Hidden beauties along the journey from Da Nang to Quang Nam

If you are seeking a tranquil getaway to rejuvenate your spirit and mind, below are some of the poetic yet less-known destinations for those who have spare time to explore. Let’s take a closer look and craft your plan for your next Central Vietnam discovery.

If you are seeking a tranquil getaway to rejuvenate your spirit and mind, below are some of the poetic yet less-known destinations for those who have spare time to explore. Let's take a closer look and craft your plan for your next Central Vietnam discovery.

Bo Bo Pine Forest - A soulful land for dreamers

Nestled in the serene landscapes of Quang Nam, Bo Bo Pine Forest stands out as a hidden gem waiting to be explored. With a cool climate and lyrical and untouched nature, this enchanting destination offers a tranquil escape for those who want to disconnect from everything to reconnect with friends, family, or even themselves.

One of the highlights of Bo Bo Pine Forest is its serene ambiance, making it an ideal spot for those seeking solace and mental rejuvenation. As you step into the forest, you will be embraced by the towering pine trees. Taking a moment to inhale deeply and savor the crisp, rejuvenating air that surrounds you. It’s like immersing yourself in a natural sanctuary, where every breath is infused with invigorating scents. This sensory experience is like a form of therapy, washing away stress and negativity and filling you with a renewed sense of positivity and vitality. Whether you’re strolling along the forest trails or simply sitting amidst the whispering pines, you’ll find yourself immersed in a sense of calm and tranquility.

For those looking to create unforgettable memories with loved ones, Bo Bo Pine Forest offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities. From picnics under the canopy of trees to camping under the starry sky, there’s no shortage of ways to enjoy the natural beauty of this hidden-away destination. As night falls, the forest takes on a magical aura, with the starlit sky casting a soft glow over the landscape. It’s the perfect backdrop for romantic moments or quiet conversations with friends and family.

Notably, Bo Bo pine forest is most enchanting during the early mornings of winter, when the mist gently blankets the pine tops. It’s an ideal time for couples to cherish romantic moments or even orchestrate a heartfelt proposal.

Location: Dien Tien Ward, Dien Ban Town, Quang Nam Province (30 – 40 minutes away from Da Nang).

Bai co chay - The golden shade of the grasses

Bai Co Chay, or the burning lawn, is nestled near the Son Tra Peninsula. Despite its close proximity to the bustling city, this place maintains an undisturbed tranquility, providing an ideal atmosphere for moments of serene reflection and connection with nature.

Upon arrival, one is welcomed by the mesmerizing sight of light brown reed flowers swaying gently in the breeze. This natural elegance is further heightened by the radiant sunshine, particularly during the dry season, which casts a warm and unparalleled sense of peace. The optimal times to experience its splendor are both at dawn and dusk. At dawn, the awakening surroundings exude a poetic and dreamlike aura, perfect for contemplation and introspection. The tranquil ambiance also lends itself beautifully to photography enthusiasts, capturing its ethereal beauty in every frame.

Here, you’ll be greeted by the enchanting sight of light brown reed flowers swaying gently in the breeze. This beauty is enhanced by the sunshine, particularly during the dry season, casting a warm yet incomparable peacefulness. The best time to visit here is both dawn and dusk. At dawn, the surroundings are more poetic and dreamy. This tranquil ambience allows photography enthusiasts to capture its ethereal beauty in every frame. As dusk approaches and the sun begins its graceful descent towards the horizon, the landscape transforms into a captivating canvas bathed in golden hues. This enchanting spectacle provides an idyllic backdrop for unwinding and fostering romantic connections.

Location: Tho Quang Ward, Son Tra Peninsula, Da Nang

Thuan Phuoc Field - The Dutch farm vibe

If you're seeking a picturesque setting in Da Nang, look no further than this must-visit destination. Drawing inspiration from the charm of Dutch farms, Thuan Phuoc Field embraces the quintessential European aesthetic, guaranteeing each shot captures nothing short of beauty.

Here, you will find many cinematic features, such as the windmill, rustic farm barns, sunflower gardens, telephone booths, vintage cars reminiscent of the 1970s, etc. During autumn, Thuan Phuoc’s expansive golden rice fields are bathed in the gentle glow of sunlight, offering an elegant and timeless backdrop for photographs while inviting visitors on an urban escape journey.

Additionally, Thuan Phuoc Field provides a boat riding service across the artificial lake meandering alongside the fields. It’s the perfect setting for intimate or romantic moments, which then further enhances the allure of this destination.

To maximize your experience at Thuan Phuoc Field, consider visiting during the following periods:

  • Springtime (January to March): The weather conditions are optimal for outdoor exploration due to its abundant sunshine and minimal level of rainfall. Additionally, the vibrant hues of the sky and surrounding nature also help enhance the richness and depth of photographs captured during your visit.
  • Summer to early autumn (May to August): It is the best time to capture the poetic beauty of Thuan Phuoc as it transforms into a golden landscape.For the best experience, make sure that you plan your visit around 3:00 PM to avoid the harsh morning sun.

Location: Nguyen Huu An Street, Nai Hien Dong Ward, Son Tra District, Da Nang.

Xuan Thieu Beach - The charming coastline

In Da Nang, Xuan Thieu Beach is well known as a red sea, as every sunrise and sunset paints the water's surface with a pink-red hue that seems to stretch into eternity. Thus, for beach lovers, this is an ideal place to discover the multi-shades of the ocean.

Along the coastline, you will find scattered, large rocks. They can be perfect vantage points for visitors to enjoy the ever-changing interplay of water and sky, as well as relax in the symphony of sea breezes and waves.  

Let’s not forget to indulge in freshly caught seafood, which is offered along the coast. Squid, shrimp, crab, fish, sea cucumber, and red jellyfish are all available. Prepared in various tantalizing ways—whether grilled with salt and chili, sautéed with aromatic garlic butter, or steamed with fragrant lemongrass—these dishes are sure to delight all of your senses.

Location: Hoa Hiep Nam Ward, Lien Chieu District, Da Nang


We sincerely hope these recommendations above will help enhance your travel experience, add an extra layer of delight to your itinerary, and leave a memorable imprint on your journey. 


At Da Nang International Terminal, we are eagerly awaiting your arrival, ready to provide you with a warm and hospitable welcome. Let us be your gateway to an extraordinary journey filled with unforgettable experiences and cherished memories. See you soon!


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