Top Places To See In Dalat


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1.    Valley of Love


Valley of Love is one of the most beautiful sights in Dalat and located about 5 km north of the city’s center. In the 1930s, Indochinese Indians and French couples used this scene for their dates and named it Vallée d'Amour. By the time of King Bao Dai, this area was called Valley of Peace but in1953, this site finally named Valley of Love. The Valley of Love is beautiful and fascinated by deep valleys and green pine trees all the year. Valley of Love welcomes thousands of visitors each year thanks to the natural landscape and fresh air with many eye-catching works. This valley is a perfect place for couples, who want to have a romantic destination for their honeymoon.


2.    Dalat Train Station


This is railway station of Dalat city and also considered the oldest train station in Vietnam. The station was built in 1932 and finished in 1938 by the French. Da Lat station is no longer used for transportation but still be a tourist terminal. The train operates about five times per. The train will take you through the flower gardens and vegetable areas of Dalat. It definitely will be one of the new and exciting experiences.


3.    Linh Phuoc Pagoda


Arriving in Dalat, tourists will be surprised by a unique architecture and construction of Linh Phuoc Pagoda. In the temple's yard is a 49 m long dragon which is made of 12,000 bottles of vases. Because of this, the temple also has the name as Ve Chai Pagoda. Construction of Linh Phuoc pagoda was started in 1949, and completed in 1952. Till now, it becomes a special architectural mosaic of Da Lat city. The pagoda is known for its 37-meter bell tower as the tallest bell in Vietnam. Visiting Linh Phuoc Pagoda, tourists can feel the peace and enjoy the fresh atmosphere.


4.     Xuan Huong Lake

Any visitor coming to Dalat city must be surprised by the beauty of a year-round blue lake. Xuan Huong lake is known as the heart, the jade of the misty land. Located in the center of Dalat city, the lake was named after a famous Vietnamese poet who lived in the 19th century. Xuan Huong Lake is an artificial lake. Around the lake are many flowers, plants, and trees. Here, tourists can walk along the lake and admire the beauty of Dalat city.


5.    Datala Waterfalls


This is the most visited waterfall in Dalat city. With the convenient location, Dalanta waterfall is a favorite destination for tourists coming to Dalat. Tourists can hike up the hill or swim in the clear cool water. 


6.    The Pedagogical College of Da Lat


Built in 1927, this school used to be the school for children of only French officials and wealthy Vietnamese families. The school was accredited by the World Architects Association as one of the 1000 typical architectural works of the twentieth century. Around 4 PM every day, after all the class finished, the school gate is open for tourists to visit. Lying in the heart of Dalat city, the school highlight is largely green space creating a peaceful and romantic scene.