A personal destination review from David A. Hill General Manager at The Dalat at 1200.
Dalat City in the South Central Highlands of Vietnam is becoming one of the countries true hotspots for Asian golfers while also catering for international medium and long-haul visitors from all over the world.
Dalat founded in 1898 during Colonial French period is now the perfect short stay vacation destination away from the cities, beaches and where cool temperatures 16-26C are enjoyable all year round. Visiting this Highland Paradise located at 1,200 to 1,600 m above sea level and experience “cool” weather of 16-26C year-round has never been easier. With connectivity from all major airports in Vietnam and also International flights operate from Thailand, China, Korea with more sure to follow in the coming years.
With French Colonial Architecture and Rich Vietnamese history, Dalat is an ideal short break destination to escape the hustle of our everyday lives, Dalat has something for everyone this is a truly special place in Vietnam.
Dalat has three fantastic Par 72 (Two) and One PAR 73 Golf courses – The Dalat at 1200 Golf Course, Dalat Palace Golf Course and SAM TUYEN Lam Golf Course, good quality hotels, Dalat has extensive outdoor activities including high rope courses, zip wires, white water rafting, canyoning, abseiling, walking, biking and wonderful pine forested mountains, fresh clean air and French Architecture, the last emperor of Vietnam Bao Dai, has three homes in Dalat, with two available for viewing, abundant restaurants, Farm shops, pick your own strawberries and other fruits and flowers in abundance.
Three hours by car from Nha Trang, thirty minutes from Saigon (by air) and connected to all major destinations in Vietnam with numerous airlines flying to this destination.