The magical world of Sun World Ba Na Hills is mustn’t miss experience in Da Nang, Vietnam. Perched on top of a hill at the height of 1,487 meters above sea level, this recreational park is aptly called “heaven on earth.” It’s not your usual amusement park as it’s an otherworldly escape. It’s where you can experience four seasons in a day through its variety of attractions.
To help you plan out your trip to Sun World Ba Na Hills, read this comprehensive guide on what to expect in Vietnam’s must-visit destination.
How to Get There
There aren’t many public transportations available going to Ba Na Hills. The best and most convenient option would be via us or hiring a private car.
Air-conditioned shuttle buses are available to and from Da Nang or Hoi An to Ba Na Hills:
- From Hoi An to Ba Na Hills: approximately two hours
- From Da Nang to Ba Na Hills: approximately 1.5 hours
Via Private Car
You can hire a charter car going to and from Ba Na Hills. The pick-up point is from Da Nang city center, but you can also ask to be picked up from other cities with a certain surcharge fee. You can also choose a car that can seat up to 12 people.
Adult: VND 750,000
Child (1m to 1.4m in height): VND 600,000
For Da Nang locals
Adult: VND 450,000
Child (1m to 1.4m in height): VND 350,000
Children below 1m in height are exempted from ticket fares.
How to get tickets
There are several ways to get tickets to Ba Na Hills:
Purchase a ticket through this page and choose the package option that best fits you.
You may also buy your tickets through their official website at https://ticket.sunworld.vn/.
Via direct purchase
Once you’re in Ba Na Hills, you can secure tickets from automatic ticket booths and kiosks to enter.
What to bring
Aside from the important stuff (valid ID, passport, money), bringing helpful items will make your trip to Sun World fuss-free. Make sure to bring:
- Extra shirt
- Comfortable shoes
- Light jacket
Mercure Ba Na Hills French Village
It’s as if you’ve traveled back to the 19th century in this European-inspired village. This attraction is modeled after 19th-century quintessential French villages. Moreover, the place exudes a rustic and romantic atmosphere. Aside from being an attraction, it doubles as a hotel with 494 well-appointed suite rooms with a view of the Ba Na mountains.
Perhaps the most iconic landmark of Ba Na Hills would be the Golden Bridge. This was named one of the World’s Greatest Places in 2018, due to its striking architectural beauty. Characterized by two huge stone hands seemingly holding the sash-like golden bridge, this is actually the way to go from the mountain foot to the Le Jardin D’Amour Gardens.
Le Jardin Flower Garden
The captivating charm of Le Jardin Flower Garden attracts tourists to see its landscaping artistry. See this flower garden filled with romance in the air as you stroll along the 9 gardens, each having different architectural styles. Visit Eden Garden for the perfect sunrise view or the Mystery Garden that’ll pique your curiosity through rows of trees. There’s also a Vineyard that lets you discover French-inspired vineyards too.
The cable car network of Sun World is ranked as one of the 10 most impressive cable car infrastructures worldwide. Aside from transporting you to and from the complex, it’s the perfect spot to get sweeping views of Da nang and the lush jungle surrounding it. The views are more fascinating on a sunny day, so make sure to plan your trip ahead.
Bar Debay Wine Cellar
Bar Debay is another French-inspired attraction in SunWorld Ba Na Hills. This 100-meter wine cellar stores premium French wines at an ideal temperature. Have an authentic wine experience on the second floor, where you can relax as you sip wine served with pork skewers. It’s made even better with a sweeping view of the mountains.
Fantasy Park is made for thrill-seekers. This indoor park serves as an amusement zone where visitors can play all kinds of games like video games, car games, and even shooting games. It’s where you can also find 4D and 5D cinemas for an immersive movie experience.
Head to the French Village for the shopping mall that houses various souvenirs. Her,e you can buy French-inspired items and Sun World memorabilia. There’s Fleuriste Flower Shop where you can shop and adore fresh and imported flowers such as roses, carnations, and sunflowers.
Apart from amusement parks and iconic landmarks, you’ll also find several religious spots in Ba Na Hills. There’s Stele Hall, the Holy Mother Shrine, the Linh Phong Zen Monastery, Linh Phong Stupa, Linh Tu Pagoda of the Holy Mountain Mother, Linh Ung Pagoda, and Belfry. You may also visit the Rain Sheltering Teahouse where you can enjoy a tea ceremony surrounded by scenic nature views.
There are plenty of dining options within Ba Na Hills, so you’ll never have to go hungry. Check out the restaurants below!
Dine in style and enjoy romantic views while having a fancy dinner with European, Asian, and Vietnamese dishes at Doumer.
La Crique Restaurant and Cafe Postal
Going inside this restaurant feels as if you’re in an art gallery. This restaurant and cafe offer mostly European dishes on their menu.
Fine dining is the theme of Morin restaurant. Dine here and get scenic views of Ba Na mountains and Da Nang.
There are more food options for every foodie in Sun World Ba Na Hills! If the choices above don’t suit your fancy, here are more restaurants to keep an eye out for:
- KavKaz Vista
- KavKaz Baku
- Le Louvre
- Beer Garden
Best Time to Visit
The best time to visit Ba Na Hills would be during a clear day, usually during spring and summer from January to August. It’s best to avoid the rainy season, which runs from October to December.
Operating Hours: 7 am to 10 pm (Monday to Sunday)
Address: An Son Village, Hoa Ninh Commune, Hoa Vang Dist., Danang, Vietnam
Hotline: + 84 (0) 905 766 777
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