Da Lat Flower Festival is one of Vietnam's biggest and significant festivals of the year. Which will represent Da Lat city with all its distinguishing feature and introduce Vietnam culture to the world
Da Lat flower Festival started since 2005, and this year is the 8th season of the festival. Not only represent Da Lat essential like tourism, culture, economy,... also is one of the events to treasure the value of flowers and floriculture, showcasing the beauty of Da Lat and its people. Each time the Festival takes place, thousands of tourists from all around the world come and visit.
Da Lat flower festival 2019 will be held for the 9th time in this romantic city, start from 20th in December, continue for 5 days and end on the 24th of December.
According to the plan, Da Lat flower Festival will continue displaying the flowers space around Xuan Huong lake with many unique, amazing arrangements that will bring out the signature of Da Lat like the old French mansion made from flowers, flower park with meticulous decoration. All the flowers display are also built in the traditional craft villages, Le Dai Hanh road, the fountain in Da Lat market.
This year anticipating flower Festival will have 12 major exciting event: the flower space alongside Xuan Huong lake, on some centre street and 5 flower village of Da Lat, to showcase all the most gorgeous flowers and Latest arrangement and decoration; light and music experimental performing show on the streets; Vietnam - Korea Cultural Exchange program; Da Lat architecture legacy heritage program, Bao Loc Tea and Silk culture week,...
20/12/2019: A mini landscape with the theme “The gorgeous and graceful rose”, this is the combination of new space and many different types of roses. The flower space is open for visiting from 20/12/2019 until 2/1/2019 next to Quan The Am pagoda
21/12/2019: Mini landscape using lily flowers as the key for the theme “Elegant lily”
22/12/2019: Mini landscape using Daisy and Cat Tuong flower for the theme “Affable Cat Tuong, hospitality Daisy”
23/12/2019: Mostly using Orchid flowers for the theme “Glowing, sophisticated Orchid”
24/12/2019: Arrange some mini landscape with many flowers that represent the city in the theme “DaLat in thousand color of flowers”
Da Lat urban Service company will place many instalLation along Le Dai Hanh street and Ong Dao bridge. Hasfarm company will place the mini landscape of flowers and plants in Ong Dao water Fountain (remain after the Festival)
The mini will be made by Da Lat urban Service and Da Lat Hasfarm Company.
Arrange and install some mini landscape in Tran Hung Dao park, along the Tran Hung Dao - Tran phu - Hoang Van Thu route with light and effect at night. This instalLation will remain for a long time, after the ceremony.
A new feature of this year's Da Lat flower Festival is that all the mini landscapes with distinguish flowers, the signature of Da Lat city, will change each day on Xuan Hong lake and alongside of the lake with many new model and arrangement, guaranteed will make you surprise and admire.
To arrive in Da Lat, you most likely to travel by plane or car. During the Festival time, you should book the airplane ticket early to avoid the high cost.
As usual, the year that the festival take place always flooded with visitors, so you must know the exact date you want to come
There is also the information about the bus travel from Saigon to Da Lat on the official website.
Known for the unpredictable weather, Da Lat in December is pretty dry and sunny. It’s not raining season of the year, but the temperature drop down quite low, you should bring along some coat and stay warm. It’s advised to watch the weather forecast before heading out
Hotel is one of the most difficult to look for. As it’s the peak season of tourism, the room price may increase to double or even triple. So make sure you check the price and hotel condition before choosing a place to stay. You certainly don’t want to be out in the weather of 13oC without a place to stay. So make sure to book for a hotel before going to Da Lat.
It’s festival time where the streets are always crowded and a lot is going on. You have to make sure to always aware of your personal belonging, don’t bring too much cash on you while heading out. If you see something or someone suspicious, you can inform the authority.
There is no doubt that Da Lat flower Festival is one of the most important event up to Vietnamese Lunar New Year holiday. This is the chance for tourists to witness the beautiful scenery, get to know Vietnamese culture and most of all, to have an unforgettable memories while visiting here.