Xuan Huong Lake Da Lat, known as the Lake of Da Lat. The lake is shaped like a half moon, a perimeter of 5 miles and a pier with boat swan -shaped pedal

Xuan Huong Lake

The icon of the city of Da Lat is the Lake Xuan Huong, also called the Lake of Da Lat. Located in the heart of Da Lat, the Xua Huong Lake (Ho Xuan Huong), has 5 km of diameter and shape of Crescent Moon.
2 Dams was caused accidentally to the rompenser during a storm in the year 1932, today Da Lat wouldn't be the same city without the Xuan Huong Lake.



Huon Xuan Lake, Lake Da Lat


The Lake is surrounded by banks to be able to sit down to rest and contemplate the landscape. The Lake has a jetty where can a few boats to rent for less than 1€ to paddle the waters of Xuan Huong. These boats are to pedals and have a curious form of Swan. On the north shore of the Lake, we have the Da Lat flower garden.

The inhabitants of Da Lat say that the waters of the Lake reflected the Moon at nightfall, thing that I recommend checking for yourselves.

Xuan Huong Lake at night
Xuan Huong Lake at night

Banks near Lake Xuan Huong
Banks near Lake Xuan Huong



Xuan Huong Lake History


This point of Da Lat was the preferred ride of the members of Da Lat. The French called this Lake Grand Lac, but was renamed with the name of the famous Vietnamese poet of the century XVII Xuan Huong. Xuan Huong means essence of spring.

Old Photo of Lake Da Lat
Old Photo of Lake Da Lat

Xuan Huong Lake photos


Xuan Huong Lake
Xuan Huong Lake

Lake of Dalat
Lake of Dalat

Fisherman on Lake Xuan Huong
Fisherman on Lake Xuan Huong

Woman practicing sport lake in Da Lat
Woman practicing sports on Lake Da Lat

Xuan Huong Lake - Dalat
Xuan Huong Lake - Dalat

Lake Dam Da Lat
Lake Dam Da Lat

Sources on Lake Da Lat
Sources on Lake Da Lat

Boats on Lake Da Lat
Boats on Lake Da Lat

Swan-shaped boats on Lake Da Lat
Swan-shaped boats on Lake Da Lat

Swan Lake Xuan Huong
Swan Lake Xuan Huong

Pedal Boats on Lake Da Lat
Swan-shaped boats on Lake Da Lat

Lovers on Lake Da Lat
Lovers on Lake Da Lat

Xuan Huong Lake
Xuan Huong Lake

Lake Da Lat
Xuan Huong Lake Da Lat

Dalat Vietnam
Dalat Reflection on Lake

Xuan Huong Lake at dusk
Xuan Huong Lake at dusk

Lake Da Lat at night
Lake Da Lat at night

Night on Lake Xuan Huong (Da Lat)
Night on Lake Xuan Huong

Xuan Huong Lake at night, Da Lat - Vietnam
Xuan Huong Lake at night

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