Da Lat City
Located on Lam Vien (Langbian) high lands, part of the greater Central high lands of Vietnam (Cao Nguyen Trung Phan), Da Lat, the capital city of Lam Dong province, is 1500 m above sea level and is 305 km from Ho Chi Minh City. The name Da Lat originates from the hill tribe people in this region. It literally means Stream of the Lat people.
Dalat city, is well known as a honeymoon paradise and was originally the playground of the French who built villas in the clear mountain air to escape the heat from the Ho Chi Minh city. To reach Da Lat you can fly to Lien Khuong Airport or by road from HCMC or Nha Trang city.
Famous places to visit in Da lat are: Love valey, Da Lat Market, King Palace, Tuyen Lam Lake (Truc Lam Zen Monastery), XQ Embroidery village