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Da Lat Market

Da Lat Market is an indispensable destination in the travel itinerary in the city of flowers. This is a large market with bustling trade, serving both locals and tourists. What is so special about Da Lat Market that attracts tourists so much? Let’s join Origin Vietnam to learn about interesting things in this unique market.

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1. Where is Da Lat Market?

Dalat Market is located right in the city center, about a 5-minute walk from Xuan Huong Lake. Located at street number 10, Phan Boi Chau street and Nguyen Thi Minh Khai street, ward 1, Da Lat city, Lam Dong province.

Da Lat market is open from dawn to about 6 pm every day. Particularly, the specialty selling area in the market can be open until about 9 – 10 pm or even later to serve tourists. At night is the operating time of Da Lat night market operating outside the market.

2. How is Da Lat market unique?

Da Lat market also has other names: Am Phu market, Da Lat old market or Da Lat night market. In particular, this is a work of talented architect Nguyen Duy Duc of Vietnam. Am Phu Market has more than 1,000 stalls and 2 new market floors to serve shopping needs and welcome visitors.

Furthermore, not only does it stand out with hundreds of booths displaying products, but Da Lat market is also a paradise for tourists to enjoy delicious food and experience the unique culture of the highlands. Especially, on weekends or holidays, this place attracts a large number of tourists to visit and shop.

3. When is the best time to visit Da Lat market?

Da Lat market is open day and night selling a variety of goods. So you can come here any time of the day.

During the day, the market sells all kinds of vegetables and food products. On the second floor are clothing and shoe stalls, and secondhand sales kiosks. On the third floor is the dining area with diverse dishes such as banh can, beef noodle soup, chicken vermicelli,… all typical dishes of this city. There are also many snacks such as rice paper, fried foods, strawberry shakes,…

From 7:00 p.m. onwards, Da Lat night market operates with the majority of tourists. Many stalls sell sweaters, fashion, souvenirs and this is also a culinary paradise in Da Lat at night.

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4. How to get to Da Lat Market?

Dalat Market is a famous and bustling market, so getting here is extremely easy.

  • From the hotel or homestay, you can call a taxi or rent a motorbike or bicycle using Google maps to get to Da Lat market quickly.
  • From Da Lat city bus station or Phuong Trang bus station, move through To Hien Thanh street – Ba Thang Hai street – Ho Tung Mau – Tran Quoc Toan – Da Lat fountain – Phan Boi Chau.
  • If you get off at Thanh Buoi bus station, follow Lu Gia – Nguyen Dinh Chieu – Suong Nguyet Anh – Tran Quoc Toan – Nguyen Thai Hoc roundabout – Bui Thi Xuan – Phan Boi Chau, turn right at the intersection to get to Da Lat market. .

5. Exploring the charm of Da Lat market

Da Lat Market always attracts a large number of visitors. Because it is not only a busy place for shopping but also brings many unique cultural experiences. With an abundance of goods and countless delicious dishes.

5.1. Paradise of fresh fruits and vegetables

When walking around Da Lat market, you feel like you are lost in a large fruit and vegetable garden, and flower shops are blooming with hundreds of brightly colored fresh flowers.

Thanks to the mild, cool climate, it is suitable for growing many types of vegetables and fruits: artichokes, avocados, strawberries, mulberries, cauliflower, honey potatoes, lettuce, carrots, cherry tomatoes, Da Lat peppers, Cauliflower,…

Almost all provinces in the country import vegetables and fruits from Da Lat to sell to supply people’s needs.

5.2 Souvenirs

Are you worried about traveling and not knowing what gifts to buy for relatives and friends? When visiting DaLat market, you can freely choose souvenirs as gifts. Moreover, product prices at the market are quite affordable and cheaper than tourist areas and shops.

 5.3. Unique winter fashion

Where the weather is cold like a foggy city, a wool market is a very popular thing. Most of the woolen items at the market are handmade by local people. That is what makes visitors love and trust. Therefore, when coming to Da Lat, many tourists choose to buy warm woolen clothes.

