Da Nang Coco City Bus Tour Review - The Pink Tourist Bus
Da Nang's Coco Tourist Bus
One of the most fun ways to get around Da Nang, Vietnam is with the city's iconic pink hop-on-hop-off Coco Tour Bus. The bus runs past many of the city's most popular destinations. If you are on a budget and short on time, consider taking the Coco Bus to hit up all of the best spots in Da Nang! The Coco Tour Bus is run by the Cocobay Resort, but anyone can hop on one of these double-decker buses for a tour around the city with a panoramic view from the upper level.
Where does the Coco Tour Bus go?
The bus runs in three routes: a city route that heads all the way to Da Nang's northern peninsula from the airport; a beach route that runs south along the most popular beaches to the Cocobay Resort; and a brand-new Hoi An route that runs from Cocobay Resort all the way to
The bus stops at:
- Da Nang City Airport
- Linh Ung Pagoda and the Lady Buddha
- Cocobay Resort
- Da Nang's eastern beaches
- Vincom Plaza
- The Han River Bridge
- The Dragon Bridge
- The Marble Mountains
- The Museum of Cham Sculpture
- Hoi An city center
- and much, much more
How does the Coco Tour Bus work?
The buses run in a circuit around the city. It's easy to spot the bright pink bus stops! The Coco Tour Bus shares a lot of stops with Da Nang's city bus, and you can't miss the big pink buses pulling up.
Simply hop on (you can buy a ticket on board if you don't already have one), tell the on-board tour guide where you want to go, and they will tell you when to hop off, while giving you information (in English) about your destination and any interesting sites you may pass along the way.
You'll save on taxi fare, get an amazing view of the city, and get information from fun and knowledgeable local guides as you ride along.
How to buy a ticket for the Coco Tour Bus
You can buy a ticket for the Coco Tour Bus on board the bus from the on-board tour guides, at the Cocobay Resort just south of Da Nang, or at the Da Nang City Airport.
How much does a Coco Tour Bus ticket cost?
A ticket for the Coco Tour Bus costs 175.000 VND (about $7.50) and is valid for 24 hours. During the validity period, you can ride the bus as much as you want, hopping on and off at any stop. The bus runs as far as the Linh Ung Pagoda on Da Nang's far northern peninsula, the Marble Mountains, and Hoi An city center. If you are planning on seeing more than a few sites in a day, it is completely worth the price.
Taking the bus to Hoi An
The Coco Bus recently began running a brand-new route all the way to Hoi An! The new N3 bus line runs from Cocobay Resort all the way to the city center in Hoi An, about twenty minutes away. To get to Hoi An, you can take the N1 Cocobay Beach Tour Bus from Da Nang City to Cocobay Resort, then switch to the N3 Hoi An Bus. It's easy, and you don't need to buy any extra tickets; a Coco Bus ticket is valid for 24 hours on all routes.
Learn more at their official website: http://cococitytour.vn/en/