Da Nang city tour
(Marble mountains – Champa museum – Han market)
Our guide will pick you up at hotel and then we will visit Marble mountains, they look like 5 fingers lying close to the sea. There are several caves, pagodas, temples. They are also home to several Buddhist sanctuaries and Hindu grottoes which are much visited places of worship for the local population. The Marble mountains has become one of the must-see destinations for those who enjoy the beauty of nature and want a respite from the busy urban areas.
After this we will have lunch at local family. And then the bus will take us to champa museum. This is the largest collection of Cham sculpture and artwork in the word. Cham pa museum was built in 1915 according to the motifs of ancient Cham architecture. At present, the museum houses 500 stone and terracotta sculptural works made between the 7th and the 13th centuries.
And then the bus will take us to visit Han market. The most important trading point of Da Nang city, Han market is popular among local and tourist alike.
-Climb the stone steps carved into Marble mountain to discover caves, grottos and a Buddhist pagoda
-Visit the stone village to watch skilled sculptors create marble products
-Admire wonderful natural vistas from the mountain
-Vietnamese lunch and have chance to talk with local people.
-This museum has the world’s largest collection of Cham artefacts., it displays more than 300 pieces including Shiva lingas garudas, apsaras Ganesha and images of Shiva, Brahma and Vishnu, all dating from the 5th to 15th centuries. There are also exhibits focusing on Cham culture today. The museum also displays terracotta and stone works of art .In addition to the Hindu-influenced pieces there are also some that have evidently drawn inspiration from Buddhism including altars and deities.
- What should you bring?
-You should bring cameras, anti-insect cream, sports shoes .hats/caps, sunglasse.
-Clothes that cover up elbows and knees are recommended.
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|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Hoi An & Da Nang|
|DEPARTURE TIME||08am & return 03pm|
– Hotel pick up & drop off
– Vietnamese lunch