1. Son Tra Peninsula.
Just 10 km from Da Nang city center to the Northeast, Son Tra Peninsula called “A jungle in the young city” in National Nature Reserve Zone which is put under the national regime of the forbidden forest. The Peninsula in famous for its richness in ecological catego- ries of fauna and flora, including many rare animals. Linh Ung pagoda in Son Tra peninsu- das in Da Nang city with the highest Guan Yin statue in Vietnam.
Son Tra Peninsula and Danang Beach Management
Address: 133 Ho Nghinh Street – Son Tra District – Da Nang
Tel: (+84) 236 2218898
2. Museum of Cham Sculpture.
Museum of Cham Sculpture was built in 1915 and officially inaugurated in early 1919. Total number of artifacts on display in the museum is up to 500 artifacts and they are divided accord- ing to the geographical area where they were discovered. The museum has 3 national treasures that are Tara Bodhisattva Statue, My Son E1 Altar and Tra Kieu Altar.
Address: 01 Trung Nu Vuong Street – Da Nang
Tel: (+84) 2363572414 (Ticketing department)
Opening hours: 7:00 to 17:00
3. Marble Mountains.
Located 7km to the southeast of Da Nang city center, the Marble Mountains consist of five mountains: Kim Som (Metal), Moc Son (Wood), Thuy Son (Water), Hoa Son (Fire), Tho Son (Soil). With good terrain and charming landscape, the Marble Mountains have a great attraction for spiritual tourism. Especially the Avalokitesvara Festival held annually on 19/2 lunar month at- tracts many vistiors on pilsrimage.
Address: 81 Huyen Tran Cong Chua Street – Da Nang
Tel: (+84) 2363961114 ( Ticketing department )
4. Da Nang Beach.
Voted as “One of The World’s Most Luxurious Beaches” by Forbes, it has beautiful poetic clean white sands.
Most beaches offer various choices of services such as fishing, water skiing, diving and yacht racing.
Da Nang Rescue Teams work from 5:00 to 20:00 daily to ensure tourists’ safety
5. Ba Na Hilss Mountains Resort.
The longest single – wire cable car system: 5.771m
The highest distance between the departure and arrival terminals 1.368m
The longest non – stop cable: 11.587m
The heaviest cable roll 141,24 tonnes
Located 25 km to the southwest of Da Nang at an altitude of 1,487m, Ba Na Hills is considered as “A temperate hideout in the tropical forest” for the cool climate around the year. Tourists may enjoy four seasons within one day.
6. Hai Van Pass – The World’s Most Grandiose Landscapes.
The Hai Van Pass winds along the slopes of Hai Van Mountain, at an altitude of 500m and it is also the boundary between Thua Thien Hue Province and Da Nang City. On suny days, visitors can clearly see the panorama of Da Nang, Tien Sa Port, Son Tra Peninsula, Cham Islands… and the long stretch of golden sand with gorgeous blue water.
7. Dragon Bridge.
Dragon Bridge is considered as the Vietnam’s most unique bridge. The six-lane bridge is currently the only the bridge with a single steel arch in Vietnam. The head simulates Ly Dynasty’s dragon in Vietnam. Its tail is designed as a stylized lotuz. Dragon Bridge is over the Han River, connecting Da Nang airport with beautiful beaches.
Fire and water spraying time: On Saturday and Sunday weekly, 20:50 stop the means of transport, 21:00 Spray fire 18 times and spray water 3 times.
8. Han River Bridge.
Han River Bridge is over the Han River in the Da Nang center. The Bridge connects Pham Van Dong Street with Le Duan Street and East side with West side of the Han River. Han River Bridge – the first swing bridge in the country inaugurated in 2000 after nearly tow years of construction with contri- butions of residents accounting for 30% of the total cost of 117 billion dong. Han River Bridge is a symbol of new life, rising aspira- tions of the city.
On Saturday and Sunday weekly
23:45 stop the means of transport
00:00 swing in 30 minutes
– Total length: 444, 2m
– Design load: H10 – X60; pedestrian 300kg/m2
– Maximum size of ship: 50m width, the height is unlimited
– Feature: the bridge can swing along the river for 5000 – ton – ships going through
9. Special Culture.
– Da Nang Museum
Located in the center of Da Nang city stores, displays and introduces the material spiritual cultural heritage to domestic and international tourists who visit, learn, study historical and cultural traditions and people of Da Nang. The museum has more than 2,500 documents, photographs, val- uable artifacts on the history and culture of Da Nang city and vicinity.
Address: 24 Tran Phu Street – Hai Chau District – Da Nang
Tel: (+84) 2363886236 / 3849277 – Fax: (+84 236) 3887635
– Ho Chi Minh Museum
Branch of Military Zone V exhibits the life and revolutionary career of President Hồ Chí Minh. Besides, with 12 rooms and 12 concepts, the museum also display picture, artifacts of people and soi – dries of Mikita Zone 5 in two wars against the invaders.
Address: 03 Duy Tan Street – Hai Chau District – Da Nang
Tel: (+84) 2363624014 / 3615982
Visiting Hours: All weekdays
– The Traditional Performing Arts Program
The Traditional Performing Arts Program is held weekly at 19:30 on Wednesday and Saturday in Nguyen Hien Dinh Classical Drama Theater to serve the residents and tourists. The program consists off folk dances, Champa music and an attractive excerpt of Tuong (Vietnamese classical drama).
Address: 155 Phan Chau Trinh Street – Da Nang
Tel: (+84) 236 3561293 – Fax: (+84) 2363561291
10. Local Cuisine.
Fish cake noodle soup
Vietnamese sizzling cake
Belly pork and vegetables wrapped in soft rice paper
Da Nang grilled beef patty