5 Things To Do in Da Nang in Rainy Season
Though you always wish days full of sunshine while you are on the trip, but sometime things just don’t go according to the plan as no one can control the mother of nature. If you happen to visit Danang in the monsoon season, which usually occurs from between October to November, the city will get a fair amount of rain, and it will be raining on and off all day. Sounds quite dull, isn’t it but luckily, when it comes to this charming city, there are endless of interesting, enjoyable activities offered for you to do even on the rainy day.
So, fear no more, sit back and relax cause in this post we are going to save your day by revealing plenty of inspiring activities and sightseeing spots that you can add in your day’s itinerary. With our suggestions below, despite of the weather, you and your family will still get the most out of your staying in Danang.
Exploring local café shop in Bach Dang Road.
When it’s wet, windy outside, one thing we absolutely need to recommend is explore cozy café right here, in Danang. Sure, there are a lot of good stores through out the city, but your time is limit so we will shorten the list of the must-try café. All the featured places happen to be in the same road – Bach Dang road, which can overlook to the romantic Han river, so you can freely choose the place fitted best with your interest or just simply convenience to try lot of different ones.
Waterfront Cafe & Restaurant
Located along the bustling Bach Dang road, here offers a soothing atmosphere which suitable to snuggle up on the rainy day. There is nothing can beat the feeling of sipping a steaming cup of coffee, enjoying a cake or a glass of cocktails with the view of the beautiful Han River. With that combination you won’t want to leave and definitely forget about what the weather.
Opening Hours: Daily 09:00 – 23:00
Location: 150 Bạch Đằng road, Hải Châu district, Đà Nẵng
With its unique architecture, the Memory Lounge boasts a modern look but is harmonized with the beautiful natural surroundings. Our advice is sitting near the window cause with stained-glass windows, while enjoying your coffee you can also be able to capture the best images of the Han River.
Opening Hours: Daily 06:00 – 23:00
Location: 07 Bạch Đằng road, Hải Châu district, Đà Nẵng
Price Range: 50.000 VND – 385.000 VND
Da Nang Souvenir & Café
Da Nang Souvenir & Café is the place you have to stop by, not only to enjoy coffee but also you can buy unique souvenir for your friends and family. The store is divided into two main areas, including a souvenir shop and a coffee shop. They proposed a plenty of local handicraft souvenir for you to choose from. ]
With modern and nicely designed decoration, the place attracts both of locals and tourists to visit and would be perfect for rainy day hide out.
Opening Hours: Daily 07:00 – 23:00
Location: 34 Bạch Đằng road, Hải Châu district, Đà Nẵng
Price Range: 19.000 VND – 65.000 VND
Taking a cooking class
If you prefer some activities could be done indoor, how about considering booking yourself into a Vietnamese cooking class while you are here? The ability of being able to cook the authentic Vietnamese food that you tried on the trip is one of the most meaningful souvenirs you can bring back home. Besides, there are a great range of classes offered in English as well as other, languages. The best point is you will be taught by local chef and get their family hand down recipes that definitely you cannot find it in anywhere or any cook book but here.
The rainy season also gives us an opportunity to slow thing down and spend quality time indoors. Fortunately for visitors who coming to Danang, there is plenty nice museums to keep entertained. Our best pick is Museum of Cham Sculpture.
Located in Hai Chau District, Da Nang, Museum of Cham Sculpture is a nice hiding place from the rainy day. This well-maintained museum is a house of the world’s largest collection of Cham artefacts with almost 300 terracotta and stone pieces of art ranging from the 7th to the 15th centuries.
Address: 02 2/9 street, Hai Chau district, Da Nang city
Opening hours: 07:00 – 17:00
Price: 40.000 VND/adult, 5.000 VND/student and free for kids under 16.
Visiting amusement park
Getting caught in the rain in middle of the holiday can be a nightmare, especially when you’re travelling with children. Visiting amusement parks would be a perfect option in this case. It is huge and offered different rides and games that will take a least half a day for you to access and enjoy everything. In Da Nang, there are 2 big amusement parks that we cannot wait to recommend to you:
Helio Centre entertainment complex
Have a fun day full of adventures by visiting one of Vietnam’s largest park – Helio Centre entertainment complex. Has a total area of 35,000m2, this multi-service entertainment complex provided a large range of exciting activities to meet the expectations of both locals and visitors. If you have kids, Helio is perfect spot when you’re travelling cause with different play zones that they offer, everyone can find something suited for themselves!
Sun World Da Nang Wonders
Sun World Da Nang Wonders is another place that absolutely should be on your Danang bucket list. You can experience various types of thrilling rides and captivating attraction that the park offered to you. It is very modern and suitable for adults and kids.
Playing room escape game
If you are big fan of thriller adventure escape game, then you cannot miss out the chance to visit one while in Da Nang. Each room will represent different theme, choose the most suitable one for you and try to escape in 1 hour. You will be impressed by various gadgets and wide range of levels they offer. Playing this live game event, you can experience to excel your “problem solving” “teamwork” and “observation” skills and for sure you will eventually forget that it is raining outside. Who says you cannot have fun on the rainy day? We absolutely disagree.
With all our suggestions in your sleeves, we hope that rain or shine you will have amazing time in Danang. Now, even in the rainy day happen on your Da Nang trip you have enough back up plan so start planning your trip and see you in Vietnam!