Located in Hoa Bac commune, Hoa Vang district, Da Nang city, Yen Retreat eco-tourism area has impressed so many tourists by its peacefulness as its name (Yen – Peace) in the past years. Surrounded by vast mountains and long rivers, Yen Retreat is like a hidden gem for ones who want to temporarily escape from their busy life for just an overnight stay, a picnic, a camp or a romantic dinner to reconnect with nature like what it has to offer here where their time would surely become so fascinating.
It takes 40 minutes for a motorbike ride (about 27 km) from Da Nang city center. First, you would go along Nguyen Tat Thanh Street and then turn to Road 4A (along with Cu De Riverside) till you see a sign with the name on it. You can choose to get there by bus or motorbike as it’s not very difficult to find the place.
Inspired by the natural beauty of the vast green fields on the peaceful Cu De riversides, Yen Retreat from an idea then was brought to life as a perfect combination of human life and the wild. Coming here, your camping would be a lot more convenient with pre-built tents arranged.
Yen Retreat aims at bringing to visitors a quiet space in harmony with nature, that is why camping is considered to be the most popular accommodation choice here. After buying a ticket to the resort, you will be provided with tents and two meals: breakfast and dinner. You will definitely have a good night’s sleep in the middle of such an extremely romantic space. The temperature here is lower than downtown Da Nang so it can be a bit chilly at night. You should bring a jacket, a light sweater, and socks in case.
You can also stroll around the resort area for some more fresh air, contemplate the poetic river view or kayak for a while.
Some more information about Yen Retreat eco-tourism area
● Address: Hòa Bắc, Hòa Vang, Đà Nẵng
● Tel: 093 588 82 93
● Best time to visit: 3.00 PM – 8.00 PM
● Check-in time: 2.00 PM. Check out time: 12.00 noon
● Tent capacity: 5 – 8 people. Minimum: 5 guests / 1 tent
● Include: 2 meals (dinner and breakfast), tent, mattresses, pillows, blankets, wifi, electric fans, lights
● Exclude: Drinks
● Kids below 2 years old: Free of charge
● Must book in advance. No walk-in.
● No outside foods, drinks allowed
● You can’t bring: speaker, alcoholic drinks.
● NOTE: CLOSE on every WEDNESDAY
This sunflower garden in Da Nang is located at Tam An Farm, Phu Son Nam Hamlet, Hoa Khuong Commune, Hoa Vang District, only 22 km southwest of the city center.
Coming to this golden heaven, you will be ready to sink yourself in the middle of the breezy rustic countryside ambiance filled with thousands of bright yellow flowers waving in the wind. It must be a perfect place to take great photos and an ideal space for a short break afar from the city life.
Do not forget to fully charge your phone in advance. Please notice that picking, plucking or trampling on flowers are not allowed here.
Ticket price: 30,000 VND / person, you can walk around the farm for a visit, take nice photos and hand on some farming work.
Why are you still hesitating? The gorgeous yellow garden will surely never disappoint you and even it can make your Insta friends jealous of your cool shots taken here!
Jardin du Soleil picnic and camping site is located in Trung Nghia Hamlet, Hoa Ninh Commune, Hoa Vang District, about 25 km west of Da Nang.
This is another scenic, photogenic ambiance for your Instagram feed to be filled with cool nature backdrops where you can be in the midst of lush trees, flowers while birds keep singing on branches nearby.
If you sign up for the Sun Garden’s summer-night camping program, you will have a day to experience their exciting activities. You will be picked up at your place then taken to the Sun Garden campsite, then you can get your own tent for later to keep following with other activities like hiking, fishing and cooking dinner together with other guests or your travel partners.
The evening cannot be more romantic with your dinner table set up right under a starry night sky with nostalgic acoustic melodies played at the campsite. It would be very hard to not fall in love with such a poetic place. Definitely a place worth to make memories!
If you are a nature lover who want to immerse yourself in the space of plants and flowers upon the mountains, An Nhien farm campsite is guaranteed to be an ideal choice for you. Come here to refresh yourself and have as many beautiful memories with your family, relatives, and friends as possible in the middle of pure natural beauty. How can those moments be expressed nicer as the photos do?
