Pongour Waterfall is known as “Nam Thien De Nhat Waterfall” – a masterpiece of nature. Stop here with Kha Tran Car Rental to listen to the mysterious story of this Dalat Waterfall, explore its specials, as well as know more about ticket prices and experience of travelling to Pongour Waterfall Dalat
Where is Pongour Waterfall?
It is located on a small and peaceful village, which is 50 km from Dalat city, belongs to Duc Trong district, Dalat city.
How to get to Pongour Waterfall in Vietnam?
To get to Pongour Waterfall Eco – Tourism, you should go along Highway 20 in the direction of Dalat to Saigon. Next, turn right about 8km from the Trung neighborhood (Chai mountain). Keep going about 6 km, you will see the majestic Pongour Waterfall.
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What is there interesting and attractive at Pongour falls Dalat?
A waterfall associated with mysterious story
K’ho say that Once up on time, Tan Thanh commune now used to be a place of living of Kho tribe. Kanai – a woman good at conquering the dangerous animals: elephants, tigers, rhinoceros and so on, is the leader of this tribe. She and her four big rhinoceros helped the villager fight against enemies and cultivate. All people are happy and grateful to her. But once day, she was suddenly dead, and her four loved rhinoceros was sad, and they also died.
Suddenly one morning spring, native people was very surprised to see a magnificent beautiful waterfall rising at Kanai’s resting place. They believed that Kanai’s hair stream had turned into clear, cool water, and rhinoceros horns had fossilized into moss green table stones. It is a symbol of human and nature
Coming to Pongour waterfalls to behold the beautiful natural scenery and listen to the legend story is the most interesting things you should once experience, isn’t it?
Primeval forest with an area of 2.5 hectares with a rich and diverse flora and fauna ecosystem
Coming here, you will be attracted by the immense beauty of the primeval forest with plentiful flora and fauna. This place is also kept a lot of rare animals and animals. Being listed in the red book of conservation status in Vietnam.
With a cool climate all year round, nature has endowed this place a valuable resource that makes people more and more passionate. You not only have the opportunity to admire the gentle beauty of the natural picture, but also immerse in the quiet space of the mountains, listen to the clear sound of birds, play with monkeys or just watch the pandas eating.
7 – storey waterfall with cool water
Do not just stop there, look up you will be overwhelmed by the majestic beauty of Pongour Waterfall. It looks like the hair of a fairy is falling, creating a very unique beauty for the space.
Waterfall from a height of nearly 40m, spreading over 100m, flows through the 7-storey stone stair system. Surrounding the waterfall is covered with a smooth green, with rows of pine trees or ancient trees of thousands of years old, also the animals are free to drop into the nature.
This place is also a site to hold you to save for your some pictures because the harmonious combination of mountains, light, color, and plants.
Some interesting and unique festivals at Pongour Waterfall Vietnam
Not only does it attract tourists with its majestic beauty, but also Pongour waterfall hold visitors foot with special festivals every year as well. They are: festival, Gong performance, Buffalo – stabbing, folklore game, rice cooking contest, Thai dancing, ect. These festivals reflect the life and spiritual and cultural beauty of the K’ho people.
Coming here, you will be immersed in the cultural space of the festival, drink wine, dance with ethnic minorities, explore their spiritual culture. It is also an opportunity for the K’ho people to commemorate Kanai, a spring festival for young men and women to freely date. That’s sound interesting!
An ideal picnic spot
Pongour Waterfall is an ideal for groups of young people who like to go on for a picnic . Opposite the waterfall is Tien Sa Beach, the area with the smoothest flow of water with large, empty rocks. Groups of friends who come to the falls often visit here to have a picnic, enjoy food, watch the falls and play team building games.
What are you waiting for? Let’s take a weekend picnic here with friends and family
Opening hours and ticket prices for Pongour falls Vietnam 2019
- Entrance fee: 20,000 VND / person
- Ticket price for parking: 5,000 VND / car
- Opening hours: 7:30 a.m – 17:00 p.m every day of the week
If you don’t want to walk to the falls, you can take a transit car. Ticket price per turn up and down is 15,000 / person.
Experience of travelling to Pongour Waterfall Dalat Vietnam
– The best time for visiting Pongour falls in Vietnam:
Although Pongour waterfall in Dalat is open to visitors year-round, the most beautiful waterfall is in the rainy season, around July to November. During this time, the waterfall has the most water. The morning is the best time for you to admire the waterfall and enjoy the fresh natural air.
However; If you want to take part in some unique festival here, you should come to Pongour falls on the 15 of January lunar month.
– The road from Dalat to Pongour waterfall is quite beautiful and flat, but there are still dangerous pass and visitors pay attention to the speed to ensure safety.
To help you feel safe in your interrary, you should rent a car to Pongour falls Dalat Vietnam. You can contact us via hotline: (+84) 91 509 02 01 – (+84) 91 651 02 01 (Katharine) for getting advice and specific quotes.
– Climbing waterfall: Visitors can climb 3-4 floors cascade easily but should not climb too high. The higher you go, the more water flows strongly. It is so dangerous.
– Food: Pongour waterfall tourist area does not sell much food. Most of them sell and rent barbecue. Therefore, should bring with your food when having a picnic at Pongour Waterfall Dalat.
Suggestion of stunning Dalat Waterfall:
Dalat is not only famous for Pongour Waterfall, but also other beautiful waterfall. If having time, you should drop by some following we introduce below:
Datanla Waterfall – a poetic and peaceful beauty
Datanla Waterfall with cool blue water is hidden in a deep pit and is covered by many layers of leaves.
Come here you can enjoy the surrounding mountains and enjoy the fresh air of the mountain town and join the interesting games.
- Location: Prenn Pass, Ward 3, Da Lat City, Lam Dong
Prenn Waterfall – an ideal spot for sightseeing
Prenn waterfall stands out with the wild and majestic beauty hidden among the green pine forests, creating a cool and airy atmosphere that attracts many visitors.
- Location: 20 Lien Khuong – Prenn Expressway, Ward 3, Da Lat City, Lam Dong
Elephant Waterfall – a hot place holding visitors foot
It is one of the most beautiful waterfalls of the city of thousands of flowers with a completely wild beauty, mystical.
Setting foot on it, You will enjoy the whole natural landscape here with exploring the vast forests, hundreds of years old trees with tangled vines.
- Location : Nam Ban town, Lam Ha district, Lam Dong province
Hang Cop Waterfall – a pristine and tranquil beauty
Located in the middle of vast green pine forest, about 15 km from Da Lat, it seems quite modest, isolated and quiet.
In particular, at the foot of the waterfall there is a deep, wide cave with beautiful scenes and thrilling legends that attract many visitors.
This will be a great destination for travelers who love the scenery and adventure nature activities.
- Location: Xuan Tho commune, Da Lat city, Lam Dong province
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