Dalat Cable Car – The Road To Heaven In Dalat

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Having the reputation for being one of the best tourist attractions in Vietnam, there are thousands of people visiting Dalat annually. And Dalat Cable Car is famous for being a  must-visit spot to get the most incredible experience for a Dalat trip. Moreover, this place is an endless source of inspiration for people to dip their souls into the picturesque views and romantic atmosphere of the whole city.

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Dalat Cable Car – The Road To Heaven In Dalat

In the article today, Culture Pham Travel would like to share with you the useful information about Cable Car Dalat. If you are planning to visit Robin Hill Dalat and experience Dalat Cable Car – The Road To Heaven In Dalat, this article is for you!

Cable Car Dalat Address

Situated on the stunning hill called Robin Hill in Dalat Vietnam, you can find Dalat Cable Car station at No. 01, Dong Da Street, Ward 3, Dalat City, Lam Dong Province.

Robin Hill has a height of 1,517 meters above sea level. The Robin Hill Cable Car Dalat system prolongs up to 2267 meters hill of southeast views.

From Truc Lam Zen Monastery on Phoenix Mountain, you can see the cable car with a pine forest covering all of Robin Hill. Everything creates the advantage of seeing gorgeous landscapes from the cabin.

How to reach Robin Hill Dalat Cable Car station

Honestly, Dalat Cable Car is located outside the city center. It is not too far from Dalat city. However, you can easily find it at beginning of Prenn Pass, near Prenn Waterfall Dalat. You have to spend about 10 minutes driving a car or motorbike to the Dalat Cable Car station.

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The map of Cable Car Dalat

Or you are scared of not understanding the geography here, you can take a taxi and follow our Cable Car Dalat directions. It is just 3 km from the city center. All transportation can be used here. Taxi is the most convenient one. Or you can take a bus to Cable Car Dalat. As soon as reaching the Robin Hill Cable Car in Dalat, you can see many cable car cabins. They go up and go down like waves on the sea.

  • Note: You should keep in mind that the cable car will not run during lunchtime (11:30-13:00)

Moreover, if you do not know how to go and worry about security, let’s book our Dalat Car Rental! We ensure that you will have a safe trip.

Dalat Cable Car price

There are two specific Robin Hill Cable Car tickets: round-trip tickets and one-way tickets.

You have to pay 80.000 VND for an adult’s round-trip ticket (roughly 3.43$) and 60.000VND (roughly 2.57$) for children. For a one-way ticket, each adult will pay 60.000VND (roughly 2.57$) and 40.000VND (roughly 1.72$) is for a children’s ticket.

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Robin Hill Cable Car tickets

However, because the space is limited, each cabin can just only serve 4 people at maximum.

Dalat Cable Car opening hours

You can visit Dalat Cable Car from 9.00 am to 11:30 a.m. If you have another plan in the morning, it is suitable for you to go there between 1 p.m and 5 p.m because this is also the Cable Car Dalat opening hours.

Hence, you should make a plan reasonably to discover all the destinations in Dalat City. However, if you still do not know where to go, it is good for you to book our Dalat City Tour in 1 Day. We will give you a hand to schedule the best trip ever.

Best time to take Cable Car

If you want to admire the most scenic beauty of Dalat, 9:00 am and over 3:00 p.m are the ideal time to take the cable car. This time will bring the best experience ever because the weather is stable and gentle. That is the time when Dalat weather monthly is not too cold or too hot.

The history of Dalat Cable Car

Before 1975, Robin Hill was used for military purposes. At that time, the Vietnamese Self-Defense Corps chose this place to be their base in the South during the Vietnam War. When the country was totally liberal, this area was selected to be a tourist attraction in the suburb area of Dalat.

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The history of Dalat Cable Car

Austrian and Swiss architects took the responsibility to design the system of Cable Car on Robin Hill. In February 2003, the Cable Car Dalat was officially open. As a result, it has soon become one of the hottest destinations in Dalat.

Cable Car Dalat Structure

The cable car system was designed and constructed by Doppelmayr of Switzerland and Austria. It is known as the longest and most modern cable car system in Vietnam. Moreover, the system meets all the standards regarding security and equipment.

The Cable Car’s length is about 2267 meters with ten pillars prolonging over the pine forest. There is a big system including 50 cabins. The distance between them is 120 meters And, per second, the speed is about 5 meters.

