Hoi An lies along the estuary of the Thu Bon river, which in the past provided navigable access to the hinterland. By the end of the 19th century the river started to silt up and is now too shallow for navigation by larger ships. Nowadays along the river are the remains of the ancient port and picturesque waterfronts.

01 Boats anchored in river 02 Boats anchored in river 03 Boats anchored in river 04 Boats anchored in river 05 Canoe
06 Waterfront with houses 07 Canoe 08 Boats anchored in river 09 Boats anchored in river 10 Restaurant on river at night
11 Restaurant on river at night 12 Riverfront at night 13 Riverfront at night 14 Street flooded by river at night 15 Street flooded by river at night
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