An Nhien campsite is located in Ba Na valley, in Hamlet 1, Hoa Ninh, Hoa Vang district, only 25km from Da Nang city center. You undoubtedly can take over a 100 Instagram-perfect pictures here for sure!
This film studio is located at 44 Bui Thien Ngo St., Hoa Xuan Ward, Cam Le District, only 7 km south of the city center. It has both indoor and outdoor areas for your unlimited photo ideas. The indoor area on the ground floor consists of 5 luxuriously designed, sophisticated but minimalistic photo backdrops. The studio area on the upper floor is quite professional, fully-equipped with costumes, technical facilities, vanity tables, etc.
In addition, there are sheep raised in the farm area of the studio for guests who want to take photos with them. You also can rent some extra photo-taking props available there or the necessary tools to throw a picnic meal or an event. Dream House also has a cafe that offers a menu of several types of drinks varied from coffee in different styles, bottled water, fruit juice, peach tea and more.
Particularly for wedding photography, Hoa Xuan Dream House Studio charges 300,000 VND / first hour, the next hour would cost 250,000 VND. As for other types such as family photos or group photos, the fee would be 250,000 VND / 1 hour. Maximum of 5 people per group, an additional person will be charged 100,000 VND. Dream House’s operating time is from 6 am to 7 pm. Come to add some fresh air into your Instagram feed!
Hai Van pass cuts the Bach Ma mountain range in the middle, located in between of Thua Thien Hue province and Da Nang city. Because of this special location with its amazing nature beauty, curving roads snaking the mountain belts, many young people have been coming to this pass to “hunt” for cool and exclusive photos.
In terms of geographical location, Hai Van pass is about 20km from Da Nang city and about 80km from Hue. You should reach the top of the pass at sunrise or sunset time to be able to enjoy the best view of the day as well as take the most remarkable photos of amazing mountain sceneries. Ready for refreshing your Insta posts?
Cactus field is a brand new check-in location that has just been discovered by young Danangers. It’s given a very Korean name as “Seoul field”, this makes young Insta photo hunters find it more curious to discover this place.
Tip: The best time to come for the best shots is early morning or late afternoon.
Nam O Reef is located about 17km northwest of the city center, in Hoa Hiep Bac ward, Lien Chieu district. Good point is that this place is a relatively unspoiled tourist destination and very few people know about it.
The rocks here are all covered with layers of green moss. When the tide recedes, they gradually appear like gentle green waves. That soft smooth green coat is like a fairy tale thing at the beach side during day time.
The best time to witness them is in the early morning. The moss can be dense and in large pieces as well. The bright sunlight is a perfect supporter of your photography mission by making photos clearer and more vibrant. Once in your lifetime you should come here to witness such a fairy-tale beauty of nature to capture a memorable moment with your friends, your family or lover. You can surely get over a 100 Instagram-perfect pictures here.
Chessboard Peak is located on a mountain peak, at an altitude of 700m above sea level, up on top of Son Tra Peninsula, Da Nang. From Chessboard Peak, you can admire a huge city view of Da Nang to the fullest. The very first sunlight when the sun rises and the last ones during sunset time give the peak a fanciful and enchanting look that no one can resist keeping that magnificent landscape in their eyes, in their memories and also in some nice photos to look back after this adventure. You will be guaranteed a spectacular view from this ideal viewpoint.
Best time to go there is recommended to be early morning to avoid strong noon heat or too dark streets going back to town if that is sunset time ride. Or you can also depart at 2-3 pm to reach Chessboard on time for sunset view contemplating. But you should make sure to leave before 5 pm for your own safety as roads would get very dark when night falls.
This place attracts many tourists looking for a chance of snapping a pic of hundreds of flying pigeons like an iconic scenery can be seen in Paris, France.
Pigeons only gather here more in the early morning and late afternoon, so you now know when to come for your photoshoots!
Address: At the end of Pham Van Dong Street, Phuoc My Ward, Son Tra District, Da Nang City