Da Nang City is well-known among bird-watching lovers as an ideal location for resting during birding trips in Hoi An and Bach Ma National Park.

Da Nang city is more famous for traditional tourism, it has a long and beautiful coast, full of sunshine with golden sand and blue sea. In addition, Hoi An, a tourist town with over 300-year-old towns, is only 1 hour south of Da Nang. And more attractive is Hue, an old capital of Vietnam, 2 hours north of Da Nang.

In the city center, Son Tra District, just 10 minutes drive from your hotel, is an ideal stopover for bird watching. In addition to some common birds in the lowlands of central Vietnam such as: Indian Roller, Dolarbird, Black-drongo, Common Tailorbird, Crimson Sunbird, Brown-throated Sunbird, ... you will also meet many birds migrating to Son Tra. in spring like: Japanese White-eye, Daurian Redstar, Rufous-tailed Robin, Siberian Robin, Orange-headed Thrush, Blue rock thrush, Japanese Thrush, Gray-backed Thrush, Dark-sided Thrush ... It's too attractive for 1 day visit Da Nang.

Where is Da Nang City?

Da Nang (Đà Nẵng) is Vietnam’s third largest city located on the Eastern Sea coast, midway between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. Da Nang City is also the largest city of Central Vietnam.

So what’s in Danang for birders?

Bird Watching and Wildlife Tours near Da Nang City

Bird Watching and Wildlife Tours near Da Nang City

In the city center, Son Tra District, just 10 minutes drive from your hotel, is an ideal stopover for bird watching. In addition to some common birds in the lowlands of central Vietnam such as: Indian Roller, Dolarbird, Black-drongo, Common Tailorbird, Crimson Sunbird, Brown-throated Sunbird, … you will also meet many birds migrating to Son Tra. in spring like: Japanese White-eye, Daurian Redstar, Rufous-tailed Robin, Siberian Robin, Orange-headed Thrush, Blue rock thrush, Japanese Thrush, Gray-backed Thrush, Dark-sided Thrush … It’s too attractive for 1 day visit Da Nang.

Can we watch the Red-shanked Douc langur in Sontra Peninsula?

Red-shanked Douc langur in Sontra

Red-shanked Douc langur in Sontra

In addition, the Son Tra peninsula is also famous for its beautiful primate: Red-shanked Douc langur, which is the primary target of many wildlife subject photographers. Nowhere in Vietnam can take pictures of this primate as beautiful and easy as in Son Tra.

If you are a primate photography enthusiast, just 3 hours drive from Da Nang, you will come to the special protection area for the Grey-shanked Douc langur species in Nui Thanh district, Quang Nam province. This is also a stop on the journey to find Vietnamese primate species.

If time is not your thing, take another day to visit Bana Hills, a 1,300m high mountain 30-minute drive from the center of Da Nang. This is a tourist area traveling by cable car, when you reach the top of the mountain, the cool climate and many tourist facilities here will make you overwhelmed and excited. In addition, there is one more reason to come here, the Fork-tailed Sunbird, a beautiful and easy bird to photograph in Ba Na hills.

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