Top 10 Things To Do in Da Nang
1. Han River Bridge
Danang is named “the city of bridges”,Visiting Da Nang, shouldn’t miss the poetic Han River with the most famous bridge is the Han River Bridge - the first swing bridge in Vietnam symbolising the city’s renovation process.

At 0:30 every midnight, traffic is stopped from crossing the Song Han Bridge, the middle part of the bridge turned 90 degrees around its axis to allow the large boat to pass and at 3:30 am, it returns to its position.

Walking along river side and waiting for the moment when the bridge spinsare the interest of many local people and visitors as well, brings them emotions that’s hard to express. Some people say that not seeing the Han River Bridge spin means not coming Danang.

2. Dragon bridge
Dragon bridge is one of new success symbols of Da Nang City. Da Nang’s Dragon Bridge was awarded with an Engineering Excellence Grand Award by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) at the awards gala of this association held in New York, U.S.A. It is a breathtaking blend of artistry and functionality, and a new prime tourist attraction. The Dragon Bridge breaths water and fire at 9:00 PM at weekend to serve the local residents and visitors to enjoy.

Especially, from Sky Bar Restaurant of our hotel – D&C hotel, you can enjoy the moment Dragon Bridge breaths water and fire.

3. Sun Wheel Da Nang
Sun Wheel has the impressive height of 115 meters and weight of 980 tons, includes 64 cabins, each cabin contains 6 people, so Sun Wheel can carry up to 384 passengers each turn with the speeds of 15 minutes per one cycle.Sun Wheel in Da Nang is one of the top 10 largest ferris wheel in the world.

Tourists play the game having a great opportunity to not only admire Da Nang from many different heights, but also enjoy a statue of 20-tonne Maitreya Buddha which was built near the wheel

Located in the Asian park on 2/9 Street.

Ticket price: 50.000 VND/each turn, this price will be just applied from 18th July to 31st December, 2014.

The child under 1 meter is free.

Open time: from 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM.

4.Cham Museum
The Cham Museum showcases the sculptures from the Champa or Cham people who inhabited and ruled Central Vietnam from 192 AD to 1835. The museum was built by the French with heavy Cham influence showcased in the architectural design. The Cham Museum in Danang is the largest collection of Cham sculpture and artwork in the world. Whenever visiting the museum, you still perceive an individual atmosphere particular to this place, the reverie of reminiscences.

Address: 02 - 2/9 Street.

Ticket price: 30.000 VND/pax, and 5.000 VND/pax for student.

The child under 6 years old is free.

Open time: from 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM.

4. Son Tra Peninsula
Son Tra Peninsula is 10km from center of Danang city to the North-east and is 693 m high above sea level with its primeval forest has been attracting more and more tourists with each passing year.

Coming to Son Tra Peninsula, The destinations you should not ignore such as: - Linh Ung Pagoda

Son Tra Linh Ung Pagoda is located on top of the backrest firmly Son Trawhich a height of 67m and 30m in diameter lotus, is the largest pagoda in Da Nang in terms of scale and artistic architecture.

- Son Tra Giant Banyan Tree

An amazing and unique giant banian tree with dozens of roots spanning down to ground. The tree may reach up to 1,000 year – old, 20m hight, 9 root- clusters. Largest roots reach up to 1m in diameter.

- Chess board Peek

If you have a chance to climb here at dawn or sunset, the scenery is fantastic. The clouds are all pink and appear so close to you. The sun is hidden but the light reflects on the sea surface and makes the water glistening. From “Chess board Peek” you can take a look at the whole Da Nang city and the bow-shaped seashore forming Da Nang Bay.

5. Hai Van Pass
Hai Van Pass is located along the Hai Van mountain side, between Thua Thien-Hue and Da Nang city. It is the highest and the most beautiful pass in Vietnam (about 500 meters above sea level), and it is the final mountain belonging to Truong Son.

Here, tourists also see Tien Sa, Son Tra peninsula… and the sand-bank. Coming to Hai Van, you will be sunk into natural space and historical trails of ancient Vietnamese.

6. My Khe Beach
My Khe Beach in Danang is one of the most spectacular beaches in Vietnam. The leading American economic journal named it as one of the six most attractive beaches on the planet.

My Khe Beach is famous for its fine white sand, moderate waves, warm water year round, with poetic, beautiful coconut surrounds. Tourists can swim almost year-round, but summer is the most appropriate, ranging from May to August. Not to mention, due to shallow coast, guests will feel comfortable just to relaxing swim, just to watch the majestic Marble tops and Cham island…

6. Marble mountains
Driving 9km south of Danang city center on the famous beach front boulevard Truong Sa, travelers can find one of the most popular attractions of the region, the Marble mountains. It is a group of five marble and limestone mountains, named after the five elements of the ancient oriental philosophy: metal “Kim Sơn”, wood “Mộc Sơn”, water “Thủy Sơn”, fire “Hỏa Sơn” and earth “Thổ Sơn”. Climbing up the mountain can be done in 2 ways: by elevator or by stairs. From there, you can visit the pagodas and beautiful natural-made caves and explore and plenty of views out over the beach.

Tickets price for “Thuy Son”: 15.000 VND/pax.
Tickets for the Hades cave: 15.000 VNĐ/pax.
Fares elevator service: 15.000VND/pax/one way (roundtrip: 30.000 VNĐ/ pax ).
Open time: 07: 00 AM - 05:30 PM.

7. Ba Na Hills
Located in the Truong Son mountain range 30 km to the Southwest of Da Nang at an altitude of 1487m. So the temperature of this place is cool, the average temperature in the summer is about 18 degree Celsius. Come to Ba Na Hills, you will feel four distinguish seasons within a day: morning- spring, noon- summer, afternoon - autumn and evening- winter and admire the Cable Cars system achieved 4 Guinness World Records “the longest one line car cable in the world (5,771.61m); the highest difference height between departure and destination (1,368.93m); the longest non-stop cable (11,585m); and the world heaviest cable rolls (141.24 tones)” . when enjoying the feeling of floating on a cloud right on Cable car.

The cable car tickets:
+ For Da Nang People:
Ticket for adult: 350,000 VND/pax.
Ticket for child from 1 m – 1.3 m: 250,000 VND/pax.
Child under 1m : free.

+ For Vistor:
Ticket for adult: 500,000 VND/pax.
Ticket for child from 1 m – 1.3 m: 400,000 VND/pax.
Child under 1m: free.
Open time : From 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM.

8. Hoi An
Hoi An is a small town on the bank of Thu Bon river in the central of Quang Nam province. It is one of the most famous destinations in the middle part of Viet Nam, 30km far from Da Nang. The town was the very important trading port of South - East Asia from the 15th to the 19th century, where Chinese from various provinces as well as Japanese, Dutch and Indians settled. These caused a lot of effect with the architecture of Hoi An and was recognized as the World heritage by UNESCO.

Especially, if you visit Hoi An on the night of the full moon (14th or 15thlunar month) - You will have the opportunity to admire the town is lit up with thousands of lanterns, locals dress up in traditional costume, and music and dance shows are performed throughout the old town.
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