Top 8 attractions to explore in Da Nang
Da Nang is known as the tourist capital of South Central Vietnam, with a west-coast location that makes for beautiful sunsets against an impressive backdrop of lush mountains. Within a radius of 10km around the Da Nang city center, travelers can visit historical monuments representing the traditional culture of Vietnam, Champa, China, Japan, and France.
Attractions in Da Nang
Hàn River bridge is a cable-stayed swing bridge in Da Nang, Vietnam. Da Nang lies on the west side of the Hàn River and the beaches are to the east. In the middle of the night, traffic is stopped from crossing the Song Han Bridge and it swings on its axis to allow shipping traffic to pass along the river. The bridge is lit up brightly at night.
The diocese of Đà Nẵng is a Roman Catholic diocese in central Vietnam. The bishop is Joseph Chau Ngoc Tri since 2006. The creation of the diocese in the present form was declared on January 18, 1963. The diocese covers an area of 11,690 km² and is a suffragan diocese of the Archdiocese of Huế.
The Dragon Bridge is a bridge over the River Hàn at Da Nang, Vietnam. Construction of the bridge began on 19 July 2009 when the former Prime Minister of Vietnam Nguyen Tan Dung and many high-ranking government officials attended the groundbreaking ceremony. It is one of the architectural wonders in this area.
A museum that focuses on the modern sculptures made by Vietnamese artists. There is a vast collection of sandstone sculptures that has a huge similarity with those we normally see in Angkor Wat, some temples in Bali, and other parts of Indonesia. It is one of the key attraction of this province.
The Golden Bridge is a 150-meter-long pedestrian bridge in the Bà Nà Hills resort, near Da Nang, Vietnam. It is designed to connect the cable car station with the gardens and to provide a scenic overlook and tourist attraction. The bridge loops nearly back around to itself, and has two giant stone hands designed to appear to support the structure.
Marble Mountains is a cluster of five marble and limestone hills located in Ngũ Hành Sơn District, south of Da Nang city in Vietnam. The five mountains are named after the five elements: Kim (metal), Thuy (water), Moc (wood), Hoa (fire) and Tho (earth). All of the mountains have cave entrances and numerous tunnels, and it is possible to climb to the summit of Mount Thuy. Several Buddhist sanctuaries can also be found within the mountains, making this a tourist destination.
The Thuận Phước Bridge is a suspension bridge that crosses the lower Han River at Da Nang, Vietnam. The four-lane, three-span, bridge is 1,850 meters long and 18 meters wide and has a main span of 405 meters. Its two major pillars are 80m in height. It is the longest suspension bridge in Vietnam, with a total investment of nearly 1 trillion dongs.
Map of attractions in Da Nang