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Lac Duong

Close to Da Lat city, Lac Duong district of Lam Dong province also has many impressive tourism development potentials. Join Origin Vietnam to explore Lac Duong tourist attractions to understand more and fully visit this fascinating land.

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1. Where is Lac Duong?

Lac Duong is a mountainous district located in the North of Lam Dong province, 12 km from Da Lat city center. The entire district has a total natural area of ​​130,963 hectares.

  • The South borders Da Lat city and Don Duong district.
  • The southwest borders Lam Ha district.
  • The North and Northwest border Dam Rong district.
  • The East borders Khanh Hoa province.

2. How is Lac Duong unique?

Lac Duong is a mountainous district with relatively complex terrain. With three main terrain types: high mountains, low to medium hills, and valleys. Moreover, the district is the source of the Da Nhim river, flowing south to Da Lat city and Don Duong district. In the district, there are mountains over 2000m high. Such as: Bidoup Mountain (2287m), Lang Biang Mountain (2167m), Chu Yen Du Mountain (2075m).

Lac Duong is a district with a cool climate all year round and fresh air. Besides, the beautiful nature with rich flora and fauna ecosystem is famous for: Langbiang mountain, Bidoup peak,… In particular, Lac Duong has a diverse indigenous culture, folk festivals impressive and rich in national identity. Many unique products and attractive handicrafts such as weaving, knitting, making wine,…

Besides, Lac Duong also has many attractive destinations such as: Ma Rung Lu Quan, Cu Lan Village, Tuyet Tinh Coc,… Along with taking advantage of available advantages, this place is becoming a place to welcome guests day by day. Leading tourism of Lam Dong province.

3. When is the best time to visit Lac Duong?

Because it is at an altitude of 1200m above sea level, Lac Duong has a temperate climate, with an average annual temperature of 16-22oC. Lac Duong’s climate is mild, cool, and fresh all year round. It is very suitable for the development of eco-tourism, resort tourism, conference tourism,…

Actually, you can travel here any season of the year. The climate is divided into two relatively distinct seasons: rainy season and dry season. The rainy season usually starts in May and ends in October and November with heavy rain.

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4. How to get to Lac Duong?

4.1 Moving to Da Lat:

To get to Lac Duong, you can use a plane, car, bus or motorbike to move from where you live to Da Lat first.

4.2 Moving in Lac Duong:

  • Taxi: If you are not good at finding directions or are traveling in a large group including children, going by taxi is not very expensive. Some famous companies here include: Mai Linh taxi, Lam Dong taxi, Kim Long taxi,…
  • Motorbike: To be more proactive and convenient for traveling, you should rent a motorbike to explore all the beautiful check-in spots in Lac Duong. In fact, the road here is not too difficult, so riding a motorbike can also enjoy the cool breeze on the roads everywhere.
  • Bus: This public transport here has a fixed route and it is also connected to Da Lat, so Lac Duong travel experience is also quite reasonable for traveling.

5. Sightseeings in Lac Duong

5.1. Suoi Vang Lake

Suoi Vang Lake, also known as Dankia Lake, is located 12km from the center of Da Lat. The vast lake in the middle of the mountains and forests, hidden in the mist, brings a romantic and seductive space. When coming here, you have to go through a winding road, but when you get there, you will see a view of the water winding between the green pine hills, soft like a strip of silk.

Furthermore, this is the right place for you to enjoy the airy, cool air when traveling to Lam Dong. The space is deserted on all four sides, you can freely admire the beautiful scenery, camp and barbecue by the lake or relax at the resort with interesting entertainment games.

5.2. Langbiang mountain

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LangBiang peak with an altitude of 2,167m above sea level, is considered the roof of the dreamy city of Da Lat. This mountain possesses a romantic scenery. Not only that, it is also associated with the painful love story of K’Lang and H’Biang.

With Jeep riding experience to the top of Radar to see the full view of Da Lat city. Or to reach the top of Lang Biang, visitors must walk through a narrow and steep forest. Once you reach the top of the mountain, you will not be disappointed when you witness white clouds drifting lazily. Besides, streams winding through the hillsides and flower valleys looming in the warm sunlight of the Central Highlands mountains and forests.

5.3. Golden Valley

Golden Valley on the Lam Vien plateau has an area of ​​16.9 hectares located in the middle of a large pine forest, very close to heaven and earth. It’s really a vast wild space with diverse vegetation such as lakes, flower gardens, and pine hills,…Surrounding the tourist area are green grass, gently flowing streams, and large rocks with different shapes quarried in neighboring places of other provinces in the Central Highlands.

Moreover, this is a beautiful place to visit and take photos to check in, loved by many visitors. The decoration style here is boldly artistic with: artificial stream, Tu Linh rock garden, giant stone anchor,…It is harmonious between Asian features and nature.

In addition, there are also flower gardens of all colors from mimosa to poinsettia, hydrangea,… meticulously cared for. Rare Bodhi, pine and pine tree stumps. This is also a wedding photography spot, serving team building activities, outdoor activities, gong cultural exchanges, campfires, and resort tourism,…

5.4. Cu Lan Village

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Located in the suburbs about 21km from Da Lat city center, Cu Lan Village is an eco-tourism area, a place to exchange about the identities of ethnic minorities that tourists should visit at least once when coming to Da Lat. In particular, this place is known as a fairy tale village with ancient architecture of ethnic minorities.

Here there are traditional stilt houses, brocade weaving workshops and many of their living customs. You will experience cultural exchanges of Central Highlands gongs, enjoy mountain specialties or participate in the Chom Hom market selling many unique souvenirs.

