Dalat in Vietnam gains fame as the “City Of Flowers,” “Foggy City,” or even “Sakura Land,” thanks to a mild climate and fresh air all year round. Wandering around fresh fruit and vegetable gardens is likely to be a new hot trend that attracts a large number of visitors every year.
With a big advantage of having a large scale of agricultural area mainly cultivated to grow flowers, vegetables, and tropical fruits, the locals coordinate with many tourism companies to invest and develop Dalat Garden Tours. Undoubtedly, these tours offer travelers a wonderful chance to stay close to nature at best, soak up the life of farmers, as well as trying the specialties. The following are prominent gardens you should not overlook after checking in the romantic city:
#1: Organik Dalat
Organik Dalat is one of the gardens which applies European standards. With an area of 5 ha, the garden stands out as a production area where more than 100 kinds of vegetables and fruits are grown by cultivation methods without using chemicals. Along with walking around and enhancing your understanding of agricultural production, you can be even invited to sample products of Organik Dalat directly or learn how to process delicious salad with ease. The 2-hour visit with authentically organic activities is worth trying.
Address: Da Tho Hamlet, Xuan Tho Commune
#2: Langbiang Flower Farm
Far away about 5 kilometers from the center, Langbiang Flower Farm is an ideal zone for tourists to feel the “real glamour” of this flower city. With an area of 20 ha, including 20 greenhouses and large flower exhibition rooms, this site instantly steals the heart of nature lovers from the first sight. Apart from traditional types of flowers, like lily, rose, chrysanthemum, the dominance of Eustomas (a little genus in the Gentian family) is also the big magnet there. This kind of flower has actually promoted the name of Langbiang Farm throughout the land.
Address: 42 Xo Viet Nghe Tinh Street
#3: Thuong Garden – Medicinal Plant Site
Thuong Garden in Tuyen Lam Lake is what you should add to the bucket list during Dalat garden tours. Spreading over an area of 1.5 ha, the garden mesmerizes tourists by the special area of medicinal plants where you can see about 500 precious herbs, such as Sweet Grass, Ganoderma, Ngoc Linh Ginseng, etc. In addition, Thuong Garden also provides other interesting services, like homestay, restaurant, checking and caring travelers’ health for free by traditional method, and selling gardening specialties. Therefore, a visit to the garden is indeed a relaxing and comfortable vacation.
Address: Tuyen Lam Lake Tourist Area
#4: Lavender Fields in Dalat
Dalat City owns up to three marvelous lavender fields to amaze the guests. It’s totally free to check in and selfie amidst the purple-dominant flowery fields. While watching lavender in bloom, every flower-lover soul feels happy and refreshed to say goodbye to sadness. You’re able to buy lavender grown in a flowerpot or simply its branches as gifts or for home decorations.
Address 1: The Valley of Love – 05-07 Mai Anh Dao Street
Address 2: Van Thanh Flower Village – 43 Van Hanh, Ward 8
Address 3: Tuyen Lam Lake
#5: Biofresh Strawberry Garden
Last but not least, the trip to Dalat gardens will be incomplete without an arrival to strawberry gardens and handpick the ripe strawberries. Thanks to a moderate climate and favorable soil condition, growing strawberry in this mountain town is highly developed and has long become one of the main farming jobs for the locals, besides cultivation of vegetables and fruits. In particular, Biofresh Strawberry Farm can feast eyes with the lush strawberry gardens adorned with red ripe berries clusters. For sure, this scene is really enchanting to behold. You can taste the berries or buy some strawberry jams there.
Address: 17 Lam Vien, Ward 8
If the “farmers’ life” experience is one of your big interests, make it a point to travel to Dalat without delay!
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