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This site will take you to explore places to eat, hidden-gem tourist attractions, bike rental, as well as a deaf services tour guide like a local in Da Nang - Introduced by Thia Go Danang-style, a famous tourist restaurant in Da Nang with over 2,500 testimonials.
These are third-party services that do not have any form of affiliation with us. They are simply appreciated by many Danangans for low-cost, friendly with the spicy and savory tastes of central Vietnamese diners. However, some places do not meet the clean, noise-free, and English-speaking standards of foreign tourists.
Some recommendations may come from our subjective opinion, but may not be appropriate for others. In this case, we apologize for the inconvenience you may have experienced, as well as cost the time to visit during your very short trip to our beautiful city.
Editorial Team of Thia Go Danang-style
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TOURIST ATTRACTION IN DA NANG
INTRODUCED BY THIA GO DANANG-STYLE
ONE-DAY TOURIST ACTIVITIES IN DA NANG
1. Rent a scooter:
You can call Bao Long English-speaking bike rental service (0937971111) to rent a scooter with 30-minute delivery. Tourists usually prefer to rent Yamaha's Nouvo LX 135cc scooter because of its good fuel economy rate and only 100,000 VND for every 24-hour rent.
2. Watch the sunrise at the peak of the Son Tra peninsula:
The summit of the Son Tra peninsula is called Ban Co peak (chessboard in English), standing at nearly 600m above sea level. From here, visitors can enjoy spectacular panoramic views over the entire Da Nang city, Hai Van pass, Lien Chieu bay, Ba Na hills, Cham islands, and the Bien Dong sea far away.
A small note: you will not be allowed to go up here by scooter, but a manual motorbike, for safety.
3. Linh Ung pagoda and do morning exercises like a local:
Linh Ung pagoda is the largest one in Central Vietnam, located just 12km far from the Ban Co peak on the way down the beach. Lady Buddha Da Nang statue, which is inside this pagoda courtyard, has a height of 67m, can virtually be seen from every corner of Da Nang.
Go swimming at Pham Van Dong beach or My Khe beach. These public bathing spots only charge for keeping your motorbike and bicycle for 3,000 VND each, the rest is free including freshwater bathing service. This activity may take 1 hour of your time.
Danangans often eat bun bo or banh mi or mi quang every morning before going to work. You can explore in "Places to Eat" column.
4. Museum of Cham Sculpture:
This over-one-hundred-year-old museum houses the world's largest collection of Cham sculpture, which was an Indianised civilization flourished along the coasts of what is now central and southern Vietnam for roughly a one-thousand-year period between 500 and 1500.
You will cost 40,000 VND and 30-60 minutes to visit this place.
You can explore in "Places to Eat" column.
6. Afternoon activities in the Marble Mountains visit (dress code):
You should start by climbing the stairway of 156 steps leads to the summit of Thuy Son (meaning Mountain of Wu Xing's Shui). If you do not have enough time, you can do it by buying a round-trip elevator ticket for 30,000 VND. You will not only admire the panoramic view of this beautiful city from this 106-meter height mountain but also visit many Buddhist temples and beautiful caves.
There are several surrounding places to visit here, but you should visit two most famous grottoes including Am Phu (meaning Naraka in Buddhist) and Huyen Khong, as well as two Hindu and Buddhist temples of Tam Thai and Linh Ung. These sanctuaries feature statues and relief depictions of religious scenes carved out of the marble.
These activities may take 3-4 hours of your time.
A small note: you should be careful when shopping in this tourist attraction. They can cut your legs if you don't know how to haggle.
7. Hoi An:
If you are lucky enough to go to Hoi An on the full moon evening, you can experience an ancient small town where the electricity-free, motor-free, that is never seen in our modern times.
After parking your motorbike at the entrance of the town, you will have to walk to go in. On the walking way, you can visit the Fujian Assembly Hall, Chaozhou Assembly Hall, two-hundred-year-old houses, and the Japanese Bridge.
You should have a fast-food meal at the Hoi An night market. This tourist destination is the most identities place of Hoi An, with dozens of handicrafts, food, and souvenir stalls in the sparkling, nostalgic space of the colorful lanterns.
This town is also the capital of Vietnamese tailor-made sewing. The tailors here can finish a suite for you just for 3-4 hours. The price is 70 USD up, depends on the type of fabric.
8. Late-night seafood with wind from the beach and dew from the sky:
Get back to Da Nang, and you can explore seafood restaurants in the "Places to Eat" column.
SECOND DAY IN DA NANG
You should eat for breakfast in downtown before running this itinerary
2. Do morning exercise in Xuan Thieu beach:
Like Son Tra district beach, this beach where is in the far north district of Da Nang called Lien Chieu, will charges you 3,000 VND for keeping a motorbike. The rest is free.
If you visit here in the spring, you can turn right from Nam O Bridge and go 500 m to meet a group of rocks with green moss, which is the most famous check-in point for Da Nang photography enthusiasts.
