Son Tra Mountain (Monkey Mountain), Da Nang
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At Son Tra Mountain (Monkey Mountain), you can meet several species of primates, including one of the rarest of monkeys in the world--the red-shanked douc langurs. Named "Monkey Mountain" by American soldiers stationed here during the Vietnam War, the area remains covered with an evergreen tropical forests. Hike or bike along the main paved road for a chance to run into a family of doucs watching passers-by from the treetops. Observe these colorful acrobats, with white tails and golden faces, screaming and jumping from branch to branch. Notice the rope bridges suspended between trees, made specifically for the monkeys. Other residents of the mountain include long-tailed macaques, rhesus macaques, and pygmy slow lorises. Make Son Tra Mountain (Monkey Mountain) a centerpiece of your Da Nang vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Da Nang trip itinerary planner.
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  • Accommodation was the Intercontinental hotel close to La. Using public transport to visit the crowd a little bit aside and accommodation near him for those of you who take the time to stroll around or set aside if you drive by car to the Charter seems to be a good time. Da Nang City and the other is a stunning landscape
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  • The road goes up with the gorgeous scenery! Can see the whole city of Da Nang! Can spot the animals already on the way.
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  • Didn't see any monkeys, you'll need to venture off the track and into the trees to see them. Had a great time riding a scooter up the mountain and back to Danang nonetheless. Great lookout point at th...  more »