An elevated monorail system which is regarded as the most modern of its kind in Vietnam has been launched at the Asia Park in the central city of Da Nang on January 1.
The first-ever monorail system in the country can whisk travelers up and down smoothly along its 1.8km-long line.
Every monorail is equipped with a modern audio system with the aim of providing all the comfort services to passengers.
Invested and constructed by Sun Group Corporation, the first phase of the Asia Park covers on an area of 88 hectares along the western bank of the Han River with a total investment capital of US$ 200 million.
The park comprises sports and cultural areas while the cultural area will be divided into nine sections representing nine Asian countries. A section will include architectural works, landscapes and historical relics--symbolic of each country.
Sun Wheel, the fourth highest in the world and the highest one in Vietnam, is now a new symbol of the resort city.