BEST PLACES TO WATCH DANANG INTERNATIONAL FIREWORKS FESTIVAL 2019
Summer is often considered the holiday season which is suitable for visitors to enjoy and relax with family and friends in special places. This summer, if you have a plan to come to Vietnam, don't skip Danang, the most worthy of living city in S shaped country as Danang is having the most interesting and attractive festival in this June and you will not want to miss joining it, Danang International Fireworks Festival 2019 (DIFF 2019).
This festival is a good occasion for not only Vietnam's international intergration but also domestic and foreign tourists' cultural exchanges. Taking part in the festival, tourists will have an opportunity to contemplate the most stunning firework performances coming from 8 countries in the world. The festival is promising to bring exciting and colorful atmosphere for everyone to wallow in. The article below will suggest some best places for tourists to watch and enjoy the magnificent beauty of fireworks.
1. INTRODUCTION OF DIFF 2019 DA NANG, VIETNAM
The festival takes place in a month from 1st June to 6th July, 2019 with the main theme "Stories of Rivers" including five nights of competition with five different topics: Origin, Sprouts of life, Love, Colours and Offshore. There are eight teams from different countries: Vietnam, China, Russia, Italia, Belgium, Finland, United Kingdom and Brazil coming and joining this competition.
The official dates of firework competitions among team begin at 1st June, 2019. The performances start at 8:00 PM every Saturday during the festival. The schedules for competitions are:
- June 1: Vietnam vs Russia
- June 8: Brazil vs Belgium
- June 15: Finland vs Italy
- June 22: United Kingdom vs China
- July 6: The final show between two best teams
The festival is staged over the iconic Han River where is perfect spot for everyone to watch firework from different parts of the city.
Apart from firework performances, there are also many supporting cultural, sports and travel activities held during and after the competition as well which make Da Nang's tourism develop and attract domestic as well as foreign tourists. Some activities are a flashmob dance competition with the theme "Youth wave", street music shows on Sunday nights from May 26 to July 7 on Bach Dang Road with impressive performances by domestic and foreign artists.
2. BEST PLACES TO WATCH DANANG INTERNATIONAL FIREWORKS FESTIVAL
♦ Main Streets Near Firework Areas
For those who have tight budget, you can still catch the magical moments of firework from the main streets near watching areas as it is completely free of charge. As Han River is the setting of the firework festival, you can watch it from different places of the city. In addition, indulging in the vibrant and colorful atmosphere in the streets is also fun and memorable experiences.
Tourists should bring water bottles and some snacks along and remember not to litter on the streets after the shows.
Some main streets can enable tourists to watch firework are Tran Hung Dao street, Nhu Nguyet street or Bach Dang street depending on your location.
♦ Firework Area
Tourists can buy a ticket for a special viewing stand. The seating is located at the bank of Han River which is directly opposite the launching area can contain 30.000 people and tickets with different classes are suitable for every budget.
Visitors can buy tickets in person at the Danang Tourism Promotion Center on the 3rd floor of 100 Nui Thanh St., the Danang Tourism Support Centre at 108 Bach Dang St. or at the Ticket Office of Sun World Danang Wonder at 1 Phan Dang Luu St.
To purchase tickets online to the stand area for firework show, visit the official ticketing website of Sun World
» For more information about ticket, visit at http://www.diff.vn
♦ Cruise on Han River
There is also a more impressive way to contemplate fireworks, cruising on Han River. The experience is totally interesting, poetic and romantic. Cruising on the river, tourists can watch the fireworks at nearest distance and enjoy the performance and music as well. In addition, tourists also have chance to contemplate the glamorous beauty of famous bridges including Tran Thi Ly Bridge, Dragon Bridge, Han River Bridge, Thuan Phuoc Bridge and observe the charming Danang's skyline.
However, this service must be booked in advance before 48 hours and the cruse will depart from Dragon Boat Han River pier.
- Han River Cruise Ticket - 1st Floor: $83.79 per person
- Han River Cruise Ticket - 2nd Floor: $98.58 per person
- Han River Cruise Ticket - 3rd Floor: $123.22 per person
- Infant under 1m is free of charge when using the service with an adult
- Children from 1m - 1.29m will be surcharged of 75% adult ticket
- Children with height 1.3m are considered as an adult
♦ Roof Top Restaurants & Bar
Enjoying meals and watching firework are also not bad selection. 99+ Sky Lounge, which situated on floor 5 and 6 of Happy Yacht is promising to satisfy tourists with spacious and luxurious space as well as a lot of special buffet menu and beautiful view opposite Dragon Bridge. Watching firework become more wonderful than ever.
Address: Tran Hung Dao St, Son Tra Dicstrict, Danang.
Tourists can choose some hotels with high floor to have an amazing view to watch Danang Interntional Firework Festival. Here are some best hotels which should be kept on list. Beside to perfect places to watch firework, all these hotels are also near other famous destinations of Danang such as My Khe Beach, Hoi An Ancient Town and so on.
This 5 star hotel has a convenient location which is located on the west bank of Han River in Danang's city center. Due to this facility, tourists can watch firework in their own room or sip some cocktails and watch it from Sky Bar that is situated at the highest floor of Novotel Danang.
Address: 36 Bach Dang St, Hai Chau Dicstrict, Danang.
Diamond Sea Hotel Danang Beach
This hotel is located opposite My Khe Beach and ideal place to watch firework festival from Sky Bar on floor 21. Staying at Diamond Sea Hotel during Da Nang International Fireworks Festival 2019, you can enjoy hotel's activities including BBQ party and DJ performance on fireworks nights.
Address: 232 Vo Nguyen Giap St, Phuoc My Dicstrict, Danang.
Zen Diamond Suites
Its location is perfect for visiting all city’s attractions and watching firework festival. It is located close enough to walk to the city center, but in a quiet neighborhood area for restful night sleep. This hotel offer tourists the glamorous view from its room to watch Da Nang International fireworks festival 2019.
Each hotel’s room has a balcony which is suitable for guests and their family watch the fireworks displaying in Danang City.
Address: 16 Ly Thuong Kiet St, Hai Chau Dicstrict, Danang.
Art Hotel Danang
Across the street from Han River, this relaxing hotel with a chic vibe is 2 km from both Pham Van Đong Beach and Han Market which is opposite firework festival stage is essential to be the good spot to watch the firework in Danang City.
Address: 305 Tran Hung Dao St, Son Tra Dicstrict, Danang.
San Marino Boutique Hotel Danang
In a prime location in the My Khe Beach, San Marino Boutique Hotel Danang which is located on Vo Van Kiet street is also a nice place to watch Da Nang International firework from high view. Besides, depending on guests' interest, they can book a table and enjoy dinner under sky full of fireworks at Sky Bar and rooftop outside pool.
Address: 163 - 165 Vo Van Kiet St, Son Tra Dicstrict, Danang.
- Tourists should book in advance or come early to have a good spot for watching fireworks.
- Tourists should find places which can park vehicles (Parking fee is nearly $1 per motorbike).
- Tourists should follow police's instruction to avoid traffic jam.
- Tourists should check exchange rate of curency before trading.
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