Set in the beautiful Central Highlands, this quiet town basks in cool, fresh mountain air where the temperature hovers around 20 degrees centigrade (68F). You can enjoy walking in and around this old French town enjoying the stunning scenery and some of the best preserved French colonial architecture in Indochina. Going further afield will delight the trekkers and bikers among you. If you are feeling adventurous but less energetic a local motorbike driver will be take you on a tour of the area to see the pine covered mountains, organic farms and coffee plantations.
Getting there: Da Lat has a small domestic airport, just 45 minutes flight from Ho Chi Minh or 1 hr 40 minutes from Ha Noi.
Da Lat Hotels
Luxurious French-style Villas in a Serene Setting
Dwell in a sanctuary of pure bliss at Ana Mandara Villas Dalat Resort & Spa in Lam Dong, Vietnam.
Perched on the gentle slopes of the rural highlands, this five-star luxury hotel comprises 17 fully restored French-style villas built sometime between the 1920s and 1930s. Spread across these colonial abodes are 70 guestrooms, which teem with elegance and historical character.
Within the resort you’ll also find several treats to indulge in. Relax and rejuvenate at the La Cochinchine Spa. Feast on delectable Vietnamese fares and the best of fusion cuisines at the Restaurant at Villa Nine. Experience paradise only at Ana Mandara Villas Dalat.