If you come to Buon Me Thuot, Dak Lak once day

Buon Me Thuot city is both the provincial capital of Dak Lak province and heart of Central Highland. Suitable time to come here is from December to April, when it is cool. From May to November, It is heavy rain so moving is quite difficult. It is famous not only for immense green coffee plantations, but also many amusement places such as Dray Nur, wild orchid conservation garden. Far about…

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Buon Me Thuot city is both the provincial capital of Dak Lak province and heart of Central Highland. Suitable time to come here is from December to April, when it is cool. From May to November, It is heavy rain so moving is quite difficult.

It is famous not only for immense green coffee plantations, but also many amusement places such as Dray Nur, wild orchid conservation garden.

Dray Nur - Dray Sap waterfall cluster.
Dray Nur – Dray Sap waterfall cluster.

Far about 30 km from city center toward national highway No.14 to Dak Nong, you will be surprised at the poetic beauty of Dray Nur waterfall (Thac Vo waterfall). The waterfall is 250 m long and over 30 m high, with all year around white foam creating a beautiful landscape.

Near suspension bridge crossing Serepok River is Dray Sap waterfall (Thac Chong). It also has majestic beauty as Dray Nur.

In addition to visit, tourists will be listened the intense love between Dam San and H’Bia Dam Diet Kluc attached with origination of those two waterfalls. Tourists also can visit Gia Long waterfall, Trinh Nu waterfall … along with their own beauties and ancient stories. Here is more information for the waterfalls of Dalat.

Dak Lak Museum.
Dak Lak Museum.

Dak Lak ethnic museum is a destination of most tourists when coming to Buon Ma Thuot. Situated on Le Duan Street –the nicest street here – the museum’s architecture brings style of Central Highland traditional characteristic.

This place exhibits more than 1,000 artifacts, valuable pictures of animals and plants, industrial plants and culture of ethnics in Dak Lak in 4 languages: English, Vietnamese, French and Ede. Dak Lak museum brings many surprises for visitors, especially those who love Central Highland culture.

Buon Don village, where you can experience elephant riding.Buon Don village, where you can experience elephant riding.
Buon Don village, where you can experience elephant riding.

Buon Me Thuot is not only “capital of Vietnam coffee”, also has the biggest elephant training school in Vietnam. Far about 50 km from the center, Buon Don tourist area is known for legends of hunting and taming wild elephants, tourism activities in village, traditional long house of Ede, suspension bridge, King Hunting grave.

Tourists only cost about 4.5 – 6.8 USD (depending on time) for sitting on backs of giant elephants to travel. You can also easily buy for yourself typical items such as Ama Kong specialty, lucky elephant fur ring … with affordable price.

Victory Monument in the center of Dak Lak, Buon Me Thuot.
Victory Monument in the center of Dak Lak, Buon Me Thuot.

Another tourism place is Victory Monument located in the heart of Nga 6. The monument is considered as symbol of city, same as Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. Highlight here is steel tank no 980 – the car opened the historic battle of the Vietnam into the city.

Troh Bư orchid conservation garden
Troh Bư – the house of forest orchid in Buon Ma Thuot.

Far about 10 km from city center, Troh Bư is considered as the first and only eco-tourism farm of Buon Don Village. You will always feel as experiencing your dream garden with picnic activities, leisure activities, learn and research more than 200 types of wild orchids, wild trees, and wild flowers. ..

Visitors also can contemplate and explore the unique cultural artifacts of Central Highland. Especially, when coming to Troh Bư, visitors from everywhere will have visiting ticket for free, the reasonable service price

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