Though it does not pride in French colonial buildings like Hanoi nor the busy nightlife like Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang has its own charm. It is growing into one of the most orgasnized urban area, with attractive beach front villas on one side and Han River flowing on the other.
Additionally, it’s located just around 30 minutes driving from Hoi An ancient town or 3 hours from Hue imperial city, Danang becomes a perfect destination for both short & long vacations, for beach lovers or more adventurous people. With direct flight connections to many cities in neighboring countries, coming to central Vietnam is now so easy for travelers.
Day 1: Arrive Da Nang – Airport transfer to hotel
Upon arrival at Danang airport, our guide will be waiting for you with a “Welcome Sign of Cozy Vietnam Travel Logo & Your Name”. A short introduction about the area will be given by your guide on the way to your hotel. Checking in & relaxing.
Danang is a laidback coastal city bursting with stunning beaches, rolling mountains, and religious relics. Once considered a drop-off point for many of Vietnam’s smaller cities dotting the coast, Danang is now drawing in its own tourists to gawk at natural beauty and historical remnants.
Apart from some shopping highlights and historical sights, the main reason for most travellers staying here is its proximity to the well-known My Khe Beach, Lang Co Beach, Hoi An and My Son. Lang Co Beach is lined with palm trees, the water of the nearby ocean crystal-clear and enticing, lapping onto white sand.
Day 2: Bana Hills – Da Nang city highlights
After breakfast, leave the hotel to dicover the city highlights.
Ba Na Hills looks like a castle in the cloud. Visit Ba Na Hills, we will conquer the longest 1 line cable car system in the world. You will soon feel lost in the land of a fairy tale. The climate on Ba Na hills is special as well. We can experience the 4 seasons in a day: Early in the morning is cool and warm like spring; at noon it is hot like summer; in the afternoon it is wet and cool like fall and in the evening it is as cold like winter. Coming here, you will also have chance to admire the beautiful golden bridge & enjoy lunch here. Later, you take the cable car to travel downhill & go back to your hotel or continue to visit some highlights of Danang city.
Marble Mountain: Thuy Son Mount where unique pagodas system in the caves. On the top of the mountain, you can see a panoramic view of Da Nang city. Besides, in Non Nuoc stone carving village – a village near Marble Mountain, you can see a marble statue made by the hands of the artists.
After visiting Marble Mountain, we will go back to your hotel & enjoy your beach time.
Day 3: Exploring My Son Sanctuary & Hoi An ancient town
One of the most stunning sights to see in Hoi An area is My Son, Vietnam’s most important site of the ancient kingdom of Champa. Between the 4th and 13th century a unique culture which owed its spiritual origins to Indian Hinduism developed on the coast of contemporary Vietnam. This is graphically illustrated by the remains of a series of impressive tower-temples located in a dramatic site that was the religious and political capital of the Champa Kingdom for most of its existence. Located in the heart of a beautiful valley and surrounded by high mountains ranges My Son was named a Cultural Heritage site by UNESCO in 1999. Originally built with wood, they were completely destroyed by fire in the 6th century and restored in the 7th century by Sambhuvarman who rebuilt the temples with locally made bricks. Up to the 13th century, more than 70 similar temples were built, establishing My Son as a sanctuary of Hinduism in the Champa Kingdom.
In the afternoon, stroll through the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hoi An and discover a complex history that borrows from a variety of cultures. The guide will lead you through the Old Town to see examples of Chinese, Vietnamese, and Japanese influences in Hoi An and learn about the city’s history. Return to your hotel & be free in the evening.
Day 4: Da Nang airport transfer – departure via flight
Your time will be your own until your private car and driver arrives to take you to Danang airport for your flight back home or to your next destinations. Tour ends
This is the end our Da Nang at a Glimpse trip with Cozy Vietnam Travel. We thank you for joining us on this incredible experience to explore all the wonders of Vietnam. Goodbye, and we hope to see you again next time! Cozy Vietnam Travel can also arrange additional customized trips for you if the above itinerary does not match your expectations, please do share your thoughts with our travel experts.
- Hotel accommodation sharing double/ twin with daily breakfast.
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner).
- All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicles.
- English speaking local guide
- All entrance fees as indicated in itinerary.
- Boat/bike trips as mentioned in the itinerary
- Cold water and towel during tours
- Visa stamp fee
- International & domestic air tickets.
- Other meal, drink, Tip to guide and driver, personal expenses.
- Supplement for French, Spanish, Italian German and other languages available on request