5.4. Paradise of jams and specialties

With a variety of fruit jams such as: mango jam, ginseng sweet potato jam, persimmon jam, strawberry jam,…Along with many types of dried vegetables, you can freely enjoy and buy as gifts for your loved ones. relatives, friends. You can easily choose some specialties as gifts for relatives and friends.

6. Enjoying cuisine at Da Lat market

Dining locations are an area that always attracts a large number of tourists to enjoy. The market is arranged with restaurants in a harmonious way, going around to the dining area with simple, attractive dishes. Specialties of the North, Central and South of Vietnam are all fully converged at affordable prices. Here are some attractive dish suggestions:

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6.1 Da Lat market avocado ice cream

Da Lat avocado ice cream has a sweet taste, the richness of avocado mixed with the scent of coconut and durian has long made many people so passionate that they forget the way home. A cool glass of avocado ice cream in the weather of Dalat will definitely make your trip more wonderful.

6.2 DaLat market cake

Banh Can is a simple dish but irresistibly attractive. The cake is made from delicious rice flour and a little spice like salt for flavor. Poured into a terracotta mold, sold in a folded pair and traditionally filled with quail eggs, chicken eggs or minced meat, shrimp, squid, etc. Banh Can will be eaten with fish sauce, onion shumai or fish sauce, and mango. raw and fried.

6.3 Chicken intestine wet cake at DaLat market

Chewy wet cake, eaten with intestines and shredded chicken mixed with laksa leaves, served with sweet and sour fish sauce, will make you remember it forever.

6.4 DaLat market shumai bread

Shumai sandwiches in DaLat will be served in a bowl with lots of delicious soup. There are also some delicious pork skins and patties. The correct way to enjoy it is to tear off a piece of bread and dip it in the hot shumai sauce in the chilly weather.

And there are many other dishes such as: vermicelli noodles at Da Lat market, banh canh at Da Lat market, chicken porridge, noodles, vermicelli, vermicelli, grilled rice paper, corn, baked potatoes, seven-color tube cakes, grilled meat, skewers, Soymilk,…

7. Accommodation when visiting DaLat market

  • Colline Hotel. Address: 10 Phan Boi Chau, Ward 1, Da Lat.
  • Muong Thanh Holiday Hotel. Address: 42 Phan Boi Chau, Ward 1, Da Lat.
  • Iris Dalat Hotel. Address: 20 Phan Nhu Thach, Ward 1, Da Lat.
  • Thi Thao Gardenia. Address: 137 – 139 Phan Boi Chau, Ward 2, Da Lat.
  • Lemongrass homestay. Address: 83/2 Phan Dinh Phung, Ward 1, City. Da Lat.
  • Sakura Homestay. Address: 6A Hoang Van Thu, Ward 4, City. Da Lat.
  • Homestay Home of Dreamers. Address: 19 Dang Thai Than, City. Da Lat.
  • Hotel Colline Dalat. Address: 10 Phan Boi Chau, Ward 2, City. Da Lat.

8. Some other famous tourist attractions near DaLat market

Thanks to the advantage of being located right in the city center. When visiting DaLat market, you can combine visiting some places near the market such as:

  • Lam Vien Square.
  • Xuan Huong lake.
  • Dalat flower garden.
  • Chicken Church.
  • Bao Dai Palace.
  • Valley of Love.
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9. Some important notes when visiting DaLat market

To have an enjoyable experience when coming to Da Lat market, you need to keep in mind the following issues:

  • If you go to the night market, you need to wear warm clothes because at night the temperature will drop very low.
  • Da Lat market attracts a large number of tourists and people, so personal belongings need to be carefully preserved to avoid being stolen by thieves.
  • When you intend to buy clothes or handicrafts, you should try and negotiate the price of the product before buying to ensure the right size and reasonable price.
  • If you buy specialty products, you should carefully check the expiration date before paying.
  • Be careful when soliciting or inviting people to take photos with stuffed characters, costumes, or pets because there will be a fee after taking photos.

Above are the experiences that Origin Vietnam wants to bring to visitors when coming to Da Lat market. Hope you will have a wonderful time at this most crowded and bustling market in the flower city of Da Lat.

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