In addition, the tourist area also has attractive picnic activities such as exploring the village, crossing the forest by Jeep, rowing a boat on a calm lake, catching fish, hunting wild chickens,…

5.5. Ma Rung Lu Quan

Ma Rung Lu Quan is an indispensable destination on your journey to explore the land of mist. Even though to get here you have to go through tricky roads and go deep into the depths of the valley. However, when we arrived, we saw an impressive fairyland-like scene of wooden houses leaning against the mountain, in front of a gurgling stream.

Besides to the dreamy look of Ma Rung Lu Quan are the always beautiful purple flower trellises. Come here to rest, relax and inhale the fresh air, sip a hot cup of coffee and feel the harmony of nature. It’s time for you to get rid of all the troubles in life.

5.6. Tuyet Tinh Coc

Actually, this place used to a wild quarry that was once exploited and abandoned, after the underground water flowed out and the rain fell, it created a beautiful scene that moved people’s hearts.

Besides, this is an ideal tourist destination for those who are passionate about nature scenery and love for “virtual living”. Especially, the combination of jade water color and surrounding wild cliffs has created a super “genuine” background.

In addition to the above activities, tourists can also camp overnight in the Tuyet Tinh Coc area. There is nothing better than camping and having fun by lighting a fire right at a tourist destination with friends and relatives.

5.7. ZooDoo Zoo

ZooDoo Zoo is built in a unique but equally cute Australian style. Here, children have the opportunity to see animals such as ponies, sheep, turtles, South American camels, etc. and feed them themselves.

Moreover, you can also relax at the cozy wood-patterned cafe, camp at Zoodoo Camping, immerse themselves in nature and admire the beautiful scenery of this place.

5.8. Bidoup Nui Ba National Park

This 7,000ha national park is located 30 km from Da Lat, in the Langbiang biosphere reserve. Especially, it’s with 91% of the area of ​​64,800 hectares is land and forest, mainly primary forests. Including 1,933 different plant species, 62 rare species were listed in the Vietnam Red Book in 2009.

Moreover, this is also a challenging trekking destination but also brings interesting and memorable experiences. On the way, you can immerse yourself in the clouds and wind of the great forest, enjoying the peaceful scenery of the Central Highlands mountains and forests.

With hundreds of animal species and thousands of plant species, this place is an ideal destination for those who like eco-tourism and exploring wild nature. When coming here, you will enjoy the fresh, cool air and watch the morning mist covering the lake and pine forests in the center of Bidoup.

5.9 PiNi tourist area complex

The PiNi Tourist Area complex is designed according to bizarre architecture, is an ecological garden, preserving many types of freshwater fish such as: cold water fish, rocket crocodile, angel fish, albino fish,…And flora carpets are extremely rich. This place preserves about 5,000 antiques of ancient people.

Besides, Suoi Ma tourist destination inside the complex is a place to recreate the cultural space through a small village with daily life and unique beliefs and festivals of the K’Ho ethnic people.

In addition, mini shows depicting the Central Highlands people’s journey to conquer nature will be a stopping point for tourists while exploring the landscapes here.

Gem Island is a natural island that is part of the PiNi tourist area complex, the island is surrounded by water flow (natural flowing stream). On the island there are currently over 3,000,000 large and small precious and semi-precious stones, with hundreds of types. And tens of thousands of tons of rare gems that bring positive energy, improve physical condition and increase the feeling of peace for tourists.

7. Specialties when traveling to Lac Duong

After sightseeing to fill your hungry stomach, you can stop by to enjoy many delicious dishes in Lac Duong.

7.1 Clay pot rice

Known as one of the must-try delicacies when visiting Da Lat, clay pot rice here has the typical flavor of rustic Vietnamese cuisine but the quality cannot be disputed. Besides, other specialties such as Northwest country chicken, Dong Giang steamed chicken,… are also ideal choices.

7.2 Wild meat dishes

If you want to enjoy delicious and exotic dishes, wild meat will definitely be an option not to be missed. From treo, deer, men,… are all processed with very unique flavors and are especially hunted from the original ethnic people here so the quality will definitely surprise you.

7.3 Traditional Vietnamese rice

Near the attraction area, there are also traditional Vietnamese rice restaurants. With their own flavors and many delicious dishes that will bring you a satisfying dining experience.

In addition, Lac Duong also has many typical dishes. Such as grilled rice paper, can cake, pan bread, wet chicken intestine cake, pork roll rice paper,…

8. Accommodation when traveling to Lac Duong

  • Cu Lan Village Villa. Address: Suoi Can Village, Lat Commune, Lac Duong District, Suoi Vang Dam, Lac Duong District, Lam Dong.
  • Thuy Hoang Nguyen Hotel Resort & Spa. Address: Road 723, Sub-Area 143, Da Sar Commune, Langbiang Mountain, Lac Duong District, Lam Dong.
  • Andante Farm & Lodge. Address: Da Nhim, Lac Duong, Lam Dong.
  • Chappi Mountains Resort. Address: Do T’Bo, Lac Duong, Lam Dong.
  • Sonder Hills Farmstay. Address: Langbiang, Lac Duong, Lam Dong.
  • Langbiang Homestay. Address: 37b Twentieth May Street, Lac Duong Town, Lac Duong, Lam Dong.
  • Da Blah Homestay. Address: Da Blah Village, Lac Duong, Lam Dong.
  • Hung Mai Guesthouse. Address: 87 Da tro, Da Nhim Commune, Lac Duong, Lam Dong.
  • Thien Hung Guesthouse. Address: 52 Thong Nhat Street, Lac Duong Town, Lac Duong, Lam Dong.
  • Green Bee Bungalow. Address: Suoi Can, Phi To, Lac Duong, Lam Dong.

Lac Duong tourist destinations always bring many interesting things to explore. Take time to come here on your travel itinerary. In order to have more memorable memories when leaving the land of Lam Dong. Please contact Origin Vietnam to help make your discovery journey more meaningful.

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