Best Things to do in Da Nang



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Da Nang is located at the northernmost point of Vietnam’s tropical zone, with a comfortable climate all year. The wet season lasts from August to December, whereas the dry season lasts from January to July. The highest temperature is 30 degrees Celsius, while the lowest is around 18 degrees Celsius. Da Nang is best visited between March and May, and September and October, when the weather is cool and dry. If at all possible, avoid the summer months of June to August, when Da Nang becomes a popular domestic tourist destination. The weather is hot, but there is minimal rain, and the sea is clear and tranquil.

The following are the top 10 best things to do in Da Nang:


The Hai Van Pass, between Da Nang and Hue, Vietnam. | Flickr

If you visit Da Nang, you should take advantage of the opportunity to visit Hai Van Pass. According to travelers, this is a magnificent seaside route known for its beautiful landscapes on both sides of the road. Because the pass is difficult to navigate, you should hire a local driver for the safest journey. Remember to take a break when you reach the top of the pass to take in the beauty and see the white sand beach of Da Nang, which is known as the world’s most beautiful beach.

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As you reach Da Nang and want to find out more of Cham culture, visiting Cham Sculpture Museum is one of the best things to do in Da Nang. As you know, no museum in Vietnam is better than this one in displaying Champa sculptures dating from 5th to 15th centuries. Besides, the world’s largest collection of Cham sculptures is housed in this museum. Accordingly, these sculptures date from the fifth through the fifteenth centuries. Therefore, this is an excellent opportunity for those who enjoy novelty and want to learn more about the Cham people’s previous culture.


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Visiting My Son Sanctuary is definitely one of great best things to do in Da Nang not only for yourself but also for your companion or your family.

The tower of My Son Sanctuary, which dates from the 4th century, is designed in the Champa architectural style. This is the most popular tourist destination, particularly for those ones who are interested in Champa culture.

The Cham people built My Son Holyland as the place for worship of Shiva God and by the way they dedicated offerings to their Kings. In the past, My Son was the holy site for Cham people but sadly it was damaged in the war.

In 1999, My Son Sanctuary listed as World Cultural Heritage of Vietnam. Today, the site attracts thousands of travelers from many countries who come to find how the Cham people built up these giant amazing temples. In addition, tourists will know more unique Cham culture and their way of life.

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This is a must and one of the best things to do in Da Nang that you should not miss. Ba Na Hills is not only famous in Vietnam but it is also well known worldwide thanks to its special location on the top of mountain and its newly built Golden Bridge.

Upon coming to Ba Na Hills between February to July, you seem to indulge yourself in immense natural setting of Ba Na Hills. Thus, you will experience one of the longest cable cars in the world. As you are coming uphill, you can see how amazing the forest below with beautiful waterfalls.

Next, you will explore and take lots of pictures of Golden Bridge, flower garden and have an exciting entertainment when visiting fun parks located at the summit of Vietnam’s tallest peak. Hence, it offers a variety of recreational opportunities for families with children as well as couples.


Marble Mountain (Danang, Vietnam 2015) | Paul Arps | Flickr

If you are an adventure and outgoing person, Marble Mountains is your choice. Located in Ngu Hanh Son district and only 9 kilometers away from Da Nang city center, Marble Mountains is the great place to explore in half a day. Upon coming here, you can visit 300-year-old marble carving village. As you are walking up stairs, you can discover some of the old Buddist temples dating many centuries ago. Especially, you can explore some of the nice caves here such as Tang Chon Cave, Huyen Khong Cave, Am Phu Cave…

Together with that, if you are going with a local guide, he will tell you about K20 army base and some of interesting stories relating to Vietnam war. We are sure this Marble Mountains Tour must be unmissable and one of the best things to do in Da Nang.


My Khe Beach (China Beach), Da Nang, Vietnam | Da Nang, Cent… | Flickr

If you come to Da Nang in summertime, let’s go to have a swim in My Khe Beach which is one of 6 beautiful beaches in the world. Premium Travel Vietnam recommends swimming in My Khe Beach or along the coastline is one the best things to do in Da Nang city.

Due to warm water and fantastic location, Da Nang has such a great place for beach lovers. Therefore, you not only enjoy blue water of the ocean but after your swimming, you can have a delicious fresh seafood meal with your family at one of the local restaurants.


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It will be a huge miss when you are travelling here and not try some of the best local food of Da Nang. Thus, Da Nang is a paradise for some of the best local foods in Vietnam such as My Quang (Turmeric Quang Noodle), Bun Cha Ca (Fish cake Noodle Soup), Banh Xeo (Crispy Pancake), Bun Thit Nuong (Noddle with Grilled Pork)…


This is the central market in Da Nang. Coming here, you can buy for your family lots of souvenirs and gifts. Furthermore, you can also try some of local foods or buy some fried seafood packs for your friends.


Han River Cruise Danang Guide - explore the beautiful city by the river

What an amazing experience for you to watch beautiful bridges of Da Nang at night. No place in Vietnam has many bridges like in Da Nang city. Because of this, Da Nang is called the City of Bridges. Some of the famous bridges are follows: Thuan Phuoc Bridge, Han Swing Bridge, Dragon Bridge, Tran Thi Ly Bridge…

So, it is a great chance for you to hire a boat and sail along romantic Han River at night to watch bridges in different colors. By the way, you can have such amazing photos and memorable experience while travelling to Da Nang.


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As we are concerned, Son Tra is considered as green lungs of Da Nang. Besides, Son Tra is the Vietnam’s National Park famous for diverse flora and fauna system. Right here, Son Tra is homes to hundreds of The Red-shanked Douc langurs which are on Animal Red Book of Vietnam.

As you are coming on the other side of the mountain, you can see a huge Lady Buddha and visit one of the big Buddist Temple Complexs in Da Nang city.

In addition, you are riding on top of Son Tra Mountain, you can visit Ban Co Peak (Chinese Chess Table) with a panoramic view of the city.

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