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Da Nang city is in the mid-way from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh city. Its mood is also in the middle of both cities, half is busy and dynamic like Ho Chi Minh, half is relaxable and sometimes introvert like Hanoi. Different from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh, Da Nang city has 3 nice beaches, which lures every travelers at the first sight. That’s why many visitors are ready to ignore Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh to visit Da Nang in their short trip. In fact, direct flights from Malaysia, Singapore, Siem Reap and Seoul have made Da Nang busiest always.
How Da Nang city attracts visitors on the upcoming Vietnam National Day ? Find out the new things to do that this city will bring us next week.
1. Fireworks performance from boats on Night of 2-September
Firstly it was designed to launch from helicopters, but because it’s not tested before, the local government changed their mind. Fireworks launching from boats is not new to Da Nang fireworks expert. They won the prize in Vancouver last year while using this technique.
The best venue to contemplate the event is the roads from Han river bridge to Thuan Phuoc bridge. Artful fireworks are launched from the boats in the middle of Han river.
2. Da Nang International Light Festival on 4 – 6 September (DILF 2015)
This is the first time Da Nang city holds this event with the help from The Global 2000, a Malaysian event organizer. DILF 2015 lasts from 4 – 6 September on Bach Dang street, and the 36-storey Novotel Da Nang hotel will be the main stage of light performance. DILF 2015 includes light performance by multimedia, music events and a light performance contest. The most highlight is the huge lamp in the shape of Vietnamese long-tail dress colored by thousands of LED in different effects.
3. Da Nang International Marathon 2015 on 30 August
On 30 August, the International Marathon in the theme of “Peace Running” will be hold on the streets of Hoang Sa, Vo Nguyen Giap, Truong Sa and several surrounding streets in Da Nang city center. It’s expected to attract 5,000 – 6,000 athletes from all grades as well as tourists to attend.
And there are many more events else as Boat racing on Han river on the morning of 2-September, Kite surfing on Han river at 16:00 of 2-September; Street music on Bach Dang street on the Night of 2-September, … and many new tours to welcome tourists to this beautiful city on these special holidays.