Danang is Vietnam’s third largest city so traveling Danang and Ba Na Hills never stop hot due to its beauty of fairyland, friendly service and unforgettable experiences. That’s why you shouldn’t miss the following great things to do in Danang when travelling this interesting tourist destination.
Enjoy a trip on Ba Na cable car
If you are afraid of height, you will almost be freed yourself out of your fear thanks to the majestic surrounding landscape when seeing from the inside of cable compartment. Indeed, here owns the picturesque landscapes. Moreover, this cable system is also one of the longest cable car systems in the world.
It will take you to 2 different transfer stations. With the first transfer station, you can visit the pagoda on a nearby mountain while with another, there is a park is in the process of perfecting.
In general, the view is throughout the Da Nang city, Ba Na Hills and many winding waterfalls around. That is what all the most amazing trip bring. Due to the price of each excursion about 35 USD (equivalent to 700.000VND), Ba Na Hills will be an unmissable tourist destination in Danang for sure.
Visit Phap Lam pagoda
After the renovation, this pagoda has become famous little by little with the giant Golden Buddha statue in the precinct of pagoda and 3 other major statues placed outside.
This arrangement created a shimmering and dazzling landscape for this place. The most ideal time to enjoy the quiet atmosphere of this pagoda is in the sunrise or sunset.
Rent a motorbike or bicycle to stroll around the city
With the advantage of terrain, Danang is considered as a seaport for boats to dock. This city is nestled between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City so it is easier to go to the neighbouring provinces and cities from Danang.
You yourself can drive northbound to Hoi An and stay overnight at a small town with a reasonable cost then drive to Hue – the ancient city with lovely homes of the same architectural style of the ancient historic appearance.
On this trip, you can also search for some specific and novel landscapes during the trip by stopping at a few small villages where you may first get your hands on the cultural and artistic real folk of Vietnamese.
Visit the Pho Da pagoda
It was founded and built by superior Buddhist monk Thich Ton Thang in 1927 and was restored several times until 1983 so this pagoda is an unmissable destination at Danang.
The architecture of pagoda has been ranked in order of great and it was featured more by the big oval lake in front as well as the higher 3 metres white stone of Guanyin (the goddess of holiness and love).
Besides, there is an extremely impressive monument which has been erected in this important position within at least 30 years with the purpose of teaching Buddhist monks and studying the values and core knowledge of Buddhism.
Experience the Marble Mountain
To have a really special excursion, let you spend a whole day to enjoy and explore the Marble Mountain – this mountain is named after five elements of the earth and sky.
With a large number of caves and tunnels connected together by nature, you cannot but be excited and curious to explore every corner of this mountain. In addition, staying overnight at hotels in this area will bring you a lot of exciting feelings.
Check in the Jardin d’Amour flower garden
This flower garden is designed after French architecture in harmony of the Danang paradise’s nature and climate.
Danang has a picturesque love garden where is created from the smaller gardens with the high-faluting and sweet names: Tryst Square, Uyen Uong Garden, the Garden of Eden, the bridge of love.
Taste wine in the centennial cellar
The Debay cellar was built cross into the mount on the top of Ba Na Hills by French in 1923. After many ups and downs of history, war, this cellar has been restored.
In the process of visiting the wine cellar, you will find out how to preserve wine of French and enjoy delicious wine at the Debay bar. You can also buy wine at the bar to give your family as gifts.
Bow low Gautama Buddha on the Linh Ung pagoda
Ba Na’s Linh Ung pagoda is located at an altitude of 1400m. Especially, there is the 27m majestic Duc Bon Su Statue with the 6m lotus pedestal which was built by extremely stable cement and steel rod
Take the climbing-mountain train
This train to Ba Na Hills will help you approach the landscapes easily: Linh Ung pagoda, flower garden and ancient villas.
Explore the indoor Fantasy Park
This Park serves a wide variety of modern entertainment such as: thrilling games, climbing challenges and bumper cars. Enjoying the up-to-date and novel 3D, 4D movies will bring you the true experiences of life.
Besides, countless entertaining games for all ages will give your family the comfortable and relaxing moments even forget your tired life.
Visit the beautiful French village
32 buildings were built on an area of 21.000m2 with vivid landscape system and the vast square especially it is the simulation of the ancient Church. French village reflects the whole picture of latter-day France full of romance and elegance.
See Toc Tien Fall from on high
On the cable car to Toc Tien Fall, you will be enjoyed the panoramic view of waterfall from on high. As legend has it that fairies used to come here to play and admire the beautiful scenery so they forgot coming back the heaven.
That’s why they leave their long hair spread through 9 rock layers for the form of monumental myth Toc Tien Fall.