3. Hai Van pass:
The road along Hai Van pass called to be "a deserted ribbon of perfection—one of the best coast roads in the world" for motorbike. This 20km long road, which has a slope of up to 45 degrees with many narrow U-turn, will give you the feeling of conquering when footing on the top of the pass and watching much scenic beauty from over there. However, because of safety, you need to pay close attention to your motorbike, especially the brakes and should choose a manual motorbike for the most convenient driven.
4. Ba Na hills:
This tourist destination will be where you will spend the most money on Da Nang. You will have to buy a ticket to the top of the hill by cable car and all-in-one play package, with 700,000 VND for each person. The government forbids you to drive yourself up here. You will need at least 8 hours to visit this isolated resort, including 25 minutes to take the cable car to the top.
Besides the famous destinations such as Golden Bridge, 90 games in the Fantasy Park playground, le Jardin d'Amour, Buddhism pagodas, you should discover the hidden-gems behind it. Only about 1km far away from the noisy of a tourist attraction, there is a primeval forest where is home to 256 animals, including 61 mammals, 178 birds, and 17 reptiles. The flora has 543 species, including 136 families and 379 genera here. Ba Na hill is also home to many rare and precious animal species, such as crested argus, Asian black bear, Northern buffed-cheeked gibbon, and more...
You will eat for lunch at the restaurants in this resort, with 180,000 VND enough to be full.
A small note: you should bring a jacket if you want to return to the city at late-night. You will feel of spring in the morning, of summer in the afternoon, of autumn in the afternoon, and of winter in the evening here.
5. Nam Danh seafood restaurant
If you can get back to Da Nang before 5 pm, you should visit this hidden gem. It is so popular with the Da Nang residents that we have to set aside a paragraph to introduce this place, not in the "Places to Eat" column.
Because of the cheap price and the fresh ingredients, this seafood food stall of a fisherman is one of the most famous hidden gems in Da Nang. The price is just from 60,000 VND to 100,000 VND.
Address: K139/H59/38 Tran Quang Khai (this complex house number means that you will meet an alley on the left-side counting 24 houses from the house of 139 Tran Quang Khai, then you will meet 19th house on the right side after turning into the alley).
A small note: because of always busy in the evening, you have to be in the queue, and spend 2 hours here to enjoy fully.
THIRD DAY IN DA NANG
You can explore in "Places to Eat" column.
2. Ecotourism destinations:
There are many ecotourism destinations you can visit in Da Nang. If you like kayaking under a waterfall and playing a zip line games, Hoa Phu Thanh is the name that should be chosen. If you like camping, simply choose Yen Retreat or Jardin du Soleil.
You can explore in "Places to Eat" column, or support us at Thia Go Danang-style (new name of Thien Ly Danang-style).
Our restaurant used to ranked #1 in TripAdvisor popularity index in 2017, win 4.6-point rating from Google Maps with over 2,500 testimonials.
We serve 12 famous Vietnamese foods at a reasonable price with tourist services such as English-speaking, free of noise, and non-smoking.
Address: 37 Ba Dinh
4. Con Market:
In addition to being a main wet market of the city, all the delicious dishes of the Central region must be eaten once here when traveling to Da Nang. Food stalls focus on serving local foods in Hue, Da Nang, and Quang Nam, such as banh xeo, bun mam from Da Nang, banh beo, banh bot loc, banh nam, banh canh from Hue, or mi quang and com ga Tam Ky from Quang Nam.
But the most mesmerizing dish that Danangans loves to visit here is che, a type of traditional Vietnamese sweet beverage, dessert soup, or pudding.
5. Da Nang's Asia Park:
This 880,082-sqm park is opened from 3 pm till 10 pm. With 150,000 VND for each ticket, you can play thrilling, family, or couples games, as well as visit the unique architecture, culture, cuisine of 10 Asian countries, including Japan, China, Singapore, Indonesia, Korea, Nepal, Thailand, Cambodia, India, and Vietnam.
It takes 2 hours for you to window-visit the whole of this place.
6. The uniqueness of the bridges
There are currently 6 bridges in Da Nang, including 2 unique ones for your nightlife enjoy. Cau Song Han (Han River Bridge) will 90-degree rotate, so that boats can cross it around midnight, while Cau Rong (Dragon Bridge) will spit fire or spray water around 9 pm every Saturdays and Sundays, creating an extremely impressive spectacle. The fire will be spat in 2 phases with 9 times each, and the water will be sprayed in 3 phases with 1 time each from the head location of the dragon.
A small note: Do not try to cross the barrier when the Han River Bridge is moving, and do not stand near the dragon's head at the Dragon Bridge if you don't want to be burned or get wet.
7. Son Tra night market:
Son Tra night market, which opens from 6 pm to 11 pm, is very close to the Dragon Bridge. Stalls specialize in cuisine or selling some crafts, painting services, or handmade, even karaoke.
