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The scene in Vietnam

Truc Lam Dalat is one of the three biggest monasteries in Vietnam Truc Lam. Truc Lam monastery... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
phuong thao N
Nice temple with beautiful flowers

A nice temple with a garden full of beautiful flowers. The walk from the temple down the lake was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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This popular working religious complex, completed in 1994, includes a shrine and a monastery.
Near Tuyen Lam Lake | 731, Da Lat 61000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Truc Lam Dalat is one of the three biggest monasteries in Vietnam Truc Lam. Truc Lam monastery Dalat attracts visitors far and nearby the beauty of ancient Buddhist harmony and beautiful nature. around. In addition to taking part in the activities of the monastery, you...More

Thank phuong thao N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice temple with a garden full of beautiful flowers. The walk from the temple down the lake was very nice. Surrounding ground was lovely on top of the hill.

Thank trang2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The temple is located on the high hill which gives us the amazing view once you reach it. I'm not Buddhism, but I love how they design the garden inside the yard of the temple. Here is a beautiful place with fresh air and comfortable...More

Thank NuNau0509
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thien Vien Truc Lam Next to Tuyen Lam lake, the monastery is a favorite place for tourists to visit Dalat city, where anyone can find the moments settling in the soul like nowhere, pure.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really like the landscapes, is beautiful, and so many kinds of flower, that is quiet place but so many tourist in there!!!

Thank Freedom819671
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This is one of the place about Zen Monastery which be founded by The Zen Master Thanh Tu. You can pray and meditate in the peaceful atmosphere.

Thank ánh ngọc v
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Try to find the cable car but failed. Walked many rounds.. so sad Missed the viewpoint. It’s quite big inside

Thank vina y
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

The more people visit a holy place, the more commercial it will be. I would prefer this place what it used to be back in 1996, where there was an old monk with 3 small dogs. It was very peaceful back then. Right now, you...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived at 12pm and had to wait around an hour until 1pm until it opened. It was a little bit annoying as there was no explanation as to why it was only opened until 1pm (unless this is the daily opening time? If so...More

Thank rocco11221
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

peaceful monastery with plenty of tourist. the cable car ride is filled with fantastic view. a place to relax amid the hustle & bustle of the crowds

Thank Juliet S
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20 September 2018|
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Response from Dao Diem T | Reviewed this property |
As I know, sometime Truc Lam Monastery in Dalat City has some class for Buddhism or Meditation. But I have never participated in this class and I don't know exact time to help you know. How unfortunate! Hope you can find the... More
15 June 2018|
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Response from Karen L | Reviewed this property |
It's at the very top of Dong Da Street. Also, the cable cars stop between 11.30-1.30 each day for their lunch break. So be prepared to spend a couple of hours there, which is easy to do anyway.
Noelle U
20 November 2017|
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I've never done it personally but met several guys who has been through the experience, however, as far as I can remember there is a time-frame commitment at this monastery. I remember someone saying that you need to commit... More