When coming to Son Tra Peninsula, visitors should visit Ban Co peak in Da Nang to enjoy the beautiful landscapes.
The way up to winding mountain is a journey that you can experience the beautiful and poetic landscapes of Son Tra peninsula. The sun and wind of the sea mix in a little of the wet forest trees make the journey to Ban Co peak emotional truth.
To reach the peak of the area, you have to climb a steep stairs. According to the legend, there were two deities sitting and playing chess on Son Tra mountain for several days but they were still inconclusive. Then one day, one of them lost the game because being distracted by fairies flew down the beach to take a shower. Out of control, he kicked the chess board into the sea and came back to heaven. Therefore, local people set up the statue of the deity who sat alone in the front of the chess board. The mountain peak’s name has also come from the legend.
Ban Co peak in Da Nang
From the foot to Ban Co peak, visitors can watch the entire Da Nang city with 700m-high. The cooler and foggier weather will give you exciting feelings. A busy city with buildings and nine famous bridges span Han river in your eyes.
Climb to the top of Ban Co was probably the most beautiful morning dawn, when the city was still silent, the nature in the peninsula also has stirred, sunlight flickering across the mountains or in the afternoon when the sun took off, around the peninsula cool winds to the top of the reception desk flag at sunset, trying to diffuse the sun rose from the waters, magical scenery.
The landscape was poetic and romantic and gave us wonderful feelings. There was nothing but nature around us. White wild flowers were almost everywhere on the road surface. In the forest lots of monkeys jumped from trees to trees and took a curious look at strangers.
Reaching Ban Co peak in Da Nang is a dangerous journey but you will the chance to explore and enjoy the wonderful natural pictures.