Top must-see places in Da Nang

Da Nang is now becoming one of the must-see destinations for both Vietnamese and foreigners. Coming to Da Nang, southervietnamtravel thinks you should not miss these typical tourist attractions to enjoy the whole travel.

Han River Bridge

When it comes to Da Nang, we can’t help but mention the romantic Han River and Han bridge – the first swing bridge in Vietnam. The bridge is built on the main axis of Bach Dang street, connecting Hai Chau District with Son Tra District. Every evening, this beautiful cable-stayed bridge shines brightly in the middle of Da Nang – the young city.

Han River Bridge

Han River Bridge at night (Source: Internet)

At about 0:30 every day, the bridge swings on its axis to allow shipping traffic to pass along the river. Then around 3:30, it returns. Waiting for the swing moment of Han River Bridge is the pleasure of many local people as well as tourists. That is such an excitement that people say that “Not seeing the swing Han River Bridge means that you haven’t traveled to Da Nang yet.”

Son Tra Peninsula

Son Tra is the name of a mushroom-shaped peninsula in Son Tra District, located 10 km north of Da Nang city center. Coming to Son Tra, visitors can have “up to the forest, down to the sea” experience by taking some activities such as exploring the old Son Tra forest; swimming at My Khe Beach or But Beach; going fishing with local fishermen, scuba diving, visiting Tien Sa lighthouse, visiting Linh Ung Pagoda and having a panoramic view of Da Nang city from Son Tra peak…You cannot miss one of the top must-see attractions in Danang.

Linh Ung Pagoda

Linh Ung Pagoda in Son Tra Peninsula (Source: Internet)

Ngu Hanh Son

The center of Da Nang city about 7km, located in Hoa Hai Ward, Ngu Hanh Son District, adjacent to Non Nuoc tourist area, Ngu Hanh Son is the rocky mountain including Kim Son, Moc Son, Thuy Son, Hoa Son and Tho Son, which looks like the small mountains emerging between an immense sand dune. To Ngu Hanh Son, visitors usually come to the big mountain Thuy Son, Tam Thai pagoda, the Huyen Khong cave, Linh Nham cave, Van Thong cave, Lang Hu cave, Van Nguyet cave …At the foot of Ngu Hanh Son, there is Non Nuoc Stone Carving Village, which is handcrafted by local artisans.

Ba Na Hills

Ba Na Hills

Ba Na Hills from above (Source: Internet)

Ba Na Hills located in Hoa Ninh commune, Hoa Vang district and is 40 km southwest from Da Nang. Ba Na has great ecological and tourism values and it’s a national nature reserve. In Ba Na, at an elevation of 1489 m above sea level, visitors will feel all four distinct seasons just in one day: Spring in the morning, Summer at noon, Autumn in the afternoon and Winter at night. Coming to Ba Na, you should not ignore places such as Linh Ung Pagoda with a 27m high statue of Brahma, Suoi Mo, Toc Tien Waterfall, etc.

Recently, Ba Na Hills also attracts tourists to Da Nang by Fantasy Park Entertainment Center. It has a wide range of different games that can meet entertainment needs of all ages, from fun games for children and kids, challenging and adventurous games for young people and adults. Besides, here you can also find many delicious dishes from Europe to Asia as well as local food and many souvenir stalls with various types.