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Da Nang Travel Guide – Some tips to discover Vietnam’s most dynamic city

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Danang City is located on the Han River; East reaching out East sea with long beaches and Son Tra Peninsula is still wild; the north and west is surrounded by high mountain passes. Hai Van Pass rugged cliff is a natural boundary between the city and Thua Thien Hue. Apart from the natural preference of Danang city is also surrounded by 3 world cultural heritage: Hue, Hoi An, My Son. A little further is the world’s cultural heritage: the National Park Phong Nha-Ke Bang. Da Nang tourism is thus one of the potential sectors of this city.

How to get to Da Nang

By Trains

From Hanoi or Saigon are trains to Da Nang (the North – South), ticket prices range from 300,000 to 1,200,000 VND depending on type of vessel and chairs. It takes 14 to 20 hours to go from two city to Da Nang by train.

Train from Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City through Danang

Train from Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City through Danang

Price: from 300,000 to 1,200,000 VND

By Plane

From Hanoi to Da Nang, ticket prices range from 600,000 to 2.200.000 VND, depending on the airline. It takes 1 hour 30 minutes to Da Nang. Similar to online Saigon – Da Nang.

Price: from 600,000 to 2.200.000 VND

By Passenger cars

Cost around 400,000 – 500,000. Car Hoang Long, Hlink, Mai Linh, Thuan Thao. Time 18 to 20 hours from Hanoi/ Saigon to Da Nang.

Price: from 400,000 – 500,000

Da Nang city guide

Motorcycles: convenient and easy to explore the tourist attractions of Danang. It can be rented at the hotel or car rental points machine, priced from 60,000 – 150.000d/vehicle/day.

Bus: Intercity bus runs to Hue (3 hours) and Hoi An (1 hour).

Taxi: the taxi brand Han River, Tien Sa, Mai Linh, VinaSun Green

Central Business : Hai Chau and Thanh Khe district

Art Museum of Cham Sculpture (often called the Joint Institute Cham): The only museum of world culture care, keeping the relics of the ancient Champa Kingdom.

Dinh Hai Chau Village: The oldest house in Da Nang

Nghia Trung Hoa Vang: population pyramid ruins ruins cinnamon, Ba Temple, ancient Cham wells, Cham ruins and Cathedral Village cinnamon existing facilities. This is the highlight attractions of tourism in Da Nang.

Han River Bridge: the spin bridge is the only current in Vietnam, tourist icons of Da Nang. Every day, the middle of the bridge will rotate 90 degrees around the axis at 0h30, paving the way for large ships pass, and returned at 3:30 the same.

Dragon Bridge: New bridge opened in 2013, connecting straight road from Danang airport to the My Khe and Non Nuoc beach. “The dragon” on demand and the ability to breathe fire like a real fountain at 21h on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.

The Dragon Bridge is a bridge with a dragon over the Han River at Da Nang, Vietnam.

The Dragon Bridge is a bridge with a dragon over the Han River at Da Nang, Vietnam.

Con market: the city’s largest shopping district. Da Nang and the central region. They come with Con today not just for shopping, but it is also fascinating sights of Da Nang tourism.

Location: Puppies II Ward, Hai Chau, Hai Chau District, located near the intersection of Hung Vuong – Ong Ich Khiem.

Son Tra Peninsula area/ Monkey Mountain

Linh Ung Pagoda: Linh Ung Son Tra Pagoda, also known as Linh Ung Bai But Pagoda (Linh Ung Pagoda distinguished from Ngu Hanh Son and Linh Ung Ba Na Pagoda) is the largest temple in the city of Da Nang, both in size and is structural arts.

Linh Ung – Bai But Pagoda is an attractive tourist destination and the biggest pagoda in the charming coastal city of Da Nang.

Linh Ung – Bai But Pagoda is an attractive tourist destination and the biggest pagoda in the charming coastal city of Da Nang.

Tien streams and Da streams: two streams located in the unspoiled beauty of Son Tra mountain, is the familiar destination stop in the tour schedule go to Da Nang, Son Tra peninsula.

But bay(Buddha Bay): Nestled in a beautiful strait, But bay where harmony between the sea to the mountains.

Bac beach: is the new destination tourism development of Da Nang, located in the north bay of Son Tra Peninsula.

East coast beachs of Da Nang

My Khe beach

My Khe Beach in Da Nang Forbes (USA) voted as the 6th most attractive beaches on the planet.

My Khe beach is an excellent tourist destination off shores of Danang

My Khe beach is an excellent tourist destination off shores of Danang

Pham Van Dong Beach

This is the public beach was built at a cost of 12 billion VND, the venue attracts locals and tourists everywhere. Location: Under My Phuoc Ward, Hai Chau district, in the South Sea park

Bac My An Beach

Abeach in Bac My An Ward, Ngu Hanh Son District, Da Nang. Fine white sand and blue water with little difference in temperature throughout the year is the advantage of this beach.

Ngu Hanh Son Area

Tam Thai pagoda: Located at the western tip Thuy Son, a famous mountain in the Marble Mountains.

Non Nuoc stone carving village: the place of manufacture handicrafts marble is famous all over the country and abroad. Location: Non Nuoc stone carving of Hoa Hai Ward, Ngu Hanh Son District.

Non Nuoc beach: 5km there with hill resorts under the Marble cool. Fine white sand beach, gentle slope, soft waves. Sea water is not contaminated, clean, attractive tourists and foreign tourists come to Da Nang.

Other famous destinations in Da Nang

Ba Na – Nui Chua: An Hoa Vang district Mountains of Danang 40 kilometers to the southwest. In Ba Na, visitors will feel the distinct four seasons in one day: morning – spring, noon – down, way – collecting, dark – east. This is the famous destination of tourism in Da Nang.

