Rich in culture and heritage, there is plenty for Routes Asia delegates to explore when travelling to Da Nang for the event.
The coastal city and attractions not to be missed
Admiring the beauty of Da Nang’s nature is a must once visiting this city. The amazing 30-km coastline beach possesses golden sand and turquoise water bodies along with a wide variety of sports activities such as scuba diving to see corals, jet skis, paragliding... Son Tra peninsula with a diverse ecosystem is the conservation home of the Red-shanked Douc langur, queen of primates and listed on the Red Book. At Ba Na Hills of which there are 4 seasons just in a day, visitors can experience modern cable car systems and the Golden Bridge which have been impressing the world and awarding numerous titles as well as museums with historical values to be well-remained.
Da Nang Beach was once voted by Forbes as one of the top six most beautiful beaches on the planet and one of the Top 25 most beautiful beaches in Asia in 2021 by TripAdvisor. Da Nang has been internationally recognized with plenty of prominent titles and awards by reputable international organizations, as follows: Asia's Leading Festival and Event Destination in 2016 presented by the World Travel Awards; Among Top 10 worth-living cities in the world in 2018 by Live and Invest Overseas; Top 52 destinations not to be missed in 2019 by The New York Times Magazine; Da Nang topped the list of top destinations in 2020 voted by Google
Da Nang - The gateway to the world's heritage sites
Da Nang is the focal point to the World’s famous cultural - natural heritages, including Hue Citadel, Hoi An Ancient Town, My Son Sanctuary and Phong Nha - Ke Bang, offering visitors various options in the journey to discover the heritage of the Central region.
In just 200km from the North to the South, visitors can explore different historical and cultural periods of Central Vietnam, reproduced intact in ancient and unique monuments. This is such a unique convergence of the world’s cultural heritages in Central Vietnam
Da Nang - The meeting point for various cuisines
Da Nang is also a unique meeting point of international and domestic cuisine. World-class cuisine: La Maison 1888 located within InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is the first restaurant in Vietnam to collaborate with both 3 Michelin-starred chefs, Michel Roux and Pierre Gagnaire.
Indigenous cuisine: Da Nang is proud to be a famous motherland of the best Asian dishes, from a la carte to delightful street food, such as Quang noodles, Vietnamese pancakes, fish cake noodles, shrimp-paste noodles, pork rolls and fresh seafood.
Da Nang – Peaceful space, friendly people
Da Nang is a beautiful city not only with sea, sand and sun or breathtaking attractions but also with the peaceful ambiance and hospitality of local residents.
Being named as the "most liveable city" of Vietnam, and continuously leading the country in terms of economic growth, Da Nang authorities maintain very good public security and ensure no itinerant beggars, no drug-addicts in the community and clear of heavy traffic jams.
Besides, the modest, simple, gentle and hospitable nature of Da Nang people surely leaves a strong impression in the heart and mind of any visitors.
Da Nang – A high-class golf destination
Da Nang is emerging as a golf destination with a system of 7 modern golf courses around, designed by legendary golfers in the world including Ba Na Hills Golf Course and BRG Danang Golf Club, Montgomerie Links, Hoiana Shores, Laguna Lang Co…
In particular, Ba Na Hills golf course won two titles at the World Golf Awards 2020, namely "Best Golf Course in Asia" and "Best Golf Course in Vietnam", "World's Best New Golf Course" in 2016. Danang BRG Golf Club was honoured to be the Top Golf Course in Vietnam at the Vietnam Tourism Awards 2018.
Da Nang possesses the magnificence and sovereignty of the high mountains and the romantic nature of the sea. There is a soft yet resilient feature of iconic rivers and hidden corners and detours of high passes. There are gentle sandy shores and the river wharf along with the elegant shapes of the streets, monuments and skyscrapers.
The strong tourism growth is associated with the launching of well-invested and modern shopping malls. Not only providing visitors with high quality, reasonable and Vietnamese products and goods, those outlets also offer various entertainment activities for visitors!
Based on the landscape of rivers, mountains and seas, there are attractive sports at this city, such as rowing, windsurfing, skydiving, canoeing, waterfall skating. In particular, golf courses with unique and challenging landforms would bring golfers classy experiences and take spectacular swings.
Da Nang has been honored to be host large-scale and premium sporting events like Ironman Vietnam, Manulife Danang International Marathon and the Asian Beach Games (ABG5).
Da Nang is also a heaven of extremely rich and unique cuisine with regional features. Once visiting this coastal city, visitors shall enjoy super fresh and delicious seafood. What’s more, newcomers can try out other specialties with a special flavor from this land, namely Quang Noodles of Da Nang, Da Nang Pancakes, Pork Rolls, Veal, Fish cakes Vermicelli, Shrimp paste Noodles, Jackfruit salad, Snails, rice cakes and much more!
Da Nang at night
The weather of Da Nang at night is really cool, even in mid-summer. The city is not too noisy or busy and the people are gentle, friendly. Services and restaurants are open along both sides of the road, convenient for visitors to eat at night, sip coffee. The beauty of Da Nang at night is modern, strong and vibrant beauty, with beautiful and attractive places of entertainment and entertainment.
The city has paid great attention to the investment and development of entertainment and recreation services. Spa and massage are increasingly enhanced up to international standards as they could satisfy even the most demanding customers.