Da Nang vs Ubud

Da Nang 🇻🇳
Ubud 🇮🇩
Population 1,125,316 112,490
Official language(s) Vietnamese Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English Low Low
Main airport Da Nang International Airport (DAD) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit February - May May - October
Currency VND - Vietnamese Dong (₫) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted in some places. Cash also needed. Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No Yes
Average monthly costs $959 $1363
Rent $316 $658
Groceries $161 $150
Dining out $128 $10
Cafe $35 $28
Coworking space $88 $106
Mobile internet $4 $3
Public transportation $15 $53
Taxis $15 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $0 $33
Sport and cultural events $6 $14
Museums and sights $2 $9
Nightlife $74 $118
Gym $34 $72
Yoga $71 $87
Massage $10 $10
SIM card options Viettel, Vinafone Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Grab Grab, GoJek
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Healthy and with robust flavors, Vietnamese cuisine combines noodles and rice with a variety of greens and local herbs to compliment specially seasoned pork, beef or seafood dishes. In Da Nang, you'll find a strong emphasis on barbecued seafood dishes as well as fish-based sauces. Balinese foods revolve on the complex flavors from certain ingredients like fresh vegetables, meat, coconut milk, and time-tested spices mixture.
Local food specialities Chao Tom, Bahn Xeo, Goi Cuon, Bun Thit Nuong, Bahn Cuon, Mi Quang, Bun nam, Bun cha ca Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets Warung for authentic babi guling and bebek betutu, cafes for kopi luwak, street stalls for pisang goreng, nasi campur, and sate lilit
Vegetarian / vegan options 107 options on HappyCow 255 listings on Happy Cow