Attraction Son Tra Peninsula, Tho Quang Ward, Da Nang, Viet Nam Published on: 28-05-2018
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Why Son Tra Peninsula’s Banyan Tree is special ?
800-year-old Son Tra banyan tree (or Nui Cao Banyan tree, be classified in mulberry, and has science name “ Ficus bengalensis”) is about 22m in height and 10m in tree-trunk circumference and 85m in giant tree circumference. This tree has 26 aerial roots which are 25m in height, are in 63 small zones of Son Tra Natural Reserve. Son Tra Banyan tree has attracted many tourists to visit and see the strange and mysterious beauty. Especially, This is the source of life of Red- Shanked Doucs- a kind of primates living mainly in Indo-Chinese at SonTra (being discovered in 1771).
Son Tra Peninsula, Tho Quang Ward, Da Nang, Viet Nam