Sipping a cup of coffee by Han River, visiting Marble Mountains, or sightseeing Da Nang city from the top of Ban Co (in Son Tra mountain) are activities you should not miss out on if you only have a day to spend in Da Nang scenic beach city.
Let’s start a new coming day by watching and enjoying the sunrise at My Khe beach. Ideally, the great time to wait for the sunrise is from 5 to 7 o’clock morning. That time, the large area of My Ke beach turns out a vivid, lively picture covered with warm rays of sunshine. My Khe beach comes a hustle and bustle space as fishers are hurriedly going out to sea and pigeons are busily flapping their wings at the same time. Wonderfully, that fresh, bright and uncomplicated picture will definitely make you more excitement and energy for a day of sightseeing.
Leaving My Khe beach, it is perhaps to 7.30 am, you should drop in a restaurant and have your breakfast. Actually, It is various of food for breakfast in Da Nang with reasonable price (about 6000 VND to 30.000 VND) such as fried fish noodles, steamed glutinous rice with chicken, Quang noodles, or burgers..etc. After all, let you sip a coffee to keep good sense for the whole enthusiastic day.
After appetizing breakfast, now is time for you to discover the beauty of Da Nang city. The first stop could be Cham sculpture museum in the corner of Bach Dang street and Trung Nu Vuong road. The work of art built by French aimed to preserve, exhibit Cham Pa’s sculpture relics. Nowadays, there are more than 2000 artifacts kept in museum including 500 objects showed inside house and the remainders are still scattered throughout campus. Beyond Cham museum, you remember to visit Da Nang cathedral on Tran Phu street, the building was designed with Gothic style (pointed dome art) in 1923, especially, the art is more attracting with a chicken statue glued on the lightning rod. When you love historical architecture, want to learn about combination of architecture styles, and like nostalgic features, experienced hours in Da Nang central city promises to be wonderful time with you.
Da Nang is not only famous for its beautiful landscapes, but it also recognized as a well-known cuisine destination. At lunch time, you are advised to try on rolled girdle cake and pork that is said to be one of the most renowned dishes in Da Nang. Normally, this popular food includes girdle cake, pork and raw vegetables but its key point is secret of making tasty sauce with fragrant smelling. You are certainly feeling of delicious and unforgettable taste after trying once time.
In the afternoon, Marble mountains tourist attraction, 8 km southeast of Da Nang city centre is worth seeing. This is a cluster of five marble mountains lying close to the sea so it is dubbed Hon Non Nuoc, which means Mountain and Water in Vietnamese. In Marble mountains (Ngu Hanh Son), you will see the combination of natural beauty and historical, cultural, spiritual values. Here, you can explore glistening mysterious caves as masterpieces of mother nature such as Huyen Vi, Am Phu, Linh Nha, Van Thong, Thien Long…,particularly, Huyen Khong is known as a beautiful cave with many stalactites, considered as a special natural beauty place, spiritual atmosphere. Besides, you will easily perceive a world of peace and serenity when entering the space of temples and pagodas. Each of mountain possesses different temples that filled with historical and cultural values, surely, you will feel valuable moments here. In addition to, Non Nuoc stone carving village located at the foot of Marble mountains will be ideal place to sightsee. Coming to one of the oldest villages in Da Nang, the well-known place for beautifully and exquisitely handmade stone products created by the skilled hands of artisans, you will have chance to admire all those wonderful works created by patient craftsmen right in front of you. All the stones for the works are taken and transferred from the Marble Mountains.
After Marble mountains, you are guided to discover Son Tra peninsula. It is compared as the precious pearl of Da Nang city, the land of vast primeval forests, the home of rare plants and animals, the place of beautiful beaches, amazing sceneries…that Son Tra peninsula becomes a promising destination. Taking an adventure to this location, you can join in many exciting activities like scuba diving and discovering beauty of colorful coral reefs, fishing together with fishermen or contemplating the homeland from helicopter. Beside promenading on the beach, we suggest you visiting Linh Ung pagoda on the top hill to both see the highest Bodhisattva statue and have feeling of cool, fresh and restful seconds.
At night, you should take time to sip a cup of coffee by side of the Han river bank before you leave this lovely city because Da Nang is likely wearing a new clothes when the night falls down, it is colorful, sparkling, peaceful but strange, miraculous. To drink coffee in mouthfuls and enjoy cool air of sea will be unforgettable experience to us.
It is no doubt that the stunning city-Da Nang is getting more and more beautiful, modern and civilized. Attractively, Da Nang beach city draws tourists everywhere due to its beautiful nature as well as friendly, open-hearted and warm people.
If you are feeling of busy, stressful and tired working, don’t hesitate, let’s backpack for really relaxing time. Da Nang beautiful city is awaiting you!
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