10 popular places to visit in Danang, Vietnam
The famous tourist destinations in Danang include My Khe beach, Linh Ung Son Tra, Ba Na Hill. The list of top 10 places to visit in Danang below will give you the right moments of relaxation at the beautiful coastal city of Danang ….
My Khe beach in Danang
As always, this is one of the most popular places to visit in Danang. My Khe Beach is voted by Forbes as one of the 6 most beautiful and charming beaches on the planet. This place attracts visitors by the clear blue water and smooth white sand. It is also a place for a series of exciting sea tourism activities that take place from April to September.
My Khe has the advantage of the beach extends to more than 90 m. The sea system is attractive for tourists to swim, participate in fun activities and sports. The system of high-class coastal hotels is also the ideal destination for tourists’ trip. A variety of coastal restaurants with rich, fresh seafood will be an interesting food fair for visitors.
Listening to the murmuring waves of the sea, walking under the smooth white sand, or sipping weekend delicacies at the system of coastal restaurants will be relaxing moments. It is impossible to forget whenever you have the opportunity to visit this city. In almost Danang travel guide, My Khe Beach is a destination that travelers should not ignore.
Ba Na Hill tourist area
Ba Na Hill Tourist Area is in the list of 1 of the 10 most impressive cable cars in the world. It includes three Suoi Mo – Ba Na, Debay – Morin, Toc Tien – L’Indochine routes with a total of 201 cabins. The cable is serving with a capacity of 3,000 guests/hour.
Ba Na Hill tourist area is not only known for its impressive cable car but also a convergence of hundreds of attractive destinations. This makes visitors easily conquered by mysterious beauty with a vibrant tourist activity.
Built on contemporary French architecture, Ba Na Hill tourist resort dwells on a mountain 1489 m above sea level. Hence, Ba Na Hill is also like a miniature Sapa in the city of Da Nang. Therefore, visitors will feel clearly 4 seasons on the same day at this resort. This is also an ideal condition for hundreds of flowers to live and grow such as hydrangeas, orchids, artichokes, etc. It brings colorful flowers to Le Jardin D’amour Garden Ba Na Hill.
The first impression that visitors must admire is the ancient, luxurious beauty of a mysterious European town. It is located just above the high mountain up to 1489 m. Moreover, Ba Na Hill has the design of harmonious and impressive lines in the European style. Therefore, Ba Na Hill seems to be able to bring a true Western breath. Visitors can feel everything right on the home country yourself.
Besides the beautiful Le Jardin D’amour flower garden, the Debay wine cellar is brewed for thousands of years in the heart of the mountain or the unique mountaineering train system is attractive activities in Ba Na Hills. Linh Mieu Ba Linh Ung Pagoda, Linh Phong Bao Thap, Asia Park is an exciting entertainment paradise that you cannot ignore. Join the record rotation, climb mountains, 3D movies, the haunted forest, … will be all fun things to do in Da Nang.
The Marble Mountains (Ngu Hanh Son)
Ngu Hanh Son is a landscape of 5 limestone mountains rising onto a coastal sandy beach. It covers an area of about 2km2, including Kim Son, Moc Son, Thuy Son, Hoa Son, Tho Son. It is located from the center of Da Nang City about 8 km to the Southeast.
The Marble Mountains is the place to bring visitors to mysterious and interesting spiritual stories. Ngu Hanh Son is known as an ancient Cham excavation and imprints of ancient culture such as the tomb of General Tran Quang Dieu’s mother, Princess Ngoc Lan temple, … It also has historic sites of struggles of Vietnamese characters such as the tunnel of her husband’s mountain, Ba Tho cave, Kim Son mountain, Am Phu cave, etc.
In addition to the sacred spiritual tourism destinations, the stone carving village is also a stop that you cannot miss when visiting Ngu Hanh Son. Ngu Hanh Son stone carving village has developed over 400 years ago. From the marble found in Marble Mountains stone sculptors have produced hundreds of Buddha statues, bracelets and jewelry. They are extremely sophisticated and eye-catching stones. This is also one of the largest stone carving villages in the country, exporting to the world and friends in the region.
Linh Ung Son Tra
Running along My Khe beach towards Son Tra, Linh Ung Son Tra beach is the next stop that you cannot miss when coming to Da Nang.
Linh Ung Son Tra is one of the outstanding Linh Ung quartets in Da Nang. The highlight of Linh Ung Son Tra is the 67m high statue of Quan Am Buddha (the highest in Vietnam). The Buddha image stands with its back to the mountain, facing the sea. One hand presses the eighteen, the other holds a jar of orange juice as a procession of peace for the people heading out to sea. It brings many prayers for a crop of calm waves and peaceful nationalism..
The whole Linh Ung spiritual tourist resort is located on a hill with a tortoise-shaped image facing the sea, like a vast primeval forest. This place is also considered the convergence of heavenly spirit and human hearts.
