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Cu Lan Village - a fairy tale village in the middle of Lam Dong nature

Content 23/02/2024 7

Cu Lan Village - a name that is both strange and cute for tourists who first set foot to learn about the dreamy land of Da Lat. Let's explore this special village! This is a great picnic destination in Da Lat for tourists who love to experience it. Today, let's learn about this village with HoaBinh Tourist!

Introduction about Cu Lan village

This village was built in the 60s of the twentieth century. Let's learn more about this fairy tale village right here! Cu Lan village is a small village of about 30 hectares of the K'Ho ethnic group, located in the middle of the primeval jungle at the foot of Langbiang mountain. This place is one of the famous tourist destinations in Lam Dong Province and has been recognized by UNESCO as a cultural tourism destination.

Address: Cu Lan Village tourist area, Suoi Can village, Lat commune, Lac Duong district, Da Lat city, Lam Dong province.

Why is it called Cu Lan Village?

Cu Lan village was formed by the oral story of Cu Lan. The story goes that once there was a young man who left the city and went to the forest to find a beautiful place like a fairy tale to build a life for him and the girl he loved. Many people considered him foolish for what he did, calling him Cu Lan.

After many days of climbing passes and wading streams, Cu Lan finally found a place as beautiful as a fairy tale and built a village there. From there, the name "Cu Lan village" was born.

But there is also an explanation for this name that sounds more scientific and reasonable. That is, the name of this village is named after a precious medicinal herb that has the effect of treating wounds, called the Cu Lo plant. In the past, this place was still wild, so it also became the habitat of Cu Lan - gentle animals with big, round eyes. Therefore, the name "Cu Lan village" was born there.

Road to Cu Lan

The village is located 21km from Xuan Huong Lake and about 30km from Da Lat city center. From the city center, visitors go to Da Lat market, then follow the following streets in order: Nguyen Thai Hoc - Dinh Tien Hoang - Nguyen Cong Tru - Xo Viet Nghe Tinh. Tourists continue to Ankroet Street and then ask for directions to Cu Lan Village. Go about 15 kilometers more, and you'll arrive.

Opening hours and tour ticket prices

This place is usually open for sightseeing from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day of the week. You can refer to detailed ticket prices for activities in the village below:

The ticket price to visit Cu Lan Village is 100,000 VND per person. Children under 1 year old, accompanied by an adult, can visit for free.

  • Team Building ticket price: 200,000 VND/person. Hours of use: From 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The above includes the use of grass fields, lakes, streams, and forests equipped with skill games.
  • Campfire ticket price: 200,000 VND per person. Hours of use: From 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

In addition, if you want to experience other services such as renting national costumes, horse racing, jeep tours, fish release, etc., there will be separate fees.

Experiences not to be missed at Cu Lan Village Tourist Area

Coming to Cu Lan Village Tourist Area, in addition to enjoying the beautiful poetic natural scenery, visitors will not be able to miss the interesting activities here.

Enjoy the natural scenery

If you are a tourist who loves peace, rusticity, and simplicity, this is a great place for you. Beautiful small wooden houses are located next to the green pine forest. Far away is the surface of Love Lake, reflecting sparkling rays of sunlight and creating a magical natural beauty.

Visit famous places

Here, visitors can visit many famous places. Visitors can buy souvenirs at Chom Hom Market, enjoy a cup of Central Highlands coffee at K'ho Village, or visit the Cu Lan Village Conservation Area, ancient Rong House, etc.

Experience physical activities

Coming to the majestic mountains, surely active tourists will not be able to miss physical activities such as mountain climbing, rafting on the lake, night fishing, etc., especially after finishing the activity. During fishing activities, dishes will be prepared and enjoyed on the spot. The one-of-a-kind fresh flavor here will surely make you remember it forever.

Explore the primeval forest by off-road vehicle

If you don't like having your legs tired but still want to explore the natural scenery of Cu Lan village, sign up for a jeep (terrain vehicle) tour. A participating group will consist of a maximum of five people. Sitting in a jeep, you will cross rough, red dirt roads, cross small streams, and experience strong feelings mixed with the excitement of watching the majestic primeval forest pass before your eyes, enjoying the wind and climate here.

Above are HoaBinh Tourist's shares about the magical beauty of Cu Lan village. To fully explore this beautiful village, please quickly contact our hotline at 0939.311.911 - 0913.311.911 for specific advice and discussions.

 


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