Đà Lạt or Dalat with populations 406,105 as of 2015, of which 350,509 are urban inhabitants, is the capital of Lâm Đồng Province in Vietnam. The city is located 1,500 m, 4 900 ft above sea level on the Langbian Plateau in the southern parts of the Central Highlands region. Da Lat is a popular tourist destination in Vietnam. Best time to visit Dalat is mostly around spring if loved to see various types of colour flower.
Da Lat’s specific sights are pine wood with twisting roads and tree marigold blossom in the winter. Mist covering the valleys almost year-round leads to its name “City of Eternal Spring”. Da Lat is also known as an area for scientific research in the fields of biotechnology and nuclear physics.
Dalat is a mid-sized city that looks like a cross between Vietnam and the French Alps. Outside of the city centre, it is surrounded by a series of pine-covered hills, lakes, and higher peaks, making for some lovely scenery quite different from the rest of Vietnam.
When is the best time to visit Dalat?
In fact, Dalat every season has its own beauty. You can come to discover Dalat any season that best suits your conditions. Da Lat will be different at different times in the year. Dalat has 2 main seasons, dry season and rainy season. You can check Dalat Weather in here before you come here.
The dry season takes place between November and March, while rainy weather lasts from April to October. On average, temperatures are highest in May (30°C – 32°C) and lowest in January (20°C – 23°C). It is dry and very comfortable so that the travellers can totally relax with the clean environment here and visit many fascinating natural destinations. You can also come to Dalat around the season of flowers, trust me you will falling in love with Dalat.
Flower seasons in Dalat is the best?
The best time to visit Dalat is between December and March when you can see its famous flower gardens in full bloom. Temperatures at this time of the year are ideal for outdoor activities such as hiking, swimming, and walking. Dalat also hosts its biannual flower festival during this time, where you can enjoy vibrant parades, exhibitions and workshops, as well as the colourful flowers that surround Xuan Huong Lake.
So this is the best time to visit Dalat. You can also plan for a Honeymoon or dating in here with your beloved partner, having a good time and taking a good picture surround with flowers.
What are the best things to do in Dalat?
Our list of best things to do in Dalat offers a mix of natural and manmade landmarks, all of which showcases the hill town’s rich history. You can experience the local culture by visiting breathtaking Buddhist pagodas, ethnic villages and royal structures, while well-preserved French villas and chalets are ideal for honeymoons and romantic getaways. Some attractions are far from Dalat City, but there are plenty of local transportation offering excursions at reasonable rates.
- Elephant Falls
- Bao Dai Summer Palace
- Dalat Flower Gardens
- Pongour Falls
- Crazy House (Hang Nga Guest House and Art Gallery)
Fakes and copycats
Be aware of copycat establishments in Dalat. Some establishments have chosen to copy the name of successful businesses and misrepresent themselves as “the original”.
So have you decided it yet when to come? You can come around Spring seasons if you loved the flowers or you can come during Summer Seasons you can not hold the cold temperature.