DALAT TRAVEL BLOG

Dalat Travel Blog updates frequently about feelings, latest events, travel activities and cultural informations in Dalat city, Lam Dong, Vietnam.

Lam Dong is the largest vegetable & flower cultivation area in Vietnam

Lam Dong is the largest vegetable & flower cultivation area in Vietnam

Lam Dong is a province with many potentials and advantages in terms of land resources, water resources, human resources and climatic conditions suitable for the development of agricultural commodity production, especially agricultural specialties such as high-class vegetable and flowers of [read more...]

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The ceremony of making friends of the K’Ho people in Central Highlands

The ceremony of making friends of the K’Ho people in Central Highlands

Lam Dong Province in particular and the Central Highlands in general do not only own the image of the colorful flower carpets, but they are also famous for preserving the most beautiful cultural features of the K'Ho - Central Highlands. Among several traditional festivals of the K'Ho, there is a [read more...]


Attaching to brocade-weaving craft in Dalat countryside

Attaching to brocade-weaving craft in Dalat countryside

We came to K Long brocade weaving village, Hiep An commune, Trong district when the rain poured down and then suddenly subsided. Although this is not tourism peak season, at the village entrance, tourist vans are still coming to this small village. Perhaps for tourists, the story of traditional [read more...]

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Da Lat – Developing sustainable tourism associated with on-the-spot export

Da Lat – Developing sustainable tourism associated with on-the-spot export

Smoke-free industry the unofficial name of tourism, plays an important role in the economy Thanks to tourism, on-the-spot export" activities have been promoted, generating a large amount of foreign currency to the locality, improving overall payment balance, increasing the value of each product, [read more...]

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Parents Thanksgiving ceremony of the Central Highlands ethnic minorities

Parents Thanksgiving ceremony of the Central Highlands ethnic minorities

In the cultural traditions of the Central Highlands ethnic minorities, there still exists a long-lasting thanksgiving ceremony to parents (the Jrai call it Chal mo ne ko mi ma (teh ro mo ko mi ma bui); while the Ba Na name it Khop bone ko me pa). This parents thanksgiving ceremony is usually held [read more...]


New rice offering ceremony of Ede ethnic minority people

New rice offering ceremony of Ede ethnic minority people

The innocent concept and feeling, along with the life of the majestic mountains and forests has formed in the life of the Ede ethnic minority group in the Central Highlands the New Rice Offering Ceremony on the first lunar month. The Central Highlands include: Kon Tum, Gia Lai, Dak Lak, Dak Nong [read more...]


Tuyen Lam lake is the first national tourist attraction in the country

Tuyen Lam lake is the first national tourist attraction in the country

Tuyen Lam Lake - Da Lat tourist attraction, 5 km from the center of Da Lat to the south, has a large area of almost 3,000ha. It is suitable for leisure activities, picnic, ecotourism, Meeting, seminar, spiritual tourism... Tuyen Lam Lake has been recognized by the Ministry of Culture and [read more...]


Visiting Dalat agricultural products & specialities processing plants

Visiting Dalat agricultural products & specialities processing plants

In order to enhance the potential and advantages of tourism development associated with agriculture towards multidisciplinary approach, thereby creating unique products, contributing to building Da lat - Lam Dong tourism brand, in recent period, along with sightseeing tours recreation excursions, [read more...]

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The New Rice Festival of the K’Ho People in Lam Dong

The New Rice Festival of the K’Ho People in Lam Dong

Like the oldest ethnic groups living in the Central Highlands of Vietnam, every year at around December (October lunar calendar) the K'Ho usually hold New Rice Festival. This is a major festival of the year and plays a very important part in the spiritual life of the K'Ho.  The festival is held [read more...]


The Symphony of Dalat Spring

The Symphony of Dalat Spring

I understand the eternal laws of heaven and earth, that is, when summer ends we welcome autumn, winter goes and spring comes; but, to me, when spring gently spreads her glittering gold beads over the earth. I am under the impression that i were a traveler, walking in all street corners, watching [read more...]

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Cherry-like apricot blossoms covering Dalat when spring comes

Cherry-like apricot blossoms covering Dalat when spring comes

Everytime when spring comes in the chilly weather the cherry-like apricot blossoms on high hills and in lour valleys, along the streets of the city of Dalat are in full bloom, covering the city with their brilliant pink color. At this moment, Dalat seems to put on a new dress. This is also the [read more...]

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Gong adjustment, Unique skill of music evaluation of the Highland ethnic minority people

Gong adjustment, Unique skill of music evaluation of the Highland ethnic minority people

Gong music of the highland people quietly contains masterpieces of human values, it does not only have a special appealing power thanks to the skilled performance technique but also reflects the skill of subtle music evaluation of the children living in the majestic central highlands. if the [read more...]

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A museum in the street of Dalat

A museum in the street of Dalat

Not only is Dalat endowed with a mild climate, stunning pine forests, lakes, waterfalls, thousand species of flowers blooming all lhe year round: it also has a fund of architectural and unique palaces and houses which cannot be found anywhere in Vietnam. A museum in the street This uniqueness [read more...]

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Unique Gong Sets of the Central Highlands People

Unique Gong Sets of the Central Highlands People

The Gong Culture space in the Central Highlands is a unique kind of culture of peoples living for many years here and has been recognized and honored by UNESCO as an oral and Intangible Masterpiece of Humanity (in 2005). Experiencing the process of historical development, the peoples of this land [read more...]

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Romantic things only found in Da Lat

Romantic things only found in Da Lat

Dalat is known as the famous dreamy city and a lat of people want to visiton their trip to this famous tourist city in order to experience special feelings af many romantic things only found in this place. EXPERIENCING FOUR SEASONS IN ONE DAY Da Lat bears the gentle beauty of the young girl, [read more...]


Saigonese create lavender paradise in Da Lat

Saigonese create lavender paradise in Da Lat

A lavender field (or lavender flower) of over 6 ha, cultivated by 50-year-old Nguyen Minh Tan, owner of the Lavender pa Lat Resort over a year ago next to Tuyen Lam lake is now flourishing with violet flowers. Another 6 ha of has also been seeded by the boss in an attempt to turn this place into a [read more...]

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Fantastic passes surrounding Da Lat

Fantastic passes surrounding Da Lat

Da Lat is a mountain city with rolling hills, winding roads covered with fog. To enter the city, you have to overcome the passes, craggy curves surrounded by wonderful, poetical natural landscapes... Dalattrip would like to introduce You to famous Passes, bringing you exciting experiences at the [read more...]

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Travelling and experiencing “a farmer’s day” in Da Lat

Travelling and experiencing “a farmer’s day” in Da Lat

Da Lat - Lam Dong has been long famous for being "The city of a thousand flowers", "Land of cherry blossoms". "The city of fog or The city of pine trees"  with year round cool climate,  very convenient for the development of temperate flowers and vegetables.  In recent years,  in the [read more...]

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Ceremony of praying for rain of Ma people in Lam Dong

Ceremony of praying for rain of Ma people in Lam Dong

In their cultivation method, the Ma can only cultivate a single crop in the rainy season,  they do not use irrigation but rely on rainwater.  So,  the ceremony of praying for rain-a type of primitive agricultural beliefs,  still exists in the Ma community today. The ceremony of praying for [read more...]


Big-bellied jars and the people of Central Highlands

Big-bellied jars and the people of Central Highlands

Central Highland region is home to dozens of ethnic groups. They have a lot of cultural similarities and are close to each other, including the practice of using big-bellied jars, a type of ceramic materials that plays an important role in their lives. When we visit the Central Highland tribes, [read more...]

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