When it comes to Dalat, we will think of a city with cool temperature, fresh air and one indispensable thing is flowers! Dalat has not only famous tourist attractions such as Valley of Love, Cau Dat tea hill, Pongour waterfall but also many famous flower villages. These places create the most beautiful flowers, promoting the brand of Dalat Flower City. And among the biggest flower villages in Dalat, Van Thanh Flower Village is the place we will visit today. Let’s explore this flower village with Hoa Dalat Travel. Let’s see if this flower village is more special than other places or not? Now, let’s jump straight into it!
- 1 Introducing Van Thanh flower village
- 2 History of Van Thanh flower village
- 3 Where is the Van Thanh Hoa Dalat Village?
- 4 Contact information of Van Thanh Flower Village
- 5 Visiting Van Thanh Flower Village
- 6 The secret that made the owner of Van Thanh Flower Village become a millionaire
- 7 When should you travel here?
- 8 What attracts tourists to Van Thanh flower village
- 9 Notes when visiting Van Thanh flower village.
- 10 Tourist attraction nearby
- 11 Pictures of Van Thanh Flower Village
- 12 Van Thanh flower village Tour
- 13 Epilogue
Introducing Van Thanh flower village
Van Thanh Flower Village is a village that has a long tradition of growing flowers. It is also the place that supplies more than 80% the roses of Dalat city. Not only that, every year Dalat organizes a flower festival. And this is one of the places that provide most of the flowers for this event.
Located about 3km from the center of Dalat city. Van Thanh flower village has an area of over 200 hectares. Coming here, visitors will be overwhelmed and amazed by an incredible space filled with colorful flowers. For example: rose, carnation, lily, gerbera and many other beautiful flowers. This is truly one of the largest and most famous flower villages in Dalat city.
History of Van Thanh flower village
Few would expect that, at first the largest and most famous flower village in Dalat city. Only has 6 people from Ha Nam province immigrated to Dalat to start a business. And they were growing and selling vegetables and fruits for living.
But after a long time since 1960, they saw that Dalat’s favored for its climate and fertile soil. Very suitable for growing flowers, so they had decided to try it out. Then, they found out that it’s really effective and profit-making as well. So from that, the decision had been made. They planed to plant different types of flowers, and called on the people in their hometown to come to Dalat to develop together. From then on, it was called Van Thanh Flower Village.
Where is the Van Thanh Hoa Dalat Village?
This attractive tourist attraction is located on the outskirts of Dalat City. Located about 3 km from the city center, located at 43 Van Hanh street, ward 5 of Dalat city, Lam Dong province.
Driving directions to Van Thanh Flower Village in Dalat
Depart from Dalat Market, you follow the Ba Thang Hai street. Then when you get to Saigon Dalat Hotel, turn left to the direction of camly waterfall. Just driving straight and you will reach the most famous flower village.
Google maps Van Thanh flower village
Below is a map showing the direction from Dalat Market to the flower village:
Contact information of Van Thanh Flower Village
Here are some information of the flower village:
Located at 43 Van Hanh Street, Ward 5, Dalat City, Lam Dong Province.
If you have any questions, you can contact the flower village via hotline: 0263 3820 830.
The entrance ticket of this flower village costs 40.000 VND / person.
The opening hours of Van Thanh flower village is from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm daily.
Visiting Van Thanh Flower Village
Flower is a symbol of Dalat city and if you are a true flower-lover. This is the ideal destination on your journey to Dalat city.
With an area of over 200 hectares, the flower village is home to hundreds of different types of flowers. Typically roses, lilies, carnations, gerberas, etc. Moreover, this is the flower village that provides the majority of flowers for the Flower festival. And among all, roses are the strong flower of Van Thanh, every year, this is the place to provide 80% of roses for the whole city. Meet the demands of the local residents, visitors as well as flower lovers.
The secret that made the owner of Van Thanh Flower Village become a millionaire
Few would expect the owner of this flower village to become a millionaire. If you still have doubts, let us show you the following information.
