Helicopter tours open for Tet in central city
Update: Feb 03, 2016
Vietnam TravelMart Agency offers daily helicopter tour services over Da Nang during the Tet holiday.

The travel agency said the tour will start daily with six passengers booking for a 12-minute flight over the sea and mountains of Da Nang-Ngu Hanh Son (Marble Mountains), Ba Na Hills, Son Tra peninsula and My Khe beach.

The tour uses a six-seat French-made EC132T2 helicopter to depart from Nuoc Man airbase in Ngu Hanh Son district with a price of VND2.5 million (US$111) for each local passenger, and US$125 for a foreigner. 

Tourists can book chartered flights to explore expanding air travel to the Cham Islands in Quang Nam; Ly Son Island in Quang Ngai and En Cave in Quang Binh province.

Daily flight opens from 8am to 12 noon and from 2pm to 5pm.

Last year, the travel agency debuted the service by taking six Russian tourists from Laguna Resort in the town of Lang Co, Thua Thien-Hue to Hoi An and My Son in Quang Nam and back.