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If you have chance to go the Central of Vietnam, you shouldn’t miss visiting Danang and Hoian – two “highlight” cities of this land. In Danang and Hoian, you can not only find fabulous landscapes, but also learn about the cultural and historical values, customs and habits of the local in their daily life. Dacotours proudly presents to you Son Tra Peninsula – Hoian – Marble Mountains daily tour, and we believe that you will gain a lot of wonderful experiences of these places.
Linh Ung pagoda, which is located on Son Tra Peninsula, is the first stop of this tour. Linh Ung pagoda is about 10km to the Northeast of Danang, at an altitude of 693m above the sea level. Local people in Danang call this pagoda “the present given by the nature”. Covered by an immense primordial forest, Linh Ung pagoda is a splendid Buddhist architectural work, which keeps the convergence of the Universe.
After Son Tra Peninsula, Marble Mountains is the next attractive place that you will arrive. Located 8km from the South East of Danang, Marble Mountains are the cluster of 5 mountains corresponding with 5 elements of the Universe (Metal – Wood – Water – Fire – Earth). You can discover the caves system and pagodas here, and visit the traditional stone sculptures and handicrafts village in the foot of the mountain as well.
The Water Mount of this cluster has a large and unique caves system, made up for millions years of tectonic activity. Among these caves, Huyen Khong cave is the most beautiful and famous one. Besides the caves, there are a lot of ancient pagodas that you can find on the Water Mount. Most of the pagodas here lean against the mountain, bearing the cultural mark in the early 19th century and Cham sculpture in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries.
Saying good bye to Danang, we take you to Hoian – one of the most famous ancient towns of Vietnam. This town will make you astonished at its view of the local life as in a canvas, with the ancient houses, the assembly halls, pagodas and ancestral temples. It can be said that, Hoian keeps the memories from hundred years ago, which can make visitors feel very peaceful.
Hoi An used to be the busiest port of the Central area of Vietnam, a land that was chosen by many traders to trade as well as to settle down. Joining this Hoian – Marble Mountains tour with Dacotours, you will be able to get rid of all the worries of your daily life, and to comfort your mind with the scenery of the ancient houses and the lights sparkling night.
Pick you up from your hotel, warmly welcome you to start Linh Ung Pagoda – Marble Mountain and Hoi An Ancient Town Tour.
Linh Ung Pagoda where has a white 67 meters height of the Lady Buddha looking upon the sea and the port with her gentle eyes, protecting the local fishermen and giving them strength to fight the waves and winds - located on Son Tra Peninsula, .
From top of Linh Ung Pagoda, you can admire the spectacular scenery of Da Nang city.
On the way to Son Tra Peninsula, you can enjoy the long beautiful seashore and amazing view.
Leaving Linh Ung Pagoda, we continue our journey to visit Marble Mountain -with mysterious Pagoda, Xa Loi tower, discovering the stunning natural caves like Tang Chon cave. After that, coming to Non Nuoc Stone Carving Village, where is a famous traditional village of Da Nang city for fine art stone engraving products more 200 years.
Head to Hoi An Ancient Town - visiting Fukian Assembly Hall, Japanese Covered Bridge, Tan Ky Old House.
Fukian Assembly Hall was built around 1690s, an excellent work of architecture that is also considered as a heritage of historical significance.
Japanese Covered Bridge was built around 1590s, is a beautiful historical piece of Japanese architecture in 16 century.
Built nearly 200 years ago, Tan Ky Old House is one of several oldest houses in Hoi An. Retaining unique features in the interior decoration and objects from ancient times, the old house is recognized as a national historical-cultural relic in Vietnam.
Free time to take a stroll around for shopping in night market and enjoy the beautiful light from thousands of lanterns.
Enjoy dinner with combo 5 types of local food at the restaurant in Hoi An city.
Return to Da Nang, drop you off at the hotel. We say good bye and hope to see you again in other tours by Dacotours.
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