Dalat Flower Gardens
Dalat is known as the 'city of thousand flowers' due to the wide variety of colorful flowers and plant species that can be found there. It even has its own famous annual flower festival which has proven to be very popular with domestic tourists. One can appreciate the beauty of its floras year-round in the Dalat Flower Gardens on the northern side of Xuan Huong Lake in the heart of the city. It was established in 1966 and covers an area of about 7,000 sqm.
Orchids, hydrangeas, roses, pansies, mimosas and peach blossoms are among the different kinds of common flowers displayed in the parks along with many more exotic flowers. Some of the flowers blossom a few times in a year, meaning that the of Dalat Flower Gardens always features lovely flora no matter when you visit, but summer is of course its peak time. Visitors can also buy beautifully arranged bouquets at the gardens.