PLACES TO EAT IN DA NANG
This column is edited by:
Thia Go Danang-style restaurant
(new name of Thien Ly Danang-style)
37 Ba Dinh
TOP 5 OF ETHNIC NOODLES DISHES
1. Mi quang
Ingredients often vary, but dishes most often consist of wide rice noodles served with little broth, pork chops, chicken, shrimp, vegetables, peanuts, and rice crackers.
Kiem Lam - 135 Huynh Thuc Khang
Ba Ngan 3 - 37 Phan Thanh Tai
Mi Quang Que - 258 Dong Da
2. Bun mam
Danang-style bun mam is rich with the combination of the smell of mam nem (a type of seasoning sauce) with roasted peanuts, boiled young jackfruit, and roasted pork.
Ba Dong - 141 Huynh Thuc Khang
Ba Thuyen - K424/03 Le Duan
Ngoc Da Nang - 20 Doan Thi Diem
3. Banh canh:
Noodle soup with a thick Vietnamese noodle that is made from the rice flour or the finest flour.
Banh Canh Thu - 78 Nguyen Chi Thanh
Banh Canh Ba Doi - 263 Khuc Hao
Banh Canh Duong Ray - K77A/09 Le Do
4. Bun cha ca
Rice vermicelli orange soup with fried fishcake
Hon - 113/3 Nguyen Chi Thanh
Ba Lu - 319 Hung Vuong
Hoa - 27 Le Hong Phong
5. Bun bo hue
Hue-style noodle soup with the balance of spicy, salty, and umami flavors, but lemongrass is the predominant flavor.
Ba Dieu - 17 Tran Tong
Ba Thuy - 218/4 Dong Da
Bun Huong - 229 Dong Da
TOP 5 OF ETHNIC RICES
1. Com ga
The rice with chicken has a unique texture and taste that the fried mint garnish enhances.
Drumstick: A Hai - 100 Thai Phien
Shredded: Ba Nguyet - 40 Le Dinh Duong
Hainan-style: Cho Lon - 232 Hoang Dieu
2. Com tam
Warm broken rice often served with a slab of grilled pork chop marinated in sugar and fish sauce (sườn), a slice of steamed pork loaf topped with egg yolks (chả trứng hấp), and a mixture of pork skin and thinly shredded pork (bì).
Com Tam Dieu - 88 Tran Binh Trong
Van Huong - 31 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai
Sai Gon Hoang Dieu - 221 Hoang Dieu
3. Com gia dinh - Family-style rice
A typical meal for the average Vietnamese family would include: a large bowl of steamed long-grain white rice, a stir-fry vegetable dish, a plate of fish/seafood or meat or tofu, as well as a large bowl of canh, which means a clear broth with vegetables and often meat or seafood.
Bep Hen - 47 Le Hong Phong
Com 300 - 300 Trung Nu Vuong
Viet Nam - 55 Ly Tu Trong
A sweet or savory Vietnamese dish made from glutinous rice and other ingredients.
Xoi Ba Be - 27 Ngo Gia Tu
Quan 48 - 48 Trung Nu Vuong
Ba Hoa - 37A Nguyen Thi Minh Khai
5. Com chien
A Vietnamese variation of the Chinese fried rice that includes diced sausage, stirred eggs, soy sauce, and onions.
Gia Vinh - 241 Hai Phong
Cho Lon - 232 Hoang Dieu
Mi Xiu 35 - 35 Pham Hong Thai
TOP 5 OF ETHNIC FAST-FOODS
1. Banh mi
A type of baguette that is often split lengthwise and filled with various savory ingredients as a sandwich and served as a meal.
Ba Lan - 62 Trung Nu Vuong
Quynh Anh - 132 Phan Chau Trinh
Co Chi - corner of Phan Chau Trinh, Phan Dinh Phung
2. Cha bo
The most common type of sausage in Danangans cuisine, made of beef and traditionally wrapped in banana leaves.
Ba Huong - 4 Hoang Dieu
Tam Lieu - K49/39 Ong Ich Khiem
Loc - 4A Tran Binh Trong
3. Banh bot loc, banh beo, banh nam
Dumplings originated from Hue, ancient capital of Vietnam, known as having simple, yet sophisticated dishes.
Ba Be - 100 Hoang Van Thu
Nong Nui Thanh - 316/12 Nui Thanh
Que Huong - 441 Nui Thanh
Da Nang's famous fast food is made from pigskin and pig ears.
Ba De - 81 Hai Phong
Ba Cuc - 107 Hai Phong
Tre Da Nang - 12 Hoang Hoa Tham
5. Trung vit lon
Fertilized duck egg with a nearly-developed embryo inside that is boiled and eaten in the shell.
Lanh - opposite of 35 Ngo Gia Tu
Ly Tu Trong - 15 Ly Tu Trong
Hung Vuong - opposite of BigC Hung Vuong