnamese life including nature, people and costumes; many depict a bygone era by talented local artisans, 155 art galleries is the best place.

Where to go: 155 Art Gallery- 155 Tran Phu Street/ Opening Hours: 10:00-22:00


The best place to some souvenirs and handicrafts in Hoi An, you can go some charity shop and buy it directly. At these shops, all products are sold which will be returned 100% of the profit right back to the person who made it as shop overheads and running costs are taken care of by the foundation

Where to go:

  • Lifestart Foundation Workshop: 77 Phan Chau Trinh, Hoi An/ Opening Hours: 09:00-17:30
  • Reaching Out: 103 Nguyen Thai Hoc / Opening Hours: 10:00-20:00


To buy superior quality sterling silver jewelry made by owners Phil and Nguyen with best quality, Lotus jewelry should be your place if you want to buy these precious things.

Where to buy: Lotus Jewelry- 53, Le Loi Street/ Opening Hours: 08:00-22:00

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