Da Nang city was established in 1888, and has been a major harbour ever since. The largest city in the Central is also an economic centre. Its road railroad systems link the region to Laos and Thailand. There is also an international airport in the area. Every year Da Nang's harbour welcomes a large number of tourists travelling by ship.
After visiting the interesting Museum of Cham Sculpture and discovering the city, travellers can easily explore the very picturesque sites surrounding Da Nang, such as Ba Na Mountain and Marble Mountain, Ha Van Pass or enjoy the magnificent beaches laying on tens of kilometres. Da Nang Beach was recognised as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world by the Forbes (USA).