Da Nang Sacred Path – Past To Present

Key attractions: Marble Mountain – Cham Museum- Linh Ung Pagoda

US$ 31/adult ~ 700.000 VND/adult.

US$ 15/child ~ 350.000 VND/child (child from 4 to 11 years old)

Brief Introduction:

Marble Mountains, or the group of five hills named by five elements of universe such as wood, metal, soil, fire and water. This place is famous for many beautiful caves and grottoes. Some of them look like the upside down bells which were used as the temporary hospitals by Vietnamese communists during American war. It is also popular for plenty of old Buddhist temples.

The Cham sculpture museum was built in 1915 with the financial support of the French Far-East Research Institute in Vietnam. On display is the Champa sculpture dating from the 7th to 15th century. You’ll see altars, statues, decorative works collected from Buddhist and Hindu temples apart from about 300 sandstone and terra-cotta sculptures. The museum showcases the eight centuries of evolution of Champa sculpture from the golden age to its decline.Linh Ung Pagoda is situated in the Son Tra peninsula featuring perfect harmony between the modern and traditional architectures of Vietnamese pagodas. Here is also known as a religious site with the Vietnam’s tallest statue – Guan Yin Buddha.

Tour Itinerary:

  • Departure Time: 7:30 – 8:00 am
  • Duration: 6 hours

Tour Program Included:

  • Pick up from hotel
  • Drive to Marble Mountain and discover the stunning caves and enjoy the beautiful view from the top of the Mountain.
  • Visit some ancient Buddhist temples, Monk graves
  • Move to Cham sculpture museum, the largest and unique one of Cham minority people in Vietnam where displays about 300 artifacts of Cham Kingdom.
  • Have a chance to take many nice photos of sandstone statues of Hindu gods and goddesses.
  • See the beauty of art gallery and Cham uniforms on the upstairs of Museum.
  • Have a local lunch.
  • Follow the guide to Linh Ung pagoda, the most holy ones in Da Nang city where you can see the highest Lady Buddha statue which was built from 2004- 2010
  • Enjoy the serenity of this holy places as well as the beautiful view of the Da Nang coastline
  • Back to the hotel.

Tour Inclusions:

  • Experienced English speaking guide
  • Minivan with A/C
  • Bottle of mineral water
  • Local Lunch

Tour Exclusions:

  • Entrance tickets
  • Travel insurance
  • Tip and gratitude for driver and guide

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Note:

–  The tour is not available from 25 Jan to 27 Jan 2020 (Tet holiday period)