Understand the daily life of Lach ethnic community
Visit flower farms, plantations of coffee cultivated by Lach
Explore the highest railway station in Vietnam
Enjoy many authentic Vietnamese dishes
Know more about the interesting history of Vietnam
About this activity
What's included, what's not
English-speaking tourist guide
Private vehicle transfer
Entrance fees and tourist permits
Cable car and train tickets
What you can expect
You only have such short time in Dalat but still want to discover all that this romantic city has to offer. Taking you from North to South, East to West of Dalat City, Dalat highlight tour in a day is designed for you.
EAST OF DALAT: Linh Phuoc Pagoda, which is special in architecture constructed from debris of porcelain, pottery and glass creating colorful paintings and Dalat Railway Station, which is famous as the nicest one of Indochina with ancient French architectures, the unique cog railway with Swiss technology and the old steam locomotive of Japan offering an atmospheric slice of Dalat history, are two most typical beauty-spots to explore in the east of Dalat. The strange 49m long dragon covered with fragments of 50 thousand bottles of beer creates an amazing of the unique Guan Yin statue by Vietnam’s immortal flowers.
NORTH OF DALAT: Lat village, where you can understand the daily life of the indigenous people of Dalat - Lach ethnic minority people, visit Traditional Architecture Church, plantations of vegetable, flower and coffee cultivated by Lach people, talk to villagers, admire unique stilt house and subtle hand-woven brocade products with delicate looms, is the most typical site of the northern Dalat.
SOUTH OF DALAT: You can take the cable car from the top of Robin Hill to admire the awesome panoramic view of Elephant Mountain, Langbiang Mountains and Dalat City, down to Tuyen Lam Lake, which is the nicest lake in this romantic city, surrounded by lush pine forest, resembles a heaven with the Truc Lam Zen Monastery-the largest Zen University in Vietnam. Built on the top of Phoenix Hill, very quiet scenery beside its beautiful flower garden, is very suitable for enjoying poetic and peaceful space of meditation realms.
WEST OF DALAT: Bao Dai Summer Palace, which was designed in old and unique French architectural style through Royal decoration, makes the west of Dalat City famous. Being to Bao Dai king – the last Emperor of the Nguyen Dynasty of Vietnam, this palace gives you an amazing chance to know deeply Vietnamese history. The Crazy House which was constructed by its owner – architect Dang Viet Nga and became one of the ten most bizarre houses in the world voted by People’s Daily Magazine, will definitely make you surprised. With ten themed guest rooms, each of which has an animal as its theme, it does not comply with any convention about house building.