Dubbed the city of flowers, Dalat has its own poetic and romantic charm captivating visitors not only by the pleasant atmosphere but also by beautiful flower gardens. Each flower brings its own beauty and among them is hydrangea. Check where the most beautiful hydrangea gardens in Dalat can be found.
Hydrangea or Cam Tu Cau is one of the typical flowers of Dalat. It is actually originated from East Asian countries such as China, Japan, and Korea, where the climate is colder. In Vietnam, these flowers grew well in Lam Dong province, especially in Dalat.
When Hydrangeas Bloom?
Hydrangeas can bloom all year round. Dalat city is located at an altitude of more than 1500 m above sea level, so the climate here is cool all year round with temperatures ranging around 18-22 degrees Celsius that is suitable for growing hydrangeas.
Currently there are many hydrangeas grown in various places both in the city center and out of Dalat. This article will share the main information about the most beautiful hydrangea gardens in Dalat.
Trai Mat Hydrangea Garden
Trai Mat Hydrangea Garden is one of the oldest and most famous flower gardens in Dalat. Trai Mat is located 15 km from the center of Dalat city and covers an area of 2 hectares. The flower garden is located next to the beautiful pine forest, creating a very romantic and impressive scene. When coming here, you will be delighted to see thousands of flowers blooming in every corner of this beautiful garden which is even more sparkling in the sunlight.
Trai Mat hydrangea flower garden is also chosen by many couples as a wedding photography location. Here, you can also buy flowers to bring back.
Address: Group 1, Loc Quy village, Xuan Tho commune, Dalat, Lam Dong, Vietnam
Opening Hours: 07:00 - 17:00
Entrance Fee: 20,000 VND per person
Hydrangeas Garden at Clay Tunnel
Dalat Sculpture Museum, also known as the Clay Tunnel, is one of the most famous unique architectural works reproduced from clay which is attracting thousands of visitors. In addition to taking pictures with fascinating structures such as churches, train stations, red houses, horse carriages, Clay Village - Tunnel also has a beautiful hydrangeas garden.
This field of hydrangeas is located within the tourist area of Clay Tunnel. When coming here, you will see the blooming flower garden with brilliantly colored flowers making the scenery even more charming.
Address: Tuyen Lam Lake, Dalat, Lam Dong, Vietnam
Opening Hours: 7:30 – 17:00
Entrance Fee: 60,000 VND per adult and 30,000 VND per child (this is the entrance fee for the Clay Tunnel; hydrangeas garden is located on site so you can visit it for free)
Hydrangeas Garden in Lac Duong District
Another famous field of hydrangeas in Dalat is the Lac Duong flower garden. Lac Duong flower garden is located about 15 km from the city center, next to provincial road 723 - the route connecting Dalat and Nha Trang. This place is known as the largest flower garden in Dalat with an area of about 2 ha. The garden owners are welcoming visitors free of charge.
Around the garden, there are old pine trees providing a pleasant atmosphere, fresh and vast nature. The blooming flower fields create an extremely fascinating scene so you will definitely make a lot of beautiful photos here.
Address: Lac Duong District, Dalat, Lam Dong, Vietnam
Entrance Fee: Free
Hydrangeas Garden in Valley of Love
Dalat Valley of Love is one of the most picturesque locations in the city of thousands of flowers, covering an area of nearly 140 hectares. Valley of Love is located about 5 km from the center of Dalat City. The Valley of Love can be visited by jeep, by taking the train to admire the beautiful landscapes or by taking a boat around Da Thien Lake. The special feature of the hydrangeas garden in the area of Love Valley is its location near the green pine forest. Here you can admire the vast nature, filled with bright flowers and many impressive landscapes. The Valley of Love with the romantic setting will definitely bring you the most unforgettable experiences.
Address: 3-5-7 Mai Anh Dao, Dalat, Lam Dong, Vietnam
Opening Hours: 06:00 – 18:00
Entrance Fee: 100,000 VND per person, including boat ride or duck boat ride
Jeep Ride Fee: 360,000 VND per trip (for 5-6 passengers)
Dalat Flower Villages & Gardens
Dalat city always has a lot of interesting things that can make you surprised and excited. The beauty of the land of thousands of flowers is worldwide famous. There are several places in Dalat where you can admire the beautiful, colorful flower fields, so don't miss out on visiting at least one of the Flower villages in Dalat.
Not only famous for hydrangeas, Dalat also has thousands of other beautiful and rare flowers. That’s the reason why it’s named the city of thousands of flowers. You can see the flowers everywhere like on the hills, cliffs, roads, slopes, streams, and canals. If you are a flower lover, you can choose visiting gardens of other flowers as well to complete your wonderful journey. The most beautiful locations for admiring other flowers:
Tips for Visiting Hydrangeas Garden
The best time to visit the hydrangeas garden is in the early morning, when the flowers are in full bloom and there’s a pleasant sunlight.
You should not break flowers, pick leaves, break branches, or pull branches to take ideal pictures.
In the rainy season, the garden can be quite slippery so you should choose suitable sandals or shoes and move around carefully.
Travel Tips in Dalat
If you're wondering, where is the best area to stay in Dalat, you might find the area around Dalat Night Market to be the most convenient as it is very central and usually packed with people. However, the most beautiful hotels or resorts are usually located on the outskirts of Dalat. To make your research of the place to stay easier, check the list of the best rated hotels in Dalat.
This complete guide to the top tourist attractions in Dalat will give you the in-depth information and inspiration to help you plan your visit. For those who want to explore Dalat without spending money, check our guide to free things to do in Dalat.
At night, Dalat has many attractive places to explore that can be found in the list of the best things to do in Dalat at night.