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Eternal Spring in Dalat Tour

This three day mini tour is an ideal relaxing counterpoint to compliment a busy itinerary.

Spend your first day at leisure to explore the surrounding area of Dalat, before your guided tour around this charming city.

The picturesque town of Dalat, lying 1,500 m above sea level, has been known as the prime hill resort city,  surrounded by pine hills, colonial time villas, pagodas and monasteries.

One of the most beautiful towns in Indochina, Dalat is a popular wedding location among the Vietnamese, it is also the flower festival city of Vietna.

With its mild weather, romantic valleys, monasteries and tranquil lakes this is a great contrast to the bustling cities of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh.

Duration
3 days

Guide Price

 £299  pp
Options
Private basis, Escorted
Start your journey
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Trip highlights

  • Marvel at the beauty of Dalat
  • Bustling local market
  • Visit the largest meditation intstitute of Vietnam
  • Relaxed boat trip on Tuyen Lam Lake

You will be met on arrival at Lien Khuong Airport near Dalat, and transferred to your hotel.

Spend the rest of the day at leisure.

For morning arrivals, interesting optional afternoon excursions in and around Dalat are available at surcharge.

Suggested Accommodation

  • Saigon Dalat Hotel or similar

In the morning you will visit the bustling local market where farmers come to sell their daily produce.

Continue to visit the Summer Palace of the former emperor Bao Dai. The next stop will be the Hang Nga House, also known as the 'crazy house', a unique piece of art by Madam Viet Nga, a contemporary architect. Finish your tour with a walk through Golden Valley, where you will find Bonsais and rare flowers.

In the afternoon, transfer to Dalat cable car station which offers panoramic views of Dalat from the platform.

Board the cable car for an enjoyable ride above pine forests and rolling hills to Truc Lam Pagoda. The pagoda is set amidst pine forests right by the tranquil Tuyen Lam Lake. Visit the pagoda and then take a relaxed boat trip on Tuyen Lam Lake, also known as the lake where rivers, springs and forests meet.

Spend the day at leisure before your transfer to the airport for your onward destination.

Included

  • Air conditioned transfers
  • Accommodation as detailed with private facilities
  • Meals included as stated: breakfast and lunch
  • Local English-speaking guide, including entrance fees

Not included

  • Visa Fee
  • Compulsory gala dinners during festive and peak seasons, surcharges will be advised at time of booking
  • Tips for the guide or driver, bellboys and maids.
  • Drinks with meals
  • Optional excursions