Nothing signifies spring like the blooming of the cherry blossoms. The Da Lat cherry blossoms festival aims to promote every year a local cherry-like apricot the ‘Mai Anh Dao’ known as the city’s floral emblem. This year the flowers have opened their buds, creating an unforgettable sea of pink and white since the beginning of January 2018. As the cherry blossoms can only be enjoyed for few weeks of the entire year, the Da Lat Cherry blossom festival will take place in Tuyen Lam Lake Dalat, from January 26-28 2018, as the peak bloom is one of the most magical moment for the visitors.
The Da Lat cherry blossom festival isn’t just a celebration of the blossoms, it’s three days long festival held all over the city. On January 27 at 8.30 am a ceremony will be held at Sacom Resort on the peninsula of the Tuyen Lam Lake to announce the recognition of Tuyen Lam National Resort and Da Lat City as ASEAN Environmentally Sustainable City. Then, many others events will take place across the city including musical fountain shows, music and art performances, cars exhibition etc.. The trees mostly grow in Da Lat City, forests in Lac Duong District but more than 3,000 cherry trees have also been grown in the center of Da Lat, around Xuan Huong Lake and nearby streets and more than 100 hectares carries cherry trees in Tuyen Lam Lake national tourism area.