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Elephant Falls, Da Lat

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Feel the force of nature as you stand on giant boulders in the middle of the water at Elephant Falls, a massive 30 m (98 ft) tall curved waterfall crashing onto the rocks below. Set amid rugged terrain surrounded by a heavily farmed area with some pristine forests, small caves, and ancient trees, the waterfall got its name after a local legend involving elephants and the song of a heartbroken girl. Following a steep, slippery walk on stone steps with some railings, you can reach an observation point above the falls. Below, you can also enter a small cave behind the falls, where you'll get sprayed with misty water. Lying some 30 km (18.6 mi) from Dalat, you can reach the site easily by catching a local bus. To visit Elephant Falls on your trip to Da Lat, use our Da Lat tourist route planner.
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  • A bit steep and slippery descent, but it's worth it! Do not hesitate to go in the "cave", vision from beneath the waterfall is very pretty... And refreshing, perfect for the hot hours!
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  • You must go down well at the railing... wet and slippery are the stones... but the shows is gigantic.
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  • Came here as part of the easy rider tour highlights. Need to take steep steps down if you want to have a better view. Not advisable for elderly as there are no railings. The cute puppies from the souv...  more »