Da Nang, Central Vietnam, Vietnam
Day 1: Da Nang – Ba Na
Your day will begin with departure for Ba Na. Ba Na is 1487 meters above sea level and known as the second Da Lat or Sapa of Vietnam. Here, you can feel 4 seasons within a day; not many places can make this claim making it a must see on the tourist circuit. Enjoy the stunning views of the beautiful landscape while taking a ride to the top of Ba Na Mountain in one of the longest cable cars in the world, then hop on the hiking train to continue travelling in comfort. The Hiking Train transport tourists to several popular destinations including Linh Ung Pagoda, Le Jardin Garden and a complex of ancient villas. We will visit Linh Ung Pagoda, Tinh Tam Garden, Nghinh Phong Peak, Vong Nguyet Hill, etc. We will then have lunch and go on a trail to the peak where you can view the sights of Da Nang city and the surrounding mountains. The night will finish with dinner and overnight in Ba Na.
Day 2: Ba Na - Da Nang
The second day will begin with a delicious breakfast and a visit to the Old French Underground Wine Cellar. The French provided heavy influence to the Vietnamese culture and this wine cellar is still used today to distill alcohol. After the trip to the wine cellar, we will check out of our hotel. Have lunch, then, we’ll proceed to our last stop - Man Thai Fishing Village, talking with fisherfolk about traditional methods catching and rattan basket boat. This village has preserved the local methods of fishing and a community spirit that remains untouched by increasing tourism. A number of festivals occur for the fishermen over the year, most to venerate the Lady Buddha who is said to watch over them as they make their sometimes dangerous voyages on the open water. We will return to your hotel.