DA NANG MONKEY MOUNTAIN & MARBLE MOUNTAIN MOTORBIKE TOUR
- Duration: Full day
- Vehicle: Motorbike
- Sites: My Khe beach, Ban Co peak, A thousand year-old- banyan tree, Linh Ung pagoda and Marble Mountain.
DA NANG MONKEY MOUNTAIN & MARBLE MOUNTAIN MOTORBIKE TOUR ITINERARY
8:30 am. Hidden Land Travel tour guide team will meet and pick you up at your hotel in Da Nang city. Before departing, we spend a little time to know more about each other as well as to brief the itinerary of the tour today. Then here we go for the amazing trip today to going along the coastal roads of Da Nang and get to My Khe Beach.
9:00 am. Arrive at My Khe beach and we will take a short rest before continuing Da Nang Monkey Mountain motorcycle tour. In 2005, My Khe, by American Economic Review Forbes, voted as one of six most charming beaches in the planet. Going along the shore to feel the cool atmosphere around and to have sunbathing with nice views is probaly the best way to start a new day.
9:30 am. Leave My Khe to start to explore Son Tra (Monkey) Mountain which lies in the breath-taking national park of Da Nang that stands 693 metres above sea level. After an half hour driving through the winding roads from the foot of mountain, we will be at a quick stop. At here, you can have to see the vast beaches surrounding Da Nang and massive Hai Van mountain pass. Also, our tour will give you some information about the history and explain how important was the peninsular in the intense wars against the America and French.
Then it’s time to take some photos with the spectacular views of sea, mountain and forest as well as enjoy the sugar cane juice.
10:15 am. Da Nang monkey mountain motorbike tour will take you to the next fascinating site: Ban Co Peak. This is the highest point of Son Tra Peninsula with altitude of nearly 700m above sea level. It’s abosolutely an ideal place to admire the natural harmony and enjoy the fresh air. Then you have chance to see the whole view of modern Da Nang city and the two American radar domes as well as a helicopter landing. If lucky, you can also see playful naughty monkeys.
This is when your “selfie time” starts by capturing the best pictures in Monkey mountain. Surely, the scenery is out of this world and would never let you down!
11:00 am. Linh Ung Temple is the next place of our Da Nang monkey mountain tour. On the way down the temple, let’s take a quick visit to A thousand year-old- banyan tree. The 20m high tree with hundreds of big and small lateral roots deeply striking into the ground and lush foliage reaching the sea creates beautiful unique landscape. It was officially recognized as one of Vietnam heritage trees and the first heritage tree of Da Nang city.
Arrive at Linh Ung, you have chance to admire white statue of the Goddess of Mercy. The statue was built during the 18th century and houses a 67 metre-tall on a lotus-shaped platform. It also hailed as the tallest statue of the Deity in Southeast Asia.
12:30 pm. We all head back to Da Nang city where to enjoy lunch together with typical local foods. There are many types of foods for you to try but we highly recommended Girdle cake rolled with pork which is one of the most famous specilities of the city.
1:30 pm. Visit the Marble Mountains, a cluster of five marble and limestone mountains that are named after five elements: metal, wood, water, fire and earth. Many caves within the mountains were the Viet Cong bases and praying as temples. The area is also famous for stone sculpture making and stone-cutting crafts. It is where the local artisanslived who built Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum and constructed the Citadel in Hue.
3:00 pm. Leave Marble Mountain and we will drive you back to the hotel where we finish the Da Nang Monkey Mountain & Marble Mountain motorbike tour. Drop off and the tour end.
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