Da Nang is a young city that has been strongly developed and changed in recent years. Previously, the only symbol of this city was Han River Bridge. Nowadays, Danang has other ones like Dragon Bridge, Tran Thi Ly Bridge and “Carp turns into a Dragon” statue. Coming to Danang, tourists will be impressed by the friendliness of local people, beautiful clean beaches and rich cuisine. To help you not miss top places to visit in Da Nang, the article will show top 4 attractive tourist sites.
In addition to Han River Bridge, Dragon Bridge is regarded as a new symbol of Danang. Today, the majority of visitors to Da Nang choose this bridge to take pictures and watch the dragon flaming fire and water on weekends. The bridge was inaugurated in March 2013 and was selected as the bridge designed in the most unique way in Vietnam with 6 lanes for two separate directions. This is the only bridge in the form of arches in Vietnam up to this time. The dragon head is designed to describe the dragon head under the Ly dynasty and the dragon tail is in the shape of a lotus. The bridge crossing the Han River connects the two sides of the city with many other famous bridges in Danang such as Han River Bridge and Tran Thi Ly Bridge.
My Khe Beach
Coming to Danang, almost no one miss the opportunity to spend time for relaxation on My Khe beach, which is regarded as one of the best beach destinations in Vietnam and selected by Forbes magazine as one of the six most attractive beaches on the planet with a romantic clean white sand beach. You will have an occasion to take part in the sea sports and activities such as diving, fishing, windsurfing, paragliding and playing soccer. Moreover, every year, in summer, Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism organizes activities of cultural exchanges along My Khe beach.
Ba Na Hills
This is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Danang. Recently, there has been a significant increase in creating new amusement areas with many interesting activities for families and groups of tourists. The first impression of this place is the fresh atmosphere. The temperature here is 6℃ or 7℃ lower than that in the city. There are a lot of activities at Ba Na Hill. To explore all of them, you may have to spend all day here.
The main attractions in Ba Na include the French village, which is built in the French architecture with quite a few restaurants. The highlight is the square with water fountain placed in the middle of the destination where a host of visitors come to take photos. In addition, you should not skip the large indoor amusement park where you can visit Wax Museum, climb mountains and try being freely fallen.
In April 2014, Ba Na hills started to open the Le Jardin D’Amour Flower Garden, where quite a lot of flowers were planted, This area has many beautiful landscapes, which is suitable for young girls to be photographed. You can relieve stress when taking a stroll and listening to French love songs.
Son Tra Peninsula
About 10 kilometers from Danang city center to the northeast, with a diverse conservation area, Son Tra Peninsula is regarded as a primeval forest in the heart of the city. From the top of the chessboard on the peninsula, you can watch the panorama of the city and My Khe Beach. It will take you a morning or an afternoon to visit Son Tra peninsula. The places to visit here are Linh Ung Pagoda with a 67-meter statue of Bodhisattva and an 800-year-old ancient banyan tree.
In addition, Son Tra peninsula is also attractive to the tourists who love to take pictures. From above, you can admire the panoramic view of Da Nang city and along the coastline, there are many natural beaches and fishing villages. This is really an ideal destination for photographing.
Above-mentioned are some of the beauty spots in Danang. Besides, these tourist attractions, you can spend time visiting some other ones like Hoa Phu Thanh waterfall, Ngu Hanh Son and Hai Van Pass. Additionally, you do not forget to enjoy Danang’s cuisine.