Da Nang City – A Must-Visit Destination In Asia For 2024

Da Nang ranks second in the list of 11 destinations in Asia for travelers planning trips in the upcoming year. American travel magazine CnTraveller on November 15 announced a list of the 11 best destinations in Asia 2024, selected according to criteria: new experiences, events and accommodation options. Let’s explore the reasons why Da Nang is highly appreciated!

An Ideal Location

Located 776 kilometers north of Hanoi and 961 kilometers south of Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang has a North-South traffic axis with roads, railways, and sea crossings. In addition, this city is also the center surrounded by three world-famous heritage sites such as: Hue Imperial City, My Son Sanctuary, and Hoi An Ancient Town.

Attractive Tourist Destinations

The first destination not to be missed when coming to Da Nang is My Khe beach. This place is described as a busy public white sand beach in the heart of the city. Visitors can engage in sports like windsurfing, surfing, and water skiing here.

Son Tra Peninsula, located 20 minutes from the city center, is also a tourist attraction. It is home to the 17-story, 67-meter-tall Lady Buddha Statue. Additionally, visitors can discover the Magnificent Son Tra Peninsula by Aphrodite S16 Yacht. This is the perfect option for a trip that combines an elegant and relaxing holiday with leisure activities, allowing you to fully admire the beauty of the serene sea and pure blue bay.

Walking and mountain-gazing tourists will find Da Nang’s Marble Mountains to be a spectacular destination. The chilly, cloudy weather from September to November makes it convenient to visit this location.

Ba Na Hills, which is situated more than 1,500 meters above sea level, is a well-known tourist attraction that should not be missed while visiting Da Nang. From here, visitors can experience the world’s longest cable car route to Ba Na Hills while admiring the panoramic view of Da Nang.

A Golf Destination

The best part about Da Nang golf courses is their central locale. The city provides the ultimate home base for afternoon excursions and discovery once you have a morning 18 holes under your belt.

Ba Na Hills Golf Club

Ba Na Hills Golf Club is among the best options available for golf courses in Da Nang. The course is located near the foothills of Bana Hills cable car station.

Thanks to its ideal location, Ba Na Hills Golf Club provides lovely vantage spots and breathtaking views of the valleys below. The 7,858-yard Ba Na Hills Golf Club offers players of all ability levels a good mix of enjoyment and challenge.

Montgomerie Links

The legendary golfer Colin Montgomerie designed the Montgomerie Links Golf Club, which is a true international five-star championship links-style course. The stunning beachfront view of the Vietnam East Sea make this course widely recognized. Also, Montgomerie Links boasts exceptional natural elements such as native vegetation, sandy soil, and wind-blown dunes.

Hoiana Shores Golf Club

The first Robert Trent Jones II Golf Course Architects (RTJ II) course in Vietnam is Hoiana Shores Golf Club. It takes 45 minutes from South of Danang International Airport and 8 kilometers from South of Hoi An Ancient Town.

The course can support a wide variety of setup options, whether it is a professional event, or catering to amateurs looking for an enjoyable round of golf. The wide playing corridors offer golfers plenty of strategic options.

Make sure to visit the Hoi An Ancient Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Save the great restaurants and shopping for the evening where you can get tailored for the best golf slacks imaginable. It’s Asia’s new golf destination hotspot for good reason.

High-class Resorts

In regards to accommodation, ITS recommends three luxurious options that guests visiting this coastal city should check out.

Intercontinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort

Always at the top of the list of luxury and wellness resorts, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is definitely the desired destination for many tourists. Located on a hillside with a view of Da Nang Bay – the same area that this resort owns, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is an ideal destination for travelers seeking privacy in a natural atmosphere away from the bustle of the city.

Naman Retreat Resort

Naman Retreat Resort is a harmonious combination of timeless Vietnamese culture and the elegance of contemporary architecture. With a variety of activities at sea that help awaken all senses to enjoy every most comfortable moment here, this resort is for individuals who always desire for originality and individuality.

Furama Villas Danang

This is a culinary resort located on the beautiful Da Nang beach. This resort is a combination of many luxurious restaurants and cafes, bringing a multinational culinary experience. Furthermore, Furama Villas Danang offers nearly 200 elegantly decorated rooms that are styled in traditional Vietnamese fashion with a hint of French colonial architecture.