The Golden Bridge is located on top of Ba Na Hills, so cable car is the only way to reach it.

The Golden Bridge is located on top of Ba Na Hills, so cable car is the only way to reach it.

Hai Van Pass: A place Truong Son mountains jutting out to sea. Steep and rugged, Hai Van Pass is the boundary between the two South – North of Vietnam.

The Cam Ne mat village: The center of Da Nang city 14km southwest of the village of Cam Ne mat of Tien Hoa, Hoa Vang district, Da Nang city. It has long been famous for the traditional flower mat, ever present in the inner court of the Nguyen emperors.

The Tuy Loan ancient village: located southwest from the center of Da Nang city about 15km. Tuy Loan ancient village has over 500 years of age. Ancient villages to Tuy Loan, visitors should not miss the opportunity to taste the specialties as Quang noodle and ricepaper .

Ran Nam O: The center of the village (Nam Hoa Hiep Ward, Lien Chieu District, Da Nang – located between Danang and Hai Van Pass) approximately 2km to the east there is a reef fishermen in the area known as Ran Nam O. Nam O is located in the much algae is home to many species of fish and seafood.

Eating in Da Nang

Da Nang has two biggest markets located in the city center is the Han market and Con market; the new large supermarkets within a few years as supermarkets Da Nang, Metro, Big C hypermarkets, Intimex supermarkets, Rosa Poem supermarket, Nhat Linh supermarket, Ocean supermarkets … This is the main commercial center of Da Nang.

Da Nang has many special dishes like Quang noodle, pork roll rice paper, Xeo cake, Veal meat, fish ball noodles, noodle sauce, sesame cake, fish sauce Nam O .. can buy as a gift courtesy.

14 delicacies in Danang city

Quang noodle

Quang noodle sales to reach morning 9am – 10am in Hoang Dieu, Phan Thanh, Trung Nu Vuong, Hoang Hoa Tham street, some places sell all day as on Nguyen Huu Tho, Nguyen Cong Tru street. Prices range depending on location, custom, large and small around 13000-25000 dong / bowl, ricepaper supplied 3,000/ piece. Hai Phong Quang noodles, Ba Vi Quang Noodles price: 20000-30000 VND / bowl

Quang Noodles is part soup and part salad

Quang Noodles is part soup and part salad

Nam O raw fish

Nam O raw fish must to come Nam O area to enjoy the new tune. Or if not, you can pass Nguyen Tat Thanh or Nam O Bridge and a section called for 40,000 VND

Noodle and fried fish

Location on Hoang Dieu Street (right next to the Hoang Anh Gia Lai building) sold all day from 7am – 21h

Other place sell all night on Hung Vuong Street;

The shop selling morning from 6am – 10am on Tran Cao Van Street (opposite the market Tam Toa). Price from 15,000 VND / bowl.

Traditional Noodle and fried fish on Nguyen Chi Thanh – Hai Chau district. Price: 20,000 VND / normal bowl and 25,000 / special bowl; time served from 6 am – 22 pm, peak hours are 7am – 9am and 17h – 20h dark.

Pork Rice paper

To round you, you should choose the shop on Chau Thi Vinh Te or Hai Phong, Duy Tan, Le Duan, Do Thuc Thinhstreet … due to the price range of 30,000-80,000 VND.

Xeo cake

Price Xeo cake from 5,000 VND / one on Hoang Dieu street, Hai Phong … Xeo cake of Mrs Duong on Hoang Dieu street. Note: there are some other shops have also opened up previously should you pay attention to the sea on the right name.

Beo cake

Not to mention the street stalls in the area Beo cake Con (Hung Vuong street port), Hoang Dieu, Hai Phong, Ong Ich Khiem (on sale from midday, only from September to February each year) … is the place to try . Each cup Beo cake just 1,500 VND.

Cau Mong veal

The Cau Mong veal is the most delicious in Dien Ban district, Quang Nam province,distance from Danang 15 km. There are also Cau Mong veal of Ms Ngoc .

Tea pomegranate

There are many shops sell tea pomegranate but still is the best in Con market or a number of shops on Tran Binh Trong (junction Tran Binh Trong and Ngo Gia Tu str), Phan Thanh str … for only 5,000 VND / glass.

Jackfruit mix

The most delicious in Ong Ich Khiem Road (opposite Hoa Tho textile), Pham Van Nghi … Price is very affordable, only about 10,000 VND / jack plate.

Rice paper clip

White board is priced from 8.000 vnd / 1 or more forks. The best in the alley near Thang Long hotel, Dien Bien Phu street and relatively soy rice paper, rice paper of ms Tu: 354 Le Duan; prices 3000-5000 VND / unit.

Sticky cream

Prices range from 7,000-12.000 vnd / sugar 1 cup at Ngo Si Lien, Hoa Khanh str.

Cocktail Tofu

You can look Nguyen Van Linh str to enjoy delicious tofu dishes with prices ranging from 14.000 vnd / 1 disc.

Salt yogurt and cold jackfruit

Salted yogurt sold in sistrict 3, near the Nguyen Van Troi bridge with super cheap price only 10,000 / tray. Each tray contains 10 jars. In addition, these yogurt shops also sell delicious cold jackfruit with 5,000 / bag.


Price snails average 20,000/plate , with delicious snails as stones snail … it will cost a little more flashy. In Da Nang has a lot of good shop, but many people compliment goes to a real restaurant on Le Duan Street.


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My name is Min Chee, Vietnamese name is Minh Trang. Currently working as an employee of a garment company in Go Vap District, Ho Chi Minh City. Hobbies are travel and beauty. I love to experience and review new products from cosmetic brands. Now i'm working as blogger for Huy Hoa at the website: Beauty and Travel

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