Marble Mountains is 8km from Da Nang Center, Marble Mountains is a cluster of 5 mountains possessing the beauty of a charming sea and sky region with historical, cultural and historical values. profound spirituality. It seems that anyone who knows Da Nang knows Ngu Hanh Son.
Marble Mountains is so famous that many people want to see Marble Mountains as a symbol of Danang city. Fantasy space, dreaming, temples and caves … not far from the city center, Ngu Hanh Son has long been a real paradise for tourists.
Following the eye-catching coastal road towards Hoi An, visitors will surely be attracted by this giant “rockery” named Ngu Hanh Son. With names named after the five elements theory: Kim Son, Moc Son, Thuy Son, Hoa Son and Tho Son, each mountain here carries different legends and mysterious beauty. Marble Mountains due to geographical structure is a complex of interesting and beautiful caves.
Of all the verbs Guan Yin (Kim Son), Huyen Vi (Hoa Son), to Am Phu, Hoa Nghiem, Linh Nham, Van Thong, Thien Long, Thien Phuoc Dia (Thuy Son), perhaps beautiful and floating. Ngu Hanh Sonat language must mention the Huyen Khong cave, located on Thuy Son mountain. As an open, dry, luxurious and airy cave, on sunny days, from the rocks above, the light effect from the streams to nature makes Huyen Khong fanciful and dreamlike like a place of future.
The interesting thing in the journey to discover Ngu Hanh Son is the interwoven system of magical caves and ancient temple complexes. These include Quan Am Pagoda; Linh Son Pagoda; Pho Da Son pagoda; Long Hoa, Hue Quang, Tam Thai, Linh Ung pagodas… Relying on the mountain, the pagodas here and in nature possess a deep, solitary and sacred look rarely found anywhere else.
Nearly 200 years ago, King Minh Mang came here. He himself named the mountains, caves, temples. No one knows names such as Ngu Hanh Son, Huyen Khong, Hoa Nghiem, Lang Hu, Tang Chan, Van Nguyet, Thien Long, etc. that made the king think about how much time it took. But one thing is certain, among the worries of national livelihood, in the heart of this king, the sight of Ngu Hanh Son occupied an important part as a pride of a beautiful southern land.
From before the 15th century, Ngu Hanh Son was a place of worship of the Champa gods according to their beliefs. The Vietnamese in the Southward journey brought Buddhism in and along the process of building temples became increasingly noticeable here. The natural caves and pagoda system in Ngu Hanh Son have just randomly and consciously created a harmonious beauty, with charm, inviting but also with hidden ideas, hiding many feelings. Unexpected contact during the tourist’s itinerary.
Like many other places, these mountains surround themselves with many different legends. The poetic space of the landscape and the fairy-tale side of ancient stories have brought Ngu Hanh Son an intention that few places have. In Chinese philosophical thinking, the Five Elements: Kim, Moc, Thuy, Fire, and Earth are the constituent elements of the universe. The number 5 is extremely important in thinking and in Eastern life. Looking like that, in coincidence, the five tops: Kim Son, Moc Son, Thuy Son, Hoa Son, Tho Son all contained in themselves anomalous looks.
Non Nuoc stone carving village
After hours of traveling in the Ngu Hanh Son Legend, visitors will stop at the Non Nuoc stone carving village at the foot of the mountain. As one of the traditional villages in Da Nang, nearly 400 years old, it is famous for beautiful and sophisticated stone art products created by skillful hands of artisans.
Visiting the sculpture facility in Non Nuoc craft village, visitors cannot help admiring the abundance and liveliness of the items for sale. Here all kinds of products with all kinds of sizes made from stone will make it difficult for tourists to refuse to buy a product of the stone village as a souvenir or for relatives …
- Thuy Son Cave: VND 15,000 / person.
- Hades Cave: VND 15,000 / person.
- Students: 5,000 VND / person.
- Elevator: 15,000 VND / person / time.
- Can take the yellow bus, No. 1 from Da Nang – Hoi An for 25,000 / person to stop at Ngu Hanh Son, takes about 15 minutes.
- At the foot of the mountain, is a village of fine art sculpture, can buy stone products, jewelry, … about gifts. Or witness firsthand how to make the finished products of artisans.