Located 200 km northeast of Ho Chi Minh and at an altitude of 1,500 meters, Dalat has the appearance of an old French city. It was founded in 1897 when Doctor Alexandre Yesin recommended that the area be developed as a resort.

Endowed with the fresh and romantic environment, Dalat is considered a city of love in Vietnam, becoming a very attractive destination for honeymoon vacations. Dalat has many natural and artificial landscapes such as Xuan Huong Lake, Lake of Sigh, Tuyen Lam Lake, etc. which are all bordered by rows of pine trees, one of Dalat’s best-known features.

The cool climate in Dalat is very suitable for orchids, roses, lilies, camellias and a wide variety of other flowers. So it should not be perfect when traveling in Dalat without paying a visit to Flower Garden.Continue going from Dalat, travelers can reach the nearby Langbian Highlands, home to many ethnic minorities. Langbian Mountain’s highest peak (2,165 m) is very tempting for climbers. From Lom Bieng Klo peak, the tourists can see endless green mountains reflecting the golden rays of the sun. And with these, it should be very exciting to join a mountain climbing tour in Dalat.

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Attractions in Dalat

  • Tuyen Lam Lake

    Tuyen Lam Lake

    Located five kilometers south of Dalat, Tuyen Lam is the largest lake of the town

  • Love Valley

    Love Valley

    The pine forests and romantic quality of Da Thien lake make Love Valley (Thung Lũng Tình Yêu)

  • Xuan Huong Lake

    Xuan Huong Lake

    Located in the center of Dalat, Xuan Huong lake is considered the heart of town. Xuan Huong is a very beautiful lake

  • Than Tho Lake

    Than Tho Lake

    They called it Lac des Soupirs. This name has the second meaning which is “whisper”

  • Cam Ly Waterfall

    Cam Ly Waterfall

    Cam Ly is a variant of ‘K’Mly’, name of a tribal chief of K’ho clan. After his death, the clan names this place after him to note down his merits

  • Elephant Waterfall

    Elephant Waterfall

    The waterfall lies between 2 hills which have the shapes of 2 elephants kneeling and it is like a cave with house

  • Inside Valley of Love in Dalat

    Inside Valley of Love in Dalat

    The Valley of Love covers 242 hectares, which is an ideal venue for those who love picnicking and camping.

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