In addition to unique architectural features, it is also a place for spiritual convergence. It is the intersection between mountains, rivers and the sea. It is also a place to converge spiritual energy of heaven and earth and people’s hearts. In the early days of the year, tourists from all over the country also pulled together to Linh Ung Son Tra. They come to pray for happiness and peace for a favorable year of sailing.
Asian Park is a place to help you explore the endless world with many thrilling games and fun family games for the first time in Vietnam. It includes Golden Sky Tower, Singapore Sling, Carousel Festival, …
Besides, Sun Wheel is one of the 10 largest revolutions in the world. Sun Wheel is a magical door that opens up an Asian cultural entertainment space with outstanding works. This include Thanh Thanh Gate, Clock Tower, Dragon Boat, Buddha image.
Asia Park is the gathering place of typical Asian cultural works representing 11 countries in the region. It also has indoor recreation area, regional cultural cuisine featured for visitors to explore and experience.
The Da Nang bridges
Known as one of the cities of the bridges, Da Nang possesses an average of 10 bridges. So in our Da Nang Travel Guide, I would like recommend the 4 most prominent bridges: Dragon Bridge – EEA award for architecture, river bridge. Han is the only rotating bridge in Vietnam. Tran Thi Ly is unique tilted cable stayed bridge. Thuan Phuoc bridge is the largest hammock bridge in the world.
Bridges are not only a place for trade and travel of Da Nang people. It also become a trademark of this beautiful city itself. At night, this is considered the most suitable time to see the panoramic view of the city. Tourists can choose for themselves a Han River tour to see the whole city. At the same time they can admire the unique performances from these tourist bridges.
In addition, in 2015 Da Nang also successfully exploited and built the legendary Love Bridge on Tran Hung Dao Street. The east of Han River is an interesting dating and sightseeing place that visitors cannot miss.
Hai Van pass, Da Nang
Hai Van Pass, also known as Deo May, is a mountain range crossing Bach Ma. It runs close to the sea, dividing the boundary between Thua Thien Hue province and Da Nang. With a height of 500m above sea level and possessing a wide view of a vast land area, Hai Van Pass in the past was conferred by the Emperor Minh Mang as ‘The First Noble Emperor.’
In the past, because the road was not developed and had many wild animals, there were often not many people passing. But in the future, Hai Van was considered as one of the interesting destinations that tourists should not ignore. From Hai Van Quan, visitors will admire a long mountain embracing the entire city of Da Nang. The city as a small oasis nestled in the middle of heaven and earth, full of idyllic and beautiful.
Hoi An – Quang Nam
Although Hoian belongs to Quang Nam province but this is also one of the best places to visit in Danang. It is only about 30 km from the Da Nang center. Hoi An (Hoian)is known as one of the few remaining ancient cities of Vietnam. It possesses distinctive beauty which is hard to find anywhere else. What impresses visitors is the system of old houses that still retain the beauty of the ancient Vietnamese. The fabric stalls and paintings lined up side by side throughout the long road.
Hoi An is known as a real paradise for travelers to learn and discover about Vietnamese people. These drawings are very honest and extremely emotional. With its own beauty that foreign tourists love even more about this ancient city. Locals often jokingly say: Hoi An is a city of Westerners. As wandering into any corner, you also encounter a very simple Western family walking on the road. During the time of moving to Hoi An, you can come across some food points to enjoy famous dishes. This might include Cao Lau Hoi street, Mi Quang, … Visiting Hoi An is absolutely in your list of things to do in Da Nang.
You can check our latest Hoian travel guide and best places to visit in Hoian as well.
Than Tai Hot Spring
The hot spring is considered as a place to visit in Da Nang that you cannot miss to fully enjoy every emotion of this city. Than Tai hot spring is located at NH14G, Hoa Phu, Hoa Vang, Da Nang. At Than Tai hot spring park, you will experience a different feeling. You are immersed in the majestic and poetic nature with the immense primeval forests of Nui Chua Nature Reserve. Than Tai hot spring park is known as the masterpiece that nature bestowed on the capital of Central Vietnam.
Slide Hoa Phu Thanh waterfall
Hoa Phu Thanh waterfall sliding resort is in Hoa Phu village, Hoa Vang district, Da Nang. This is one of the attractive tourist destinations when owning an artificial waterfall with a length of 3 km. The whole stretch of waterfall is a sliding adventure full of adventure and fun, challenging any visitor. To join the falls at Hoa Phu Thanh, you can register for a schedule at 10am or at 14:00 pm. Visitors can also participate in the zipline overhead flights, have lunch and eat in the huts on the stream.
Above are 10 famous and interesting places to visit in Danang that you should not miss. Wish you have a meaningful and fulfilling trip with our Da Nang Travel Guide!