Dong Giang Heaven’s Gate” is located in 2 communes of Ma Cooih and Ka Dang of Dong Giang district (Quang Nam province). It possesses a very unique natural ecosystem. In addition, the typical traditional culture of the Co Tu people has created a unique tourist destination that anyone wants to visit and explore.
The central region is famous for places that attract domestic and foreign tourists. When referring to the central region, people think of Da Nang as a modern and developed city or Quang Nam with Hoi An Ancient Town.
However, have you ever thought that with the sunny, windy and arid land of Central Vietnam, there is still a peaceful place that is Dong Giang – a heaven’s gate eco-tourism area in the middle of a pristine forest.
Dong Giang Heaven’s Gate has a distinct “pure” natural beauty. This is a place for everyone to check-in and save the best moments by the wonderful and green scenery of its immense, majestic and peaceful mountains.
The way to get to Dong Giang Heaven’s Gate
“Gate of Heaven” or “Hang Gop” is the name that the local people call. It consists of a giant limestone arch connecting two hilltops to form an arch or gate. From heaven’s gate, you walk inside for about 30 minutes, there is a cave consisting of many large and small caves formed by thousands of years of flowing water with many beautiful nipples. There are also many rapids and cool streams, which very few people know about.
- From Tam Ky city to Dai Loc, you turn left and go to the road at the foot of Ha Nha bridge, then following a path to An Diem Prison, go straight for about 40km, you will reach Ka Dau village, Ka Dang commune, Dong Giang district, then you ask local people. It takes about 20 minutes to walk from the highway to Heaven’s Gate in the right direction. If we go straight this way, we will come to the Ho Chi Minh trail from Nam Giang to Dong Giang.
- From Prao town, Dong Giang district, you follow the Ho Chi Minh trail to Nam Giang about 7km and ask the local people for directions to Ka Dau village, Ka Dang commune.
The beauty of Dong Giang Heaven’s Gate
Crossing a road to get to Dong Giang is really worth it for those who love to conquer and explore new lands and you will break down when coming to this place. With the purely natural scenery of the delicate dewdrops on the leaves, there is nothing better than taking a deep breath to feel the refreshing taste of tea.
Looking at the sky, the white clouds drifting around like a silk hammock around the hills and mountains make the tea hill as beautiful as a fairyland. Surrounding the mountains and forests are streams flowing like fun forest music. And this stream has many rocks, the water is clear and cool, you need to be careful because there is still a bit of deep water in the stream.
Coming to Dong Giang Heaven’s Gate, you can also explore the cultural life of the Cotu people, drink Can wine, Tr’din wine or Ta-vat wine, and sip delicious specialties of the people here.
The traditional stilt houses, ethnic brocade colors, the shy smile of a young girl or the beautiful eyes of a child will bring wonderful footage. Dong Giang Heaven’s Gate holds visitors and leaves a feeling in the hearts of people, which is unique among the great thousand mountains of Truong Son.
The natural scenery is wonderful. With a large lake, smooth waves like a silk but deep, which are creating an amazing attraction place. Visitors can row a boat to enjoy the scenery. It also has more than 20 caves and will be a “red address” for those who love to explore Dong Giang.
𝗔𝗽𝗼𝘀𝗼 𝗳𝗹𝗼𝘄𝗲𝗿 𝘀𝗲𝗮𝘀𝗼𝗻 𝗮𝘁 𝗙𝗮𝗶𝗿𝘆 𝗙𝗮𝗹𝗹𝘀 𝗮𝘄𝗮𝗶𝘁𝘀 𝘆𝗼𝘂
Dong Giang in April covers itself in a new fashion with the Aposo flower season, also known as forest poinsettias. The branches fall low with Aposo flowers blossomed beautifully. The orange-red colors sway under warm sunlight, what a chill-looking view! Don’t forget your date with the red Aposo flower at Fairy Falls in Dong Giang Heaven’s Gate!
With the beauty that nature offers, Dong Giang is attracting more and more tourists to visit and explore. If you come to Quang Nam, you do not miss the beautiful and majestic Dong Giang Heaven’s Gate.
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Wish you have an interesting and exciting journey of discovery.