Must-see attractions in Danang Region

  • Dragon bridge in Da Nang, Vietnam.

    Dragon Bridge


    This wonderfully wacky bridge takes the form of a ginormous, colour-changing dragon, weaving its way across the Han River. If that wasn't attention…

  • Giant Makaras in Museum of Cham Sculpture.

    Museum of Cham Sculpture


    This small but important museum contains the world’s largest collection of Cham artefacts, housed in buildings marrying French-colonial architecture with…

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    Danang Cathedral


    Known to locals as Con Ga Church (Rooster Church) because of the weathercock atop the steeple, the candy-pink, photogenic Danang Cathedral was built for…

  • Thuy Son

    Marble Mountains

    Thuy Son is the largest and most famous of the five Marble Mountains, with a number of natural caves in which first Hindu and later Buddhist sanctuaries…

  • My Khe

    Danang Region

    Across the Song Han Bridge, My Khe is fast becoming Danang’s easternmost suburb. In the early morning and evening, the beach fills up with city folk doing…

  • Boy making prayer gesture by giant Buddha outside Phap Lam Pagoda.

    Phap Lam Pagoda


    This pagoda has three giant Buddha statues in the courtyard, and an equally imposing large gold one in the temple.

  • Chua Linh Ung

    Danang Region

    The major man-made draw on the peninsula is Chua Linh Ung, a temple whose name means 'Spirit Responding Temple'. The highlight is a simply colossal statue…

  • Convent of St Paul de Chartres


    You can't enter through the convent gate on the road behind the cathedral, but it's worth taking a look at the church architecture from the outside. The…

  • Ho Chi Minh Museum


    Despite its huge grounds, this museum is typically unenlightening for a site venerating Ho Chi Minh. At the front is a display of the usual US, Soviet and…

  • My An & Non Nuoc

    Danang Region

    Much of the central section of Danang Beach has been parceled off for luxury resort developments. The inland side of the coastal road has a scattering of…

  • Chapel

    Danang Region

    Many of the tombs of Spanish and French soldiers are below a chapel that’s located behind Tien Sa Port.