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All reviews da nang top gear lang co amazing views private car danang city take photos winding road both sides vietnam war enjoy the view beautiful drive nice view scenic route across the road sunny day be careful
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Reviewed 3 days ago

travelling from Hue to Hoi An our tour operator wanted to give the Hai Van pass road a miss, preferring to take the newish road tunnel that passes thought the mountain. We decided otherwise and persuaded our driver to take the mountain route. We were...More

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cycled across Hai Van pass as part of Spice Roads Saigon to Hanoi Tour. Long hot day to get to the top....be sure to stop at the little cafe along the way (water side) with incredibly friendly locals and a great break....views were amazing....although the...More

Thank murraydave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had mixed feelings about whether I was keen or not to do this - my boyfriend is confident on the scooter/motorbike and so we had talked about renting one and doing it ourselves. After reading through the reviews I was even more dubious about...More

3  Thank Vickyjoanna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This pass has been a key strategic location for centuries and most recently in the USA vs Vietnam war. We decided to cycle up 10 Km, probably one of the hardest things I have ever done, but well worth it. At the top are the...More

Thank GADGET1967
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely has to be top of your to do list if your in the Da Nang/ Hoi An/ Hue area. Did it a couple of years ago on my own which was a hoot. This time two up was every bit as good, in some...More

Thank Lambretta101
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Immortalised in a Top Gear 2008 special on Vietnam this is a petrol heads dream! Winding up over the Truong Son mountain range this 21km stretch of road offers up fantastic views from its lofty height. It was virtually deserted other than for tourists and...More

Thank fluffymonkey
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend went to sleep and I had a few hours to kill so I decided to hop on my motorbike and ride the hai van pass. It’s an amazing ride with beautiful scenery everywhere. The road was pristine. Only scary thing is the large...More

Thank mikejunelee
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

What an experience Hired a bike in Ha Long Bay & went for it. The drive for a complete novice was fairly simple. Didn’t use sat nav just a google map before we set off. The scenery is breathtaking & the roads a joy to...More

1  Thank PHABfamily
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

You can take the Hai Van pass which takes about 40 minutes with a stop at the summit to see some ancient ruins (this was the border in the 13th century) or take the tunnel which only takes 10 minutes. The road is very windy,...More

Thank Rodman100
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing scenery for traveller to enjoy. There was a place for you to stop and take a photos. You also can buy some drinks and ice creams there.

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18 October 2018|
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Response from Sagitaur | Reviewed this property |
If you are staying in Hoi An you find plenty of tour companies that can satisfy your needs. You can look on Trip Advisor and /or Danang / Hoi An Expats facebook page.
15 August 2018|
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Response from SonyaC694 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are bathroom facilities, but make sure you have your own paper (tissues are fine) and hand sanitiser. If you've travelled through Asia before you'll know this is a fairly standard requirement.
19 February 2018|
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Response from colouringmymap | Reviewed this property |
You can book through VM Travels and you don’t even have to pay in advance. Yes it is recommended to take the car either from Hue to Hoi An or vice versa. You can mail your date of travel with pickup time via their website. I... More