It is no coincidence that Danang tourists tend to visit local markets instead of other modern shopping centres because these markets feature the unique culture of this beachside city. Tourists easily dip into the bustling purchasing atmosphere, enjoy listening to the Vietnamese central accent and have a chance to shop a wide range of local products from food, spices, fabric to carving art items. Below is the list of 4 most famous markets in Danang city.
From a focal point for farmers and fishermen to sell fresh produce, seafood and poultry, Con market has become a busy merchant hub in Danang city center. Here you’ll find over 2000 stalls selling an array of handicrafts, apparel, accessories, fresh produce, dried goods, coffee beans and more. There is also a wide range of authentic Vietnamese carving goods available. Even if you are not necessarily looking to buy anything it still offers a fascinating glimpse into local life in Danang, including banh mi (Vietnamese-style baguette), goi cuon (spring rolls), banh xeo (crispy pancake), and mi quang (Vietnamese turmeric noodles).
Situated on Hoang Sa St. and on the way to Linh Ung Pagoda, the little seafood market is an open and peaceful place. Fishermen start their trade at 3 o’clock, which will last for 2 hours. Come here for the most relaxing morning walk, mesmerizing sunrise over the sea, insight into local life and full basket of fresh seafood.
Known as the must-visit place for every tourist, Han Market is the best choice among of famous markets in Danang if you want to stock up on prepacked chilli paste, Ly Son garlic, rice crackers, and dried squid – all being ideal as souvenirs for loved ones back home. You can also buy tropical fruits such as bananas, mangoes, durian, and jackfruit from numerous fruit stalls; as well as quality yet affordable custom made suits and dresses from some of Da Nang’s top tailors.
Locals and young folks in Danang would hold Bac My An market close to their heart and tummy. Home of the largest variety of local food, this place is where you will get hearty portions of Danang most tasty dishes, from street food, fruit smoothies to flavorful noodles with penny money.
Beside the top famous markets in Danang, there is an array of must-visit destination in Danang as well.