Departure: Nha Trang City
Return To: Nha Trang City
Duration: 2 Days / 1 Nights
Destination To Visit: Truc Lam Tay Thien Temple- Prenn waterfall - Dalat City
Truc Lam Tay Thien Temple: Built on the ruins of an ancient pagoda named Thien An Thien Tu, and using remains of that ancient pagoda's floor, Truc Lam Tay Thien Zen Monastery sits majestically on the apex of the mountain, where from below the red tips of its tile-covered roof can be seen peaking through the pine trees. Truc Lam Tay Thien Zen Monastery was officially inaugurated on November 27, 2005. It is very ornate, from carved pictures on the doors to embossed works on the wall, ceiling, and pillars, every detail was considered.
Day 1: Nha Trang - Dalat -Dalat Elephant riding (L)
07: 30 am: pick up at your hotel and transfer to Dalat by tourist bus.
12:00 pm: up on arrival at Dalat Bus station, our tour guide will pick you up for short transfer to enjoy lunch and relax.
In the afternoon, we drive along the picturesque road to the south of Dalat. Visit the beautiful Prenn waterfall, hiking up the mountain with a visit 3 different temples where to worship the Vietnamese Ancestor in Dalat and admire the marvelous view of Elephant mountain beside the vast area of vegetable field below. Elephant riding is the lovely time to explore for the first afternoon in Dalat. We continue our trip to visit Xuan Huong Lake to take some photos of the most romantic spot of Dalat city before visit the Dalat City Flower Garden, which decorated by all the kinds of flower planting in this city.
06:00 pm: check in at our proposed hotel, free for your leisure.
Day 2: Dalat City Tour (L)
08:30 Am: transfer to RoBin Hill-The Cable Car Station to get the panorama view of the Dalat City and enjoy the marvelous sight of the pine forested valley stretched down to the South. After taking some photos of this, an option to take the cable car descending down 300 meters with the nice view of flower, vegetable fields dotted in the pine forested valley below to visit to Tuyen Lam Lake. Surrounding by pine forest, Tuyen Lam Lake looks like a paradise with the Zen meditation monastery named Truc Lam, a very quiet scenery beside it’s beautiful flower garden, which is built on the top of Phoenix Hill. Keep driving southward to Datanla waterfall with magnificent view and can be approached by the roller coaster. On the way back to Dalat City, we visit the French district with many old-style villas dimly appears in the pine trees. Next place is Dalat Railway Station which is the oldest and the most beautiful railway station in Indochina.
After an hour for lunch, we continue our trip to the north part of Dalat. Valley of Love is the most romantic place for lovers with many beautiful love-signs, flowers, and pine hills scenery beside the Da Thien lake. If you love art work, XQ Embroidery village is a worthy place to see many miraculous hand made embroidery works and find out how they make those fantastic artwork. The tour is finished after we visit the special architecture of Dragon pagoda and Domain de Marie convent.
04:00 pm: return to your hotel and free for leisure.
Day 3: Dalat Countryside tour - Nha Trang ( L):
08:00 Am: pick up at your hotel and depart to the Southwest of Dalat City.
In the morning, you can enjoy fresh air on the way to flower farms to get closer to daily lives of local people. Many kinds of flowers are planted here to make our life more beautiful! We will continue to cross Ta Nung pass, enjoy the whole view of Nam Ban town and the mighty sight of huge jungle. Let stop to visit tea and coffee plantation and learn about coffee making process then take a walk around K’ Ho minority village. The most interesting thing of this tour is the Silk Factory. Our tour guide will show you how silkworms grow and take a tour around the factory to see how the silk is made. Next, you can enjoy the imposing wild scene of Elephant waterfall - the widest waterfall of Lam Dong province. Climbing up to the hill through the cement stairs, you will see a solemn pagoda - Linh An pagoda with two august dragons flanking two sides. Then touching the huge Happy Buddha can bring you happiness and luck basing on the belief of local people.
Enjoy your lunch with plentiful of Vietnam traditional dishes at local restaurant.
Have you ever try local rice wine? Let find out how they make it and taste a little bit! Cricket farm is the last place of countryside.
On the way back to Dalat, you will visit Crazy House - one of the ten strange houses on the World with special architecture before take the 03:00 Pm bus to go back to Nha Trang, (an option to take the bus at 04:00pm or 10:00 pm to Sai Gon can be arranged up on your request)
Depart from: we’ll pick you up at your hotel in Nha Trang
End at: Nha Trang or Ho Chi Minh City
Start time: 7:30 am
Duration: 03 days.
Departure day: daily
Meals: ( L = Lunch).
What to bring: sunscreen, camera, comfortable walking shoes, passport.
- Seating A/C bus ticket from Nha Trang to Dalat, Dalat to Ho Chi Minh city or Nha Trang.
- 02 night accommodation in Dalat (basic and comfortable mini hotel).
- Transportation by van or car depending on group size.
- Half board package meals as mentioned above ( L - lunch).
- English speaking tour guide.
What’s not included:
- others private expensive, personal major medical including evacuation insurance is recommended.
- Tips for our guides are always appreciated.
Price per person: $ 140 US. Minimum: 02 PAX , Can be paid in US, Euro or VND.
Po Nagar Cham Towers
The Cham towers of Po Nagar were built between the 7th and 12th centuries. The site was used for Hindu worship as early as the 2nd century AD. Today, both ethnic Chinese and Vietnamese Buddhists come to Po Nagar to pray and make offerings, according to their respective traditions. This site has a continuing religious significance, so do remember to remove your shoes before entering.
All the tourist literature touts Hon Mieu (also called Tri Nguyen Island) as the site of an outdoor aquarium (Tri Nguyen Fish Lake). Tri Nguyen Fish Lake is situated on Bong Nguyen Island, also called Hon Mieu Island, Nha Trang Bay; half an hour from Cau Da Port, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province.
Long Son Pagoda
Perhaps the most impressive sight in Nha Trang, aside from the beach and Cham towers, is Long Son Pagoda, also known as Tinh Hoi Khanh Hoa Pagoda and An Nam Phat Hoc Hoi Pagoda. It's about 500m west of the train station. The Pagoda was first built on Mount Trai Thuy in 1886 and named Dang Long Pagoda. In 1900, the Pagoda was damaged in a storm and was rebuilt down the mountain in its present location.
Dai Lanh Beach
Semicircular, casuarina-shaded Dai Lanh Beach is a gorgeous spot 83km north of Nha Trang and 150km south of Quy Nhon, right on Hwy 1. Other than the turquoise water, soft cream-coloured sand and quiet, there's a whole lot of nothing around.
Tam Island is located in Vinh Nguyen Ward, to the South of Nha Trang Bay, 3 nautical miles from Nha Trang Port, Khanh Hoa Province. Hon Tam is well known by the wild tropical forest, long beach and clear water. Around the rock range, thousands kind of fish and colorful corals make tourists exciting and peaceful. Therefore, Hon Tam Resort is a wonderful spot of recreation and health improvement.