Da Lat

  • Population: 211,105 inhabitants in 2011
  • Area: 394.64 sq. km
  • Location: Capital of Lam Dong province, in 1,500 m (4,900 ft) above sea level on the Langbiang Plateau in the Southern parts of Central Highlands
  • Climate: Pleasantly warm by day and a bit cold by night
  • Unique beauty differs from other Vietnamese provinces

Da Lat is located in the central highland of Vietnam at Lam Dong province, and about 200km far from the northeast of Ho Chi Minh City. It was founded in 1897 when Doctor Alexandre Yersin recommended that this area could be developed as a resort town.

Then French started to invest in the town as the playground with a lot of  hotels and villas in the clear mountain air to escape from the heat and humidity of the coast and Saigon at that time.Da Lat became different from anywhere else in Vietnam, and it looks like a cross between Vietnam and France. There are many buildings built base on the French architecture such as Da Lat train station, the Crazy House, Hang Nga guest house, the three palaces and summer home of the last emperor of Vietnam Bao Dai,...

 The city spreads across a series of pine-covered hills, with a small lake in the center and surrounded by a lake and higher peaks, making for some lovely scenery. All the lakes in Da Lat become famous because of its romantic name and charming sightseeing as Ho Xuan Huong, Than Tho, Da Thien, and Tuyen Lam. In addition, the city  is surrounded with LangBian highland, one of the attractive spot at Da Lat with the height 1900m, also the living area of some ethnic minority villages.

Thanks to its pleasant weather, Da Lat is also called “Eternal Spring” city, warm during the day and pretty cool at night. Sometimes, it  could be down to 10 degree. That weather is quite good condition to grow plenty kinds of plant, so Da Lat is the supplier of vegetable and fruit all over Vietnam. Moreover,  the city also has another name of  “City of flowers”  with 2 famous typical flowers: hydrangea and golden everlasting. The flowers growing industry is highly developed so the city organizes the Flowers festival every year to attract more tourists.

Nowaday Da Lat is one of the most attractive destinations in Vietnam. About 800,000 domestic tourists and 80,000 foreign tourists visit every year, and it becomes the country’s favorite honeymoon spot thanks to its romantic scenery.

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Da Lat Tours

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Combine with your Nha Trang tour, a day trip to Dalat is a great chance for you to explore the city of Eternal Spring. Start from Nha Trang, you will pass by the beautiful Khanh Le Pass to visit Datanla waterfall. Then...

Only From $80 $95
1 Days

Do you like adventure sports? Are you into canyoning? If so, come to Dalat, the Washing Machine will be your challenge. On this full day canyoning tour, you will be fully equipped with best quality tools and guided on...

Only From $73 $85
  • · Enjoy fresh airy space at Robin hill
  • · Take the cable car ride to visit Truc Lam Zen Monastery
  • · Visit the nicest lake in Dalat, Paradise Lake
  • · Admire the French architecture of Bao Dai Summer Palace and Dalat Cathedral Church
  • · Discover the giant golden Sakyamuni Buhda statue at Van Hanh Pagoda
Experiences :
Only From $56 $66
  • · See vast gardens of flowers in Van Thanh flower village
  • · Admire the great view from Ta Nung Pass
  • · Enjoy coffee and view from Me Linh Coffee Garden
  • · Gain insight into the silk making process
  • · Get close to the Elephant Waterfall and stay refreshed with the clear water drops
Experiences :
Only From $54 $63
  • · Discover Dalat city with lovely French villas, pine forest hills, waterfalls and green lakes
  • · Visit tourist attractions in the city: Datanla waterfalls, Tuyen Lam Reservoir, Truc Lam Temple, Summer Palace of Bao Dai, Dalat Flower Garden & Crazy House
  • · See the vibrant atmosphere of Dalat night life at a fine café
  • · Take a horse cart round the hilly roads to Xuan Huong Lake
  • · Take beautiful photos at Khanh Le Pass, Ngoan Muc Pass or Poklong Garai tower of Cham people
Experiences :
Only From $179 $211
  • · Get on a biking tour from Da Lat’s highlands to picturesque coastal areas of Nha Trang
  • · Pedal your bike through beautiful pine forests, fun uphills, and downhills, beautiful farms, and countryside
  • · Wind through forest roads and wild scenery of Bidoup National Park
  • · Take photos of the mirority villages on the way to get closer to local people
  • · Unwind in the beautiful Thien Thai waterfall after a hike through jungle
Experiences :
Only From $167 $196
  • · Pay a visit to famous attractions of Dalat: Domain De Marie Church, Lat village, Valley of Love, The City’s Flower Garden, Bao Dai Palace
  • · Admire the Dalat city view from Langbiang mountain on a jeep car tour
  • · Stop by Truc Lam Zen Monastery and enjoy the peaceful landscapes
  • · Discover the unique beauty of Mui Ne sand dunes
  • · Join a cultural day trip around Nha Trang: National Oceanographic Museum, Long Son Pagoda, Stone Church, Chong Promontory Rocks and the Po Nagar Temples
Experiences :
Only From $378 $444
  • · Play four 18-hole rounds at Long Thanh Golf Club, Bluff Ho Tram strip, Sacom Tuyen Lam Golf Club, and Da Lat Palace Golf Club
  • · Discover the impressive Cu Chi tunnels and highlights of Ho Chi Minh city
  • · Take in the beautiful scenery of Datanla waterfall and Truc Lam Thien Vien in Da Lat
  • · Include Luxury accommodations at each destination
Experiences :
Only From $1,308 $1,538

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