Marble Mountains and Son Tra Mountains
Son Tra mountains
The tour starts from the morning where our guide will pick you up from the hotel.
First visit is Son Tra Mountains, we will enjoy panorama view of Da Nang from high position. In Son Tra Mountain, you will visit Linh Ung pagoda. This is one of the biggest pogoda in Da Nang city. The temple and the monks chanting and the Lady Buddha who stands tall at 67 m is just breathtaking. It’s a beautiful place full of bonsais and gorgeous views, old tree 800 years old, former heliport of the USA.
On the hike, you will have opportunities to spot animals, birds and plantations, some of them only can be seen in Son Tra. If we are lucky, we can see a lot of Red-Shanked douc langur ( Voc Monkey ). Say good bye to Son Tra mountains we will come back local family for Vietnamese lunch.
After lunch, we continue to visit Marble mountains, also known as Ngu Hanh Son. This is the group of five hills, made of limestone and marble. They look like 5 fingers lying close to the sea. There are several caves, caverns, pagodas, many stairs and 2 spectacular viewing points. They are also home to several Buddhist sanctuaries and Hindu grottoes which are much visited places of worship for the local population.
The Marble mountain 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. At the foot of the mountains there is a traditional marble fine art village which is over 300 years old. You will admire its talented craftsmen, their creativity and their uniquely beautiful works. End tour, transfer back to your hotel in Hoi An and Da Nang.
-Take a thrilling road trip up the Son Tra Mountain and along the Forgotten road
– Visit a US Army heliport
-Spot native wildlife like macaques and sunbirds on a guided nature walk
-Enjoy dramatic coastal views on a scenic Jeep drive
-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
-Visit Linh Ung pagoda,one of the biggest pogoda in da nang city
– The highest avalokitesvara bodhisattva (lady buddha) statue in vietnam – 67m
-Vietnamese lunch and have chance to talk with local people.
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.
Price: for further details please contact Mr.Turtle for the best price on whats app, messenger or email for private tours and small group tour…
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Hoi An & Da Nang|
|DEPARTURE TIME||06 am & return 04 pm.|
|INCLUDED||-Pick up & drop off|
-English speaking Guide