Lâm Đồng - 14 Attractions You Must Visit
About Lâm Đồng
Lam Dong is a mountainous province located in South Central Highland Region. Lam Dong is located entirely in the inland of Vietnam, without national border and national shoreline. Lam Dong has an age-old history and culture. Ethnic people during their historical development have left many relics which contribute to the richness of Lam Dong’s culture.
Types of Attractions in Lâm Đồng
List of Attractions in Lâm Đồng
Bao Dai Summer Palace
The Mansion was the residence of Bao Dai King, the last emperor of the Nguyen dynasty in Vietnam. It is located in the middle of Love Forrest, Da Lat city, Lam Dong province, Vietnam, on the top of a hill. The mansion has two floors. The ground floor was used to celebrate formal ceremonies. The second floor was the place with bedrooms of the Queen, the Princes, and Princesses.
Clay Tunnel Dalat
Clay tunnel Dalat, also known as sculpture tunnel is one of the most famous architectural works in Dalat city. Each model of this sculpture park has been handcrafted from clay. The models range in content from reimagining the history of Da Lat, to oversized scooters and animals.
Hằng Nga guesthouse, popularly known as the “Crazy House”, is an unconventional building designed and constructed by Vietnamese architect Đặng Việt Nga in Đà Lạt, Vietnam. The building's overall design resembles a giant tree, incorporating sculptured design elements representing natural forms such as animals, mushrooms, spider webs, and caves. Its architecture comprises of complex, organic, non-rectilinear shapes.
Datanla Waterfall pours from a rocky cliff of about 20m high into a deep pool. You can walk from top to the bot of the falls, or you can checkout its height on a roller coaster that goes along the falls.
Đà Lạt Cathedral
The Diocese of Đà Lat is a Latin suffragan diocese of Roman Catholic church in the ecclesiastical province of the Metropolitan of the Archdiocese of Ho Chi Minh City in southern Vietnam, yet depends on the missionary Roman Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples. Its cathedral episcopal see is Nhà Thờ Chình Toà Thánh Nicola Bari, in the southern city of Da Lat, Lâm Đồng Province, Central Highlands.
Lam Dong Museum
Lamdong museum displays the historical objects, especially the cultural & traditional objects of Lamdong province. The museum has 9 halls displaying various subjects: The stages of history, the archaeological objects, the models of shelters, the tools for hunting, the traditional handicraft villages, traditional costumes, traditional festival and the objects of the two resistance wars.
Lang Biang Peak
1 Day Treks
Lang Biang Peak offers scenic highland views, reachable by a steep hiking trail or hired jeep rides. The mountain cosists of three peaks.
Linh Phuoc Pagoda
Linh Phuoc Pagoda, also known as Ve Chai Pagoda is considered a special architectural mosaic of Da Lat city. The temple grounds have a dragon sculpture of length 49 m, the dragon enclosure is made of 12,000 beer bottles. In front of the temple grounds is a 37 m high seven-storeyed tower.
Linh Son Pagoda
One of the notable Buddhist temple in the heart of the Lam Dong province which was located on top of a small hill at 120 Nguyễn Văn Trỗi Street. The temple is built in a classical Asian style of architecture and is of a simple layout and model. The temple and the surrounding are so beautiful and it was a treat to the eyes.
Cable Car Stations
Elephant Ride Spots
Prenn Waterfall has a height of 9m, and a width of 20m. The water flows down from its height over a cliff of basalt rock creating a white curtain of water. In addition to the falls, visitors has the possibility of taking rides in elphant, ostrich or water buffalo here. In addition, there is a cable car that goes above the falls giving a birds eye view.
Tran Le Xuan Palace
It is a complex of three villas which was located in the Lam Dong province, Vietnam. This was the resting place of Tran Le Xuan and Ngo Dinh Nhu's family. Later, the mansion was used as the Central Highlands Ethnic Museum and today becomes the National Archive Center IV, where the Nguyen Dynasty woodblocks are kept.
Truc Lam Temple
A Vietnamese Buddhist temple which was located in the heart of Lam dong and is one of the examples for the Vietnamese architecture.
Tuyền Lâm Lake
Tuyền Lâm Lake is a man-made lake in Đà Lạt city, in Lâm Đồng Province, Vietnam. It is one of 21 National Tourism Areas. Trúc Lâm Temple can be reached by cable car.