Son Tra Peninsula 

  • Address: Son Tra District, about 10 km northeast of Da Nang City.

In ancient times, Son Tra was an island consisting of 3 high mountains: Nghe Island, Mo Dieu Peak and Co Ngua Peak. After a long period, the seawater flowing along the coast has gradually deposited alluvium to form a promontory running from the mainland to the island. The Son Tra Peninsula is now home to renowned tourist areas such as Bai Rang, Bai Da, Bay But, and Linh Ung Pagoda.

Panorama view in Son Tra Peninsula

Panorama view in Son Tra Peninsula 

Hai Van Pass

  • Address: between Thua Thien Hue Province and Da Nang.

Hai Van Pass is located across the majestic Bach Ma Mountain Range and is part of the Truong Son Mountain Range. With the pristine scenery, this pass was one of the top 10 most beautiful coastal roads in the world. Coming here, you will see the mountains, zigzag passes, coast and panoramic city views of Da Nang.

hai van pass da nang

Hai Van Pass is the best choice for motorbike backpackers

If you are a genuine motorbike backpacker, it is definitely impossible to ignore this zigzag route. And if you choose a car, you can go through Hai Van Pass Tunnel. This is the longest road tunnel system in Southeast Asia with 6,28 km long.

My Khe Beach 

  • Address: Vo Nguyen Giap Road, about 3 km east of the Da Nang City.

My Khe Beach has a length of 900 meters. It is famous for its fine white sand, blue water all year round and surrounding beautiful coconut trees. The best time for you to travel to My Khe Beach is from April to September. What’s more, there are many services for tourists such as fishing, windsurfing, diving and yachting.

My Khe Beach - places to visit in da nang

You can have a perfect vacation trip on My Khe Beach

Cam Ne mat making craft village

  • Address: Cam Ne Commune, about 14 km south of Da Nang City.

Cam Ne is a famous traditional mat making village in the Nguyen Dynasty. When visiting this village, you will explore the process and what materials to make mats. Besides, you can participate in local activities such as singing folk songs, watching water puppet shows and festivals.

Cam Ne mat making craft village da nang

Cam Ne mat making craft village

The Dragon Bridge 

  • Address: Nguyen Van Linh Road, Da Nang.

Located in the heart of Da Nang, Dragon Bridge not only has a special design compared to other bridges, but also has received many prestigious awards for architecture and fine arts. It has the shape of a dragon of the Ly Dynasty stretching out to the sea.

Dragon Bridge da nang - places to visit in da nang

Special shape of Da Nang Dragon Bridge

If you stay in Da Nang on Saturday, Sunday nights, don’t miss the water - fire live performance here. This performance will start at 9:00 PM and the total time is about 5 minutes.

da nang dragon bridge night view

Live performance in Dragon Bridge

Hoa Phu Thanh Area

  • Address: Hoa Phu Commune, about 35 km from Da Nang City.
  • Price:


Entrance ticket

Waterfall skiing


Dinghy rental


100.000 VND (~ 4.09 USD)/ person

300.000 VND (~ 12.28 USD)/ person

60.000 VND (~ 2.46 USD)/ person 

200.000 VND (~ 8.19 USD)/ hour

  • Active hours: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

Hoa Phu Thanh Tourist Area is divided into two distinct zones: the serene stream area, perfect for camping enthusiasts and the exciting waterfall zone. It offers various activities such as waterfall skiing by rubber boat, ziplining, and dinghy sailing on the lake.

Hoa Phu Thanh Tourist Area

Young tourist is excited when playing extreme sports

Ngu Hanh Son Complex

  • Address: Huyen Tran Cong Chua Road, about 7 km southeast of the city.

Ngu Hanh Son Complex is a masterpiece of natural landscapes that was created for Da Nang. It consists of 5 limestone mountains rising along the coast with massive architecture works. Coming here, you can feel the balanced beauty of the natural ecoregion and the unique spiritual-cultural life. 

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Panorama view when looking down at Ngu Hanh Son

Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture

  • Address: Trung Nu Vuong Road, Da Nang.
  • Price: 60.000 VND (~ 2.45 USD) per person.
  • Active hours: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

The last place to visit in Da Nang is the Museum of Cham Sculpture, situated at the center of Da Nang City. This museum is the largest place to store and display Cham cultural artifacts today. The displaying ancient relics area is up to 2,000m2. Coming here, visitors have the opportunity to explore the ancient prosperous kingdom of Champa with its historical cultural values ​​and unique quintessence.

Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture

Artifacts from ancient Champa Kingdom 

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So, through the above article, I introduce you to one of the worth-living cities in Vietnam with diverse attractions that cater to every traveler's taste. From the pristine Son Tra Peninsula to the cultural richness of the museum, the top 8 places to visit in Da Nang promise a journey like no other. If you would like to experience Vietnam package tours, please contact New Asia Tours on our website.