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Son Tra Mountain (Monkey Mountain)

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there on 1st Oct. We rent car cost 1.1 million VDN for full day car usage as in one day we went to 3 places for brief sight seeing. In the beginning we plan to Son Tra first then follow up with My...More

Thank Norazah A
Reviewed 1 week ago

At Son Tra Mountain (Monkey Mountain), you can meet many primates, including one of the rarest apes in the world - brown-footed langur. Named "Monkey Mountain" by American troops in the Vietnam War, the area is still covered by a lush rainforest. Hike or bike...More

Thank mwilsonjared491
Reviewed 1 week ago

Son Tra mountain is just a quick trip away from the city. I recommened taking a motorbike so you can take in the nature and the sights. There is just one road the goes up and down the mountain, and you can start at either...More

Thank Daniko8
Reviewed 1 week ago

Son Tra (Monkey) Mountain has a breath-taking view from it, standing 693 metres above sea level. Locally known as the Son Tra Peninsula, it was a prominent observation base during the American-Vietnam War. Get there early for some peace and quiet, preferably before 10am, before...More

Thank TriBrowns
Reviewed 1 week ago

As I stay in Danang for a couple of weeks I got the chance to meet many local people. For a trip to monkey mountain (and I mean going at the top) you need a motorbike and knowledge of the tour. If you get to...More

Thank rebeccaontheway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took lots of photos! Tomb looked very old - was shocked to find out it was relatively new. Great views!

Thank Librarylady257
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rent a motorbike and go on a day trip around Son Tra Peninsula. The top of the mountain is spectacular. Breathtaking view of Da Nang. Going around Son Tra, which is (almost) untouched, was my favorite thing while visiting Da Nang. Bring a sandwich or...More

Thank Flowen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

View was spectacular. Night time was also good. Moon was hanging in the sky and moon light shadow on the ocean. It was impressed!!

Thank ARib_2880
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s not called Monkey Mountain for nothing! There are monkeys all over the place and they are not going to run from humans. This is a wonderful spot to take children, if they’re bored with the usual tourist stops.

Thank TVDad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to capture the best view of Danang, this is it. Go there for a day trip. Pack your bathing suite & camera. You won't regret.

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Kasia B
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Response from jornalistec | Reviewed this property |
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February 5, 2018|
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Response from BL1947 | Reviewed this property |
We had a driver hired by our hotel who spoke good English.
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Joey I
February 4, 2018|
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Response from Patricia O | Reviewed this property |
Sure can! Took me under 2 hours to get from beginning of trail to top of the mountain :) Enjoy! I used my GPS and walked from the women Buddha to the start of the trail... asked some locals along the way. Definitely go.
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