What to do in Da Nang
Table of Contents
- 1 What to do in Da Nang
- 1.1 Champa Sculptural Art Museum
- 1.2 Han River Bridge
- 1.3 Dragon Bridge
- 1.4 Con Market
- 1.5 Son Tra Peninsula/ Monkey Mountain
- 1.6 Linh Ung Pagoda
- 1.7 Tien stream and Da stream
- 1.8 But Beach (But Bay)
- 1.9 My Khe Beach
- 1.10 Tam Thai Pagoda
- 1.11 Non Nuoc stone carving village
- 1.12 Ba Na – Chua Mountain
- 1.13 Hai Van Pass
- 1.14 Cam Ne Village
- 1.15 Tuy Loan Ancient Village
- 1.16 Sky Well
- 1.17 Nam O Reef
Are planning to travel to Da Nang? But you do not know what to do in Da Nang? The following article sums up all the famous, beautiful and mysterious sights in Da Nang. Every year, Da Nang organizes a wonderful fireworks festival which attracks travellers from across the globe.
Champa Sculptural Art Museum
Champa Sculptural Art Museum (often called the Cham Museum) is known as the world’s only museum of Cham culture. This is the place which preserves relics of the ancient Kingdom of Champa. Its address is No. 2, Street 2/9, Hai Chau District, Da Nang.
Han River Bridge
The Han River Bridge is built on the main axis of Bach Dang Street and connects Hai Chau District with Son Tra District. This bridge is the pride of inhabitants. The bridge is sparkling and striking in the middle of the city when night falls. Particularly, every night, the Han River Bridge rotates 90 degrees around the center of the bridge in order for large ships to pass through.
Accordingly, Han River bridge rotates from 11pm – 12pm on Saturday and Sunday. At the same time, they prevent vehicles from moving through on the bridge 15 minutes before the bridge starts rotating until the end of the rotation.
The new bridge, which was inaugurated in 2013, connects the Da Nang Airport to My Khe and Non Nuoc beaches. The “dragon” on the bridge has the ability to spray fire and water as a display at 2100h on Saturday, Sunday and holidays.
Is the largest shopping mall in Da Nang and the central region. The number of visitors going to the market is not just for the shopping, but also for the sightseeing. It is located in Hai Chau II ward, Hai Chau district, the intersection of Hung Vuong street and Ong Ich Khiem street.
Son Tra Peninsula/ Monkey Mountain
Located about 10 km from the center of Danang city to the east, Son Tra is considered a “jewel”, with long, winding coastline and diverse fauna and flora. The peninsula is situated in Tho Quang ward, Son Tra district with an area of 4,439 hectares of land. It has a long stretch of coastline, greenery all year round, and with Hai Van Pass cover Da Nang City and Da Nang Bay.
Linh Ung Pagoda
Linh Ung Son Tra Pagoda, also known as Linh Ung Pagoda at But Beach (different from one at Ngu Hanh Son and Ba Na) is the largest pagoda in Da Nang city in terms of size and architecture.
If you are a fan of spiritual travelling then this will be an ideal destination for you. With a beautiful location, large area and outstanding architecture, Linh Ung Pagoda is an interesting place to visit.
Tien stream and Da stream
Two beautiful wild streams are located in Son Tra Mountain. They are popular sites for Da Nang tours to Son Tra Peninsula.
But Beach (But Bay)
Nestled in a very beautiful strait, Bai Beach is a place of peace between the sea and the mountain.
My Khe Beach
It is about 3 km from the center of Da Nang city. If you go across the Han River Bridge and go straight Pham Van Dong street for about 1.5 km to the east, you will reach My Khe. This beach is famous for its fine white sand, gentle waves, warm water all year round, and coconut trees. In particular, My Khe voted by Forbes as one of the six most attractive beaches on the planet. This is an ideal destination for those that really dont know what to do in Da Nang.
Tam Thai Pagoda
Located in the west of Thuy Son Mountain which is one of the five famous mountains of Ngu Hanh Son.
Non Nuoc stone carving village
Is the place where marble arts and crafts are famous both in Vietnam and abroad. Its location is Non Nuoc stone carvings in Hoa Hai ward, Ngu Hanh Son district.
Ba Na – Chua Mountain
A mountain range in Hoa Vang district, 40 km from Da Nang to the southwest. In Ba Na, visitors will feel four separate seasons in one day: morning – spring, noon-summer, afternoon – autumn, evening – winter. This is one of the most famous destinations of Da Nang tourism.
Hai Van Pass
Is where Truong Son Mountain Range protrudes into the sea. Rugged and dangerous, Hai Van Pass is the boundary between the South and the North of Vietnam.
Cam Ne Village
Located 14km from the southwest of Da Nang City, Cam Ne Village in Hoa Tien Commune, Hoa Vang District, Da Nang City. For a long time, this place has been famous for the traditional flower patterns, which were present in the Nguyen Dynasty during the reign of the kings.
Tuy Loan Ancient Village
The ancient village, located in Hoa Phong commune, Hoa Vang district, about 15km from the center of Da Nang city. Tuy Loan ancient village is over 500 years old. Visiting this ancient village, you will have the opportunity to taste dry rice cakes and Quang noodle.
Located in the Ba Na Nui Chua Nature Reserve, Da Nang, is famous for the Ba Na Hills resort. Wildlife is a source of inspiration for people with outdoor activities such as trekking, hiking, camping or bathing. It is an interesting spot and from it, you can see all of what to do in Da Nang.
Starting from the car park of Ba Na cable car system, tourists have to conquer 7.5 km of winding mountain pass, cross the stream and the forest to reach the “point”. This place is isolated and pristine.
Nam O Reef
About 2 km from the center of Nam O village (Hoa Hiep Nam ward, Lien Chieu district, Da Nang – located between Da Nang and the Hai Van pass) to the south east , there is a reef. Fishermen in the area called it Nam O reef. Nam O Reef is rich in algae and is home to many precious species of fish and seafood.
The above are just some of the famous places you can visit when traveling to Da Nang. Hopefully it helps a little to know what to do in Da Nang before you visit this beautiful part of Vietnam. Hopefully, the sharing of the information above will help you on your upcoming trip. Wishing you an enjoyable and rewarding holiday!