Hike and Bike to Da Lat Rural
Da Lat might be one of Vietnam’s best kept secrets. Viewed as a city unlike others in Vietnam, once you arrive in Da Lat, you won’t really feel like you’re in Vietnam. Though it is still a relatively busy city, Da Lat has a very laid-back vibe as it resides in a more open area with many hills. The Countryside Tour in Da Lat is a great way to learn and see a lot about the history and culture of the city. However, you’d be better off doing this tour on hike and bike with Viet Challenge Tours if you don’t want to take public tour with 5 or 6 hours on local car or you won’t want to feel uncomfortable seat behind motorbike guides. So just join the trip Hike and Bike to Da Lat Rural with us. Our guides will ensure your experience is enjoyable.
From easy to Moderate.
1 Day Tour
Your itinerary starts at the flower Van Thanh village, the village’s largest flower and which provide over 80% roses of Da Lat. About 300 households of peasants in Van Thanh village, Da Lat produce a variety of the flowers with a total area of over 200 hectares.
You’ll walk( 10 Km) throughout and deep into evergreen pine forest to terrace fields and we will descend and ascend from coffee farms to fruit farms. Cameras should be ready for pictures along the way because sometimes you will see some wild animals roaming for food there and picturesque valley in distance. Head up to the top of Ta Nung pass, one of the most beautiful spots for pictures in Da Lat, where you can see the fantastic views of Ta Nung Village and Nam Ban town below and surrounding area, with stunning views of Langbian mountain further.
When you reach to the bottom you will be in Ta Nung village, taking a walk around K’Ho minority village.
And then you jump into our bikes which is prepared by our driver, riding to Elephant waterfall with awesome easy rolling hills road throughout coffee plantations and agriculture farms, Weasel Coffee Workshop (Kopi luwak or weasel coffee): Tasting coffee (excluded fee) and learn about coffee making process.
After the 20 km riding, we arrive at Elephant waterfalls where we finish our riding and enjoy lunch time here (fresh veggies and fruits, baguettes with an assortment of toppings and a French-style pastry to satisfy your taste). Dalat is known as the vegetable garden of Vietnam and lunch offers you a chance to try some of rural Dalat’s tasty products.
After lunch time, your guide will take you for a walk down to the Elephant waterfalls, the highest waterfall of Lam Dong province, impressive! roaring like thunder! to feel the power of this wonderful area. Climbing up to the hill through the cement stairs. Then enjoy your free time at Linh An pagoda nearby followed by a giant Budda statue on the back side of it.
On the way back to Da Lat city, you will visit the silk weaving factory in Dalat is an interesting place to visit, to see the entire process, from cocoon to fabric. The cocoons are soaked in hot water and the delicate thread is wound onto a machine that unwind the cocoon. The thread is then wound onto a reel, which is used on a large loom, to weave it into delicately patterned fabric
Have you ever try local rice wine? Let find out how they make it and taste a little bit at Workshop of Organic Rice Wine( Happy water)! Cricket Farm is the last place of countryside, tasting the fried crickets (included fee) and enjoy it! crunchy!
Join us for this perfect combination of Hike and Bike of Da Lat rural. This is the best way to see the real nature and rural life of Vietnam.
Multi day trips that are cancelled within 24 hours of the start time of the trip will be charged out at 50%. Trips that are cancelled more than 24 hours before the start of the trip will not be charged.
Day trips must be cancelled the evening before the day of the trip in order to avoid cancellation charges of 50%. Exceptions may be made in case of extreme weather conditions on day trips only.
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