Jeep Tour To Monkey Mountain- Marble Mountains
Da Nang city
Da Nang city
Jeep Tour To Marble Mountain- Monkey Mountain will maximize your opportunity to admire many well-known tourist attractions in Da Nang City, which is considered one of the most beautiful clean cities in Vietnam.
This Jeep Tour gives a great chance for you to have a wonderful view of Da Nang from the peak of the Marble Mountain with the highest pagoda in Da Nang – Linh Ung Pagoda. Moreover, visiting the Monkey Mountain is a memorable experience for those who love nature and wild animals such as monkeys, birds, etc.
The Hoi An/ Da Nang Jeep Tour begins in the morning with the first destination will be Marble Mountain. Da Nang Marble Mountain, also known as Ngu Hanh Son has become one of the must-see popular tourist destinations for those who enjoy the beauty of nature and want a respite from the busy working or scrambling urban.
Moreover, Marble Mountains is a group collection of five limestone peaks located seven kilometers from Da Nang city. This mountain is known in Vietnamese as Ngu Hanh Son), and it is named after the five elements: Kim (metal), Thuy (water), Moc (wood), Fire (fire), and Tho (earth).
Firstly, the Non-Nuoc Stone Carving Village at the foot of the mountain where many famous marble works are made and sculpted here. For instance, the statue of Buddha Shakyamuni in Linh Ung Ba Na Pagoda.
After that, visitors can buy a ticket, then begin at Gate 1 where you will conquer 156 stone steps to Tam Thai Pagoda. So, prepare yourself a pair of shoes and water for the most effective sightseeing. Also, continuing to visit Van Thong cave, Linh Nham Cave, and Hoa Nghiem Cave, Tang Chon Cave.
You can refer to the Marble Mountain Map below:
Especially, in the legend, Huyen Khong Cave is a place where many people went to ask for God’s grace and drink the holy water that the Buddha gave from the stalactites on the cliff. Although it was not been applied today, many people still believe in the sacredness and blessings of Buddhism.
Next, visitors continue eastward of the Marble Mountains Da Nang to visit Tang Chon cave, Linh Ung pagoda, and Xa Loi tower. You can see the whole of Marble Mountain at a glance from the Heaven-Gate as well as enjoy the magnificent views of the Non-Nuoc beach and the charm of Da Nang city here.
Finally, our visiting Marble mountain Vietnam journey has come to an end, then we rode the elevator down to leave out gate 2. We will have lunch at a local restaurant before heading out to explore the Monkey Mountain in the afternoon.
After lunch, we hope you have good energy to continue your journey to visit Monkey Mountain Da Nang (also known as Son Tra Peninsula). Son Tra Mountain assumed the “green lung of the city“, “a precious gem” that nature has bestowed on Da Nang city.
Monkey Mountain (Sayulita) not only has a fresh and cool climate all year, but it also has a beautiful primeval forest with a diverse flora system. Hence, it is regretful if you miss this attraction. Visitors can enjoy the beautiful scenery of My Khe beach and encounter rare animals such as wild cats, and red-shanked douc langurs (known as Pygathrix Nemaeus) – a kind of monkey found in Southeast Asia.
Linh Ung Pagoda
From the moment you walk through the gate of the Linh Ung pagoda on the Son Tra Mountain, you will feel the cool air under the green trees. And the closer you get to the temple, you will feel a very dignified and respectful atmosphere. This is the temple that you should go to if you are a person who loves Buddhism.
Next, visitors can visit the Lady Buddha Statue – (Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva). The Da Nang Buddha Statue located inside the Linh Ung pagoda yard stands 67 meters high and has a lotus diameter of 35 meters. From the top of these towers, we can enjoy the perfect panoramic view of the city, mountains, and Son Tra Peninsula.
Next, our Jeep tour to Marble mountains- Monkey Mountain from Hoi An/Da Nang will continue by visiting an old American helicopter station which was all built by U.s during the war history.
Then, we discover the amazing Chess Board Peak on Son Tra Peninsula which is a popular destination for young people. Here is famous not only because of its majestic natural scenery as resembles a fairyland but also for a chessboard with a fairy thinking. According to Son Tra Peninsula’s travel experience, you should avoid going on a rainy or foggy day, because the road to the top is quite dangerous.
Besides, on your way to the Chessboard Peak, you’ll pass by the famous thousand-year-old banyan tree. Not only has a lifespan of up to a thousand years, but this banyan tree also has a strange shape. This has created an attraction for tourists when they have the opportunity to visit the Son Tra Peninsula.
Finally, we will end the Jeep Tour Monkey- Marble Mountain with our driver taking you back to your hotel in Hoi An or Danang. Hoi An Private Taxi wishes you a pleasant and memorable trip to Danang, and look forward to seeing you next time!
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