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Son Tra Mountain (Monkey Mountain)

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Da Nang, Vietnam
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Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

Near the top there are nice old trees with some religious praying areas around. My family and I rented a car with a driver for 100 USD as we felt was safer and made more sense for us to travel up there. We used the...More

1  Thank runninghappytoday
Reviewed October 27, 2014

Was surprised with this unique mountain right behind our resort. While we did not manage to climb up to take a look, the breathtaking view of the mountain from our resort was mindboggling

1  Thank ChristianChandran
Reviewed October 27, 2014

We went there on a rainy day and it was a lovely "road trip!". It was fairly steep hills so maybe it´s a good idea to have one motorbike per person. The monkeys was very "shy" but they are there - just go slow and...More

3  Thank catarinaallert
Reviewed October 18, 2014

We went early in the morning when many local people where inside the temple. At about 8am a chant started to be played over the speakers and it was hauntingly beautiful and made you feel the importance of the temple and gardens to the people...More

Thank Elspeth F
Reviewed October 15, 2014

We rented a motorbike from the hotel to explore the peninsular with the idea to see some wild monkeys. Caught a few glimpses on the drive round but unfortunately started to run out of petrol just past the intercontinental resort Would recommend one bike per...More

Thank Aliceband88
Reviewed October 13, 2014

There are few monkeys left on the island, but our driver managed to point out two, as well as some other interesting bird and wild life. The views are wonderful, and the statue at the top, with the chess myth is well worth the short...More

1  Thank LN3516
Reviewed October 1, 2014

Certainly wished we had more time to spend here and wonder around. But... it will be 1 of our things to do on our next trip to Danang. :)

Thank LorenzSingapore
Reviewed September 23, 2014

We ride a bike up to monkey mountain with the ride alone worth it.. The monkeys themselves were very shy that day so you have to be quiet

Thank Brad A
Reviewed September 23, 2014

Rent a motorbike and go around the penninsula. Just make sure u take motorbike for each person or a strong bike since some roads are steep. No tourists were around, we even saw some wild monkeys.

1  Thank Traveller T
Reviewed September 20, 2014

A nice peak with an awesome view of Da Nang city. Make sure your motorbike is filled with fuel as there is no gas station.. exept at the entrance. Loose yourself in the mountains and appreciate the super view while taking a coffee at the...More

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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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Response from patriciaoprea | 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.