Introduction

A perfect Da Nang trip will not be indefectible without going shopping at Han Market. This destination has been known as a “shopping paradise” as it is where you can freely do your shopping, enjoy delectable delicacies, walk around and learn more about the shopping culture of the local people. If you are in Da Nang City and want to buy souvenirs or specialities for your family and friends, the Han Market will be an ideal place for your. 

Han market Da Nang History

Da Nang Han Market was born a long time ago, starting in the 1940s. It was initially a spontaneous trade market of some groups of people. Han market has been developing everyday and it now becomes a famous destination attracting both domestic and international tourists. 

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Han Market Da Nang Vietnam

In 1990, on the occasion of Uncle Ho’s birthday on May 19, the market was started to build into a completely new two-story space with an area of ​​28,000 square meters. Han Market was officially inaugurated and put into operation commemorating the liberation day of Da Nang on March 29, 1991. 

What to buy at Han Market Da Nang

Dried foods

In the Han market Da Nang Viet Nam, you can also find a lot of dried foods such as dried seafood, dried beef, dried fruit, etc. You can taste these dried foods before you decide to buy. With a unique process of Da Nang people, these dried dishes will give you an extremely impressive feeling. Prices of dried products at the Han market will mostly be listed on bags, bottles, jars and so on. You can easily choose for yourself the products you like as gifts.

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Types of fish sauce

It is unfortunate that you miss buying some kind of fish sauce at the Han market on your trip to Da Nang. As it is the best way for you to bring the culinary taste of Vietnam back home. At Han market Da Nang, you will find many different kind of fish sauce such as anchovy fish sauce, shrimp sauce, melon sauce, chili sauce, etc. Each type of fish sauce here will have a different taste characteristics. All you need to do is just going to the stalls selling it at Han market and choosing any kind of fish sauce that you like. 

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Da Nang beef rolls

Unlike Hanoi and Saigon ones, Da Nang beef rolls have their own unique taste. Beef Rolls is made from pure beef combining with fish sauce, salt, garlic pepper, and being wrapped in leaves before steaming. There are many stalls selling delicious beef rolls in this market. Only from 100,000 VND / 1kg beef roll, you can buy a lot as gifts for your relatives and friends at the end of your trip.

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Clothes and remembrances

Diverse fashion is suitable for both winter and summer. The best selling items are clothes, shoes, hats, vases, etc. Swimsuits, floats, bikinis are highly chosen for tourists want to go to the beach. In addition, lovely keychains, slippers, bracelets and necklaces will enrich your choice. 

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What to eat at Han market Da Nang

Da Nang Banh Canh

Banh Canh has been considered one of the most famous dishes of Danang and is favored by many diners. Han Market Da Nang is the best place for you to enjoy delicious and cheap Da Nang Banh Canh. The thick soup here has a strong flavor along with soft pastry, spicy taste of the chili and thieves leaves. There are many stalls selling delicious Banh Canh at Han Market Da Nang food that you should visit once. 

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Quang Noodles

At Han Market in Da Nang, Quang noodle is always chosen by many diners. Quang Noodles here are very delicious and quite cheap. Only from 15,000 VND, you can already enjoy an excellent dish. At Han market Da Nang food court you can take a seat at Mrs. Nhung noodle shop that is a famous place selling Quang noodles in the Han market.

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Springs Roll – beef roll

Springs roll and Beef betel leaf rolls in Da Nang Han Market are two dishes that have attracted many Western diners due to the good tastes and appealing fragrances. Each skewer of beef guise leaves at the Han market food area is lined up on a bright red charcoal oven will definitely make you feel excited and want to enjoy it immediately.

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Han market Banh Beo

Banh Beo is extremely popular and is loved by many diners. This type of cake is only available in the Central Vietnam, made from rice flour steamed into cups, filled with peanuts, scallions, dried shrimp, … With a small, lovely cup of Banh Beo, it is enough to wake up your stomach when visiting Han Market.

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Vietnamese Pancake (Banh Xeo)

For those who are gourmet, when visiting Han market Da Nang, you should enjoy Banh Xeo – also known as Vietnamese pancake. This cake at the Han market is very famous for its unique and attractive taste. It is even as delicious as other dishes in the big restaurants in the city center. In particular, the pancake shops in this food area are quite cheap. So that you can enjoy it without worrying about your budget.

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Ginseng sweet soup

After enjoying all those dishes at Han Market in Da Nang, it is highly recommended to enjoy the delicious Ginseng Sweet Soup for dessert. It is made from ginseng along with ginkgo, tubers, seaweed, lotus root and longan. It is really delicious and will definitely energize you.

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Han market Da Nang opening hours and location

+ Opening hours are from 06:00 am to 19:00 pm

+ Han Market Da Nang Address: 160 Bach Dang (Han Market in Hai Chau District, Da Nang city, located between four streets of Tran Phu, Bach Dang, Hung Vuong, and Tran Hung Dao).

+ Han Market Da Nang Map

The remarkable tips when visiting Han market Da Nang

When shopping here, you should bargain the price down to about 40-50% of the offered price. Because the Han market is the focal point for tourists to visit, the price is usually higher than other markets in town.

Need to go to many different stalls for choosing the best designs. This market is the place where gathers a variety of new models.

Just asking the price of the item that you really want to buy as the merchants here are quite claustrophobic with asking prices without buying. And sometimes, they will find it really unpleasant and annoyed. 

Avoid stalls for Western customers. The price here will be higher than other places.

Since it is a crowded place, you must carefully keep your personal belongings such as wallets, phones and jewelry. It is highly recommended to bring only the essentials for the trip.

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