Where to exchange money in Vietnam?
You can easily find currency exchange in Viet Nam counters of popular banks in Vietnam, like Eximbank, Vietcombank, Vietinbank, Agribank, etc, around the city.
How much spending money do I need for Hoi An?
You should plan to spend around d925,417 ($40) per day on your vacation in Hoi An, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors. Past travelers have spent, on average, d199,153 ($8.68) on meals for one day and d378,463 ($16) on local transportation.
Are cars allowed in Hoi An?
There are no cars allowed within the Ancient Town — only bikes and the illuminated boats that ply the river. You can take a 15-minute boat ride for around $5, which only adds to the area’s nostalgic charm.
Is it better to use US dollars or dong in Vietnam?
In Vietnam, you can pay in USD or in Dong, but it’s always better to pay in VND. Prices in shops are often given in the local currency only. If you pay in USD, the exchange rate the vendors are using to convert the price to USD is always to their advantage, making it more expensive than paying in Dong.
Should you exchange money before going to Vietnam?
First off, it’s important to mention that you will get a much better rate when you change your currency in Vietnam, as opposed to changing in your home country. So unless you like giving money away, it’s strongly recommended to wait until you arrive.
How do I get from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An?
1. TRAIN+BUS from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An
- the best way is to travel by train to Da Nang and visit this beach city (20 km from Hoi An)
- travel by train takes about 16-19 hours from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang.
- there are about 7 trains every day of Vietnam Railways on this route.
How many days in Hoi An is enough?
I recommend a minimum of three full days to explore all that Hoi An has to offer. This gives you enough time to see Hoi An and its beaches, spend an afternoon in Da Nang, and maybe take a day trip to My Son (see below).
How much money do I need for 3 days in Vietnam?
For a more comfortable backpacker experience in Vietnam, it’s best to budget around $50 per day. This way, you’ll have more money to spend on things like food, drinks, activities and hotel rooms. For a comfortable mid-range experience in Vietnam, it’s best to budget $60 to $100 per day for your entire costs.
How much cash can you bring into Vietnam?
How Much Cash Can I Carry into Vietnam? There are no restrictions on the amount of cash that travelers can bring into Vietnam, but it may have to be declared at customs. If the cash is in Vietnamese Dong, the individual can carry up to ₫15,000,000 without having to declare it.