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Cable Car Dalat Structure

According to the report, the Cable Car system can endure perfectly up to 900 times per hour. Plus, it will take about 12 minutes for the route of 2267 meters to travel between Robin Hill and the Truc Lam Zen Monastery Station, and vice versa.

Not mentioning about 7500 square meters of floor area in the Truc Lam Zen Monastery Station, there are shopping stores, souvenir shops, and coffee shops.

Best things to do

Spectacular scenery

The first thing you must try when visiting Robin Hill Dalat Cable Car station is to take the cable car and enjoy the incredible view. From the cabin of cable car, you can see several interesting things, including a panoramic view of Dalat, such as farmland, and lakes.

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Spectacular scenery in Dalat City

Besides, the distant mountain appears like a movie scene about mother nature and there are a couple of greenhouses where people plant flowers and strawberries, which can be seen from the height of 1,517 meters.

Every part of Dalat’s landscape and corners are breathtaking, which is like bringing you to a whole new world with floating clouds and pine forest. We ensure that when experiencing the cable car, it can blow your spirit and give you a piece of peace in your mind.

Truc Lam Zen Monastery

If you are at Robin Hill Dalat Cable Car station, you can spend a little time walking to Truc Lam Zen Monastery. It is well-known for being one of the holiest and most ancient Buddhist Zen Temples in Dalat city.

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Truc Lam Zen Monastery

As soon as coming into the temple, you will be surprised due to its antique buildings. The temple is surrounded by natural beauty with green trees and a peaceful atmosphere.

Many tourists are addicted to the garden of Truc Lam Monastery because of its tranquillity. Moreover, there are so many beautiful garden parts to take good photos of.

Vegetable hotpot

One of the essential things you should and never miss when traveling is trying specialties and delicious cuisine. We highly recommend you to try vegetable hot pot here.

A famous restaurant that has a reputation for delectable hotpot is Leguda Restaurant. The restaurant offers a hotpot buffet serving several kinds of vegetables. You can feel the clean and fresh vegetable taste mixing with sweet hotpot soup. Everything creates a heavenly flavor that can satisfy your taste perfectly.

Tuyen Lam Lake

Another place near Truc Lam Zen Monastery for you to discover is Tuyen Lam Lake. The lake has an area of 350ha wide in the heart of the pine forest. When visiting Tuyen Lam Lake, you can feel and immerse yourself in the gentle wind with poetic views.

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Tuyen Lam Lake

Besides, if you want adventure feelings, you can try kayaking there. Or you can rent a boat and go sightseeing from the lake view.

Hotels near Cable Car Dalat Vietnam

Zen Valley Dalat 

Zen Valley Dalat is one of the famous hotels near Cable Car Dalat Vietnam. The hotel provides customers with comfortable rooms. Besides, there are also a lot of convenient services such as a computer room or dry cleaning/laundry services.

More especially, Zenn Valley Dalat also has an outdoor swimming pool, restaurant, coffee shops, and fitness center to meet the need of customers.

Ana Mandara Villas Dalat Resort & Spa

Located in the heart of Dalat City, Ana Mandara Villas Dalat Resort & Spa offers the best service for customers. Besides casual services such as dry cleaning/laundry services, the hotel also has a Spa and wellness center for people to relax after a long traveling day.

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Ana Mandara Villas Dalat Resort & Spa

Moreover, The Villa follows an ancient French style. Ana Mandara Villas Dalat Resort & Spa possesses beautiful natural settings. Hence, everyone can enjoy the fresh space here.

Dalat Memory Inn

Dalat Memory Inn is situated in the city center. The hotel serves you with all the useful and necessary things. You do not need to worry about the room quality and standard services there.

Moreover. From Dalat Memory Inn, it just takes about 10 minutes to walk to Crazy House Dalat. The cost is inexpensive. 

Travel Tips

  • You need to contact the Cable Car station to check the schedule before coming because the system of Cable Car will be sometimes closed for maintenance.
  • If you not only visit Cable Car Dalat and still have other plans to discover Dalat City, it is essential to get a one-way cable car ticket ( Robin Hill – Truc Lam Zen Monastery) and then continue your trip.
  • Remember to bring a jacket because the weather can be cold unexpectedly.

In conclusion, there is all information we would like to share with you. As the hot spot in Dalat city, do not miss your opportunity to experience the most amazing thing for your trip! Hence, you can save all meaningful memories and get the happy moments in your life. Culture Pham Travel commits that you will not regret when taking a cable car here.

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