Da Nang

  • Natural perfection

    Natural perfection

    Between Danang and Hue lies Lang Co, truly one of Vietnam’s most stunning vistas.

  • WEAVING THROUGH WAVES

    WEAVING THROUGH WAVES

    Basket boats found in the central region are perfect for near-shore fishing and making them involves a degree of sophistication.

  • TRIPPING UP

    TRIPPING UP

    That Vietnam’s tourism sector is on the rise is beyond question but there are still so many things that need attention.

  • La Carte Da Nang beach coastal oasis

    La Carte Da Nang beach coastal oasis

    With a fresh, modern design in a surprising concept, À La Carte Da Nang Beach provides spacious ocean-view suites at amazing prices with interesting customer-friendly services.

  • Novotel Suites Hanoi marks as the 6th hotel of brand Novotel in Vietnam

    Novotel Suites Hanoi marks as the 6th hotel of brand Novotel in Vietnam

    Novotel Suites Hanoi was officially opened in the emerging district of Cau Giay to mark it as the 6th hotel under the brand name “Novotel” in Vietnam.

 

Out & About

  • Special aura

    Special aura

    Karma Spa is a luxurious urban oasis of well-being that combines the warmest of Asian hospitality with an elegant French touch to create a remarkable spa experience.

  • Rice cake creations

    Rice cake creations

    Among its many specialties the central region is also known for its rice cakes.

  • Leafy vibe

    Leafy vibe

    On the side of the beautiful Han River, OQ is where local people usually take friends from elsewhere visiting Danang.

 

Bits & Pieces

  • Danang to set up Son Tra national tourism site

    Danang to set up Son Tra national tourism site

    8pm, 21 & 22 March

    Hanoi Opera House, 1 Trang Tien St., HN

    March 06,2017 03:44 PM

    Authorities in central Danang city have unveiled a master plan for developing Son Tra Peninsula into a national tourism site by 2025 with a vision towards 2030. About 10 km northeast of the city centre, the 1,000-ha tourism site is nestled on Son Tra Peninsula in Tho Quang ward, Son Tra district. The specific focus will be to develop a venue meeting the requirements for a national tourism site, such as the sustainable exploitation of marine and forest resources and the development of eco-tourism associated with sports, luxury marine, cultural and spiritual tourism products. Son Tra Peninsula is regarded as the green lung of the coastal city, with rich flora and popular tourism sites such as Linh Ung - Bai But Pagoda. It is home to around 300 red-shanked douc langurs, which are on the list of endangered species.

  • Night market to open in Danang

    8pm, 21 & 22 March

    Hanoi Opera House, 1 Trang Tien St., HN

    June 01,2017 06:00 AM

    The first regular night market and shopping area on the east side of the Rong (Dragon) Bridge for pedestrians will open on 12 June in the central city of Danang. The night market will feature 150 stalls selling souvenirs, food and local specialties from 6pm to midnight daily, and is reserved for pedestrians in the evenings. The city previously opened a night food centre on Huynh Thuc Khang Street. The city also plans to build a 4.4-ha Central Square in the downtown area that will serve as a landmark tourism attraction and shopping and public entertainment site, on Bach Dang, Phan Chau Trinh, Nguyen Thai Hoc, Hung Vuong, Le Duan, and Pham Hong Thai Streets. Danang hosted 5.6 million tourists in 2016, of which 1.67 million were foreigners.

  • Risemount Resort

    Risemount Resort

    8pm, 21 & 22 March

    Hanoi Opera House, 1 Trang Tien St., HN

    May 31,2017 04:17 PM

    Risemount Resort, the first Santorini-style holiday resort in Danang, has officially opened. At Risemount, guests will be taken half-way across the globe to a setting reminiscent of magnificent Greek nature and the tasteful architecture style of Santorini. Its 103 rooms and suites comprise elegant and sophisticating touches, primarily in white and coral blue and each with its own private balcony and colourful bougainvillea flowers. In addition to nine categories of accommodation, the resort also features the La Maison restaurant, the Elia Lobby Lounge and the Kapari pool bar. Visit:www.risemountresort.com.vn.

  • Danang debuts new bus service

    Danang debuts new bus service

    8pm, 21 & 22 March

    Hanoi Opera House, 1 Trang Tien St., HN

    August 03,2017 04:14 PM

    A new route using modern buses was introduced in the central city of Danang under a cooperative arrangement between the city and the project sponsor, the Toyota Mobility Foundation (TMF). Operating daily from 5.45am to 8.45pm at an interval of ten to 20 minutes, a fleet of eight 29-seat buses with wi-fi access and air conditioning were put into operation to make passengers as comfortable as possible. Tickets on the route are free for one year after its official launch. The TMF-funded program aims to encourage people, especially local people, to use public transport instead of personal vehicles and to ease traffic congestion in the booming city.

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