The French Quarter, Da Lat

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With a look and feel of a replica French town, The French Quarter remains a vestige of the colonial period, filled with the remains of old summer homes the wealthy and the connected once used to escape the city's summer heat. Many visitors choose to visit on a motorcycle tour or in a car with a private driver. Make The French Quarter part of your personalized Da Lat itinerary using our Da Lat route builder app .
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  • April 23, 2017
    This attraction is only worth a cursory look and really just offers an external view of a group of houses built during the French occupation. Most were not open for viewing at the time of my visit. Th...  more »
  • March 23, 2017
    In Dalat, every day felt very excited, not only because of the temptations of the town full of European style but the simplicity of folk customs. Different from Saigon, and Nha Trang are not the same. Here is a very beautiful place! Last day to visiting French villas I ask a lot of people did eventually find, then went to the local lady is said to have called the French Quarter back took a lot of photos
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  • February 25, 2017
    Back in the 1930's Da Lat... exploded with growth. Not only catering for the local French Governor etc..it catered for an exodus from Saigon... hence the colossal Railway station, far above local need...  more »

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Where to stay in Da Lat

Long considered a summer retreat town, Da Lat offers plenty of accommodations, great and small, to choose from. Head down to the lake to find the most luxurious options in town, with old French colonial buildings featuring lake-view rooms, spas, and fine-dining restaurants, as well as some newer resort-style options offering ample grounds, golf courses, and scenic views. Head back from the water and the colonial areas to discover simpler hotels and guesthouses, with comfortable rooms, Wi-Fi, and breakfast included, as well as a number of dormitory-style hostels.
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