First, the flowers in Van Thanh village when marketed often sold at higher prices. But not for that reason people do not buy. In fact, the flowers here sold out very quickly, because the price meets the quality of the product. All the flowers here are carefully cared for by experienced farmers. Also it is grown in a very favorable environment, so the harvested flowers are always of high quality.
Each year, this flower village supplies the market with more than 73 million flowers. Both the domestic market and exported abroad for consumption. Up to 80% of them have very high economic value. This is enough to see how much the villagers earn.
But despite such high income, people here still love the job. They produce flowers simply because they love flowers, each flower is meticulously cared for to bring the best quality. They want to develop the flower village to national scale and maybe international in the future.
When should you travel here?
Dalat has 2 main seasons, rainy and sunny, each season the village has its own beauty. Besides, the cool climate is also a factor to say that you can go here at any time you want.
In my experience as a local, you should go in October, November and December. Because in these months, the village grows lots of flowers and most of them are beautiful and rare flowers. In order to meet the needs of the flowers festival and Tet holiday.
Also when you coming in these months. You will have a chance to admire the yellow fields of sunflowers blooming as well as the rose fields. Or you can come here in the early months of the year, the paths of cherry blossom trees in full bloom.
In general, Dalat has a different color in each season. So if you have time, just plan a trip, invite your comrades and depart!
Review Van Thanh Flower Village
Below are some reviews on google of tourists who had been to Van Thanh flower village:
What attracts tourists to Van Thanh flower village
There must be some reasons why tourists love this place and take time to travel here. To make it clear, I will show you the main points:
Admire the flowers and experience planting flowers
Van Thanh village grows many different types of flowers and mainly roses. When you come here, you not only have the opportunity to see the flowers but plant them on the ground as well. This will be a very interesting experience for those who love flowers but have never had the opportunity to plant one.
In addition, because there are a ton of flowers. So you and your lover or friends, family can take the best photos with the best flowers. Or you can buy some flowers as a gift, imagine you buy it as a gift for your crush! It must be a “yes”!
The flower village at night
Do not think the flower village is just beautiful during the day. Actually, at night, the scenery is even more beautiful. I will not say anything about it, just take a look at some pictures below and judge it by your self!!
Notes when visiting Van Thanh flower village.
When you come here, to not make unintended mistakes. Please obey the following rules:
- When entering the flower garden, you should pay attention to avoid stepping on the flower bushes as well as not arbitrarily picking flowers.
- And especially when you go to the strawberry garden. Absolutely not pick up the strawberry, because there are always guards here. If you pick one, you will be fined 50,000 VND.
- When enter the garden you will see the warning not picking flowers, please obey the rule!
- Van Thanh flower village is a outstanding place to take photos. So you should charge the battery before going. Or maybe bring a portable charger.
Tourist attraction nearby
After visit the flower village, you can spend time to visit the nearby destinations:
- Me Linh Coffee Garden
- Chicken Church
- Cam Ly Waterfall
- Crickets farming
- Elephant Falls
- Hoa Son Dien Trang
- Linh An Pagoda
- Gia Huong Xanh Villa
Pictures of Van Thanh Flower Village
Here are some beautiful pictures taken by tourists:
Van Thanh flower village Tour
If you keen on travel to Van Thanh village. You can book a one-day tour of Hoa Dalat Travel.
- Strawberry Garden – Langbiang Mountain Tour
- Mount Langbiang
- Flower and vegetable farm
- Van Thanh Flower Village
- Strawberry Garden, Artichoke Garden
- Dalat Railway Station
- Linh Phuoc Pagoda
Ticket price: 250,000 VND / person including entrance tickets, shuttle bus, tour guide.
Country discovery tour
- Silk Weaving Village
- Elephant Falls
- Linh An Pagoda
- Weasel coffee village
- Wine Brewing Village
- Dalat Flower Village
- Cricket Farm
- Old Train Station
Tour price 230,000 VND / person including entrance tickets, shuttle bus, tour guide.
Finally our company would like to wish all of you have a joyful and memorable trip to Dalat city. Thank you for your interest in our article about Van Thanh flower village.