Things to do in Lam Dong Vietnam

Lam Dong is a province to the south of the Central Highlands of Vietnam with altitude from 800-1,500m above sea level. The draw-card of local tourism includes cool climate all year round, breathtaking mountains and rolling hills, sublime waterfalls, scenic tea and coffee plantations,.. Let us find out what to see and things to do in Lam Dong.

- Visit Da Lat City – the provincial capital, nicknamed “City of Love”, “Honeymoon City”, “City of Eternal Spring”… For more details on Da Lat, please visit our Da Lat travel guide.

The Pongour Waterfall in Lam Dong, Vietnam

- Lang Biang Mountain (in Lac Duong, 12km north of Da Lat, 2,167m): At Lang Biang, you can go sightseeing by jeep for 1-2 hours, trekking through forest which takes half a day. Those love birds may like to have a full day watching different bird species in Lang Biang.

- Amazing waterfalls: Pongour (50km from Da Lat, in Duc Trong), Dambri (18km from Bao Loc), Elephant (27km southwest of Da Lat in Lam Ha), Hang Cop (15km east of Da Lat)… to name a few. All the waterfalls are magnificent and the roads to the waterfalls offer breathtaking landscapes.

- Ethnic villages: Lam Dong is home to 43 ethnic groups: Kinh, Ma, Nung, Tay, Hoa… You can visit their villages and learn about theri cultures on a trip to Lam Dong. Most of them are easily accessed from main roads.

- Organic vegetable farms, tea and coffee plantations, flower fields: There is a plethora of lovely farms and fields for you to visit, take photographs and tasting the agricultural produce: tea, coffee, strawberry,...

- Trekking: There are several trekking routes in Lam Dong: Ta Nang – Phan Dung (Lam Dong and Binh Thuan Provinces), Lang Biang, Madagui (Da Hoai)...

- Bird-watching: Cat Tien National Park (shared area with Dong Nai and Binh Phuoc), Bidoup Nui Ba National Park (35km from Da Lat), Ta Nung Valley (20km west of Da Lat).