Fantastic passes surrounding Da Lat
Aug 17th 2016.
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 gateway of the land of pine trees.
Ngoan Muc (Spectacular Pass)
Spectacular pass, or Song Pha pass, the name itself recalls the beauty of this famous pass. The spectacular pass is recognized by the Viet Nam record organization as one of the top five famous passes. Being the most rugged mountain pass in the south, the spectacular pass connects Ninh Thuan and Lam Dong, the beauty and rugged obstacles, the spectacular scenery, the zigzag towering bends impressing and stimulating people’s passion for discovery. Going past the spectacular pass, you will have the experience of the change of climate and landscape, the richness of the flora and vegetation.
Prenn Pass has more than 10 km in length and is the main gateway to the romantic city of Da Lat. Prenn gives you a specially interesting experience, the roadside scenery very beautiful, with green grass and trees, towering pine trees, the murmuring sound of the pine trees in the wind through the air like an endless song of nature. Far below at the foot of the Pass are the vegetable gardens, lush gardens, the wooden houses nestling under the canopy of pine trees. You will feel the cool breeze, pure air when approaching the top of the pass toward the city of Da During the journey through Prenn Pass, you can stop to explore the two very famous waterfall, i.e., Datanla and Prenn waterfalls.
The name Mimosa is closely attached to a beautiful flower in the land of fog, which went into poetry and music. In the blooming season, along the road, the bright yellow color of the flowers mixed with the green of the pine trees and myriad of colors of wild flowers, creates a picturesque landscape Mimosa Pass is a very”gentle” pass with flat bends, moderate slopes, stunning scenery on both sides of the road. Mimosa Pass is well worth the experience, especially when the yellow mimosas are in full bloom and when the valley and the pine forests are covered with fog.
Long Lanh Pass
Long Lanh Pass is located on Provincial Road 723 connecting Nha Trang city and Da Lat. We can say that Long Lanh is the link between the forest and the sea. The provincial road 723 opens to shorten the distance between the two tourist cities of Nha Trang and Da Lat. This is a very attractive route, with charming, unspoiled natural scenery, and a quiet space. Nui Ba national park is a highlight to add to the attractiveness of the picturesque Pass. When you experience this romantic route, you will have a special and strange feeling in every journey”up the forests, down to the sea”.
Ta Nung Pass
From Da Lat, tourists go past Cam Ly waterfall and follow Nung Pass. Nung Pass is located at the gateway to Da Lat on the road connecting National highway 27 to Daklak. Ta Nung Pass links famous countryside routes: Van Thanh Flower Village, the cricket farm, the silk-weaving factory, the coffee planting and processing farm, the scenic elephant waterfall The landscape on the roadsides is very beautiful, with the peaceful atmosphere and many attractive destinations, the winding roads, the flower farms of all kinds, and the green pine forests. In the dry season, Nung Pass is known as the road for tourists to watch wild sunflowers and take photos.
Dran Pass is the continuation of the Spectacular Pass on the way to the dreamy city of Da Lat. Dran pass is approximately 10 km long, with little vehicle traffic; however, it is famous for the fog and the wild sunflowers as the herald of the dry season, especially when the Central Highland starts its dry season In about October November, when the last rain is about to end, it is the time for the yellow wild sunflowers to lay their golden carpet under the sun, creating an enthralling passion in people’s heart. The pine forests, the tea hills, the vegetable gardens appear in the cool space You are free to unwind during your trip to the mountain city.