Cherry blossoms bloom on New Year’s Day in Mang Den, Kon Tum

Cherry blossoms bloom on New Year's Day in Mang Den, Kon TumCherry blossom. Illustration photo: TTXVN

Tourists from all provinces and cities have flocked to Mang Den to admire the brilliant beauty of cherry blossoms and enjoy the fresh air in what is considered the “second Da Lat” of the Central Highlands.

From early morning on the first day of the new year 2022, groups of cars and motorbikes flocked to Mang Den town to visit and take pictures with cherry blossoms. In Mang Den, cherry blossoms are planted in many places by local authorities, mainly concentrated in the central square, Dak Ke lake, Pa Sy waterfall and along the roads leading into town. Because the weather is colder this year, the cherry blossoms in Mang Den bloom more brilliantly than in previous years.

Ms. Hoang Ngoc My Linh (tourist from Gia Lai province) said that unlike every year, this year’s cherry blossoms at Mang Den bloom right at the beginning of the new year, with even blooms and beautiful colors that create an atmosphere. The atmosphere is filled with pink, delighting all visitors. This year the weather is very nice, convenient for tourists to visit and take photos.

According to local people, to take beautiful photos, the two most suitable time frames for tourists to take photos are in the morning from 7 – 9 am and in the afternoon from 3 – 5 pm. This is the time when the sun can shine on the flowers, highlighting the pink color of the peach petals and creating a warm, pleasant atmosphere.

Ms. Tran Thi Huyen Trang (tourist from Ba Ria – Vung Tau province) shared that this was the first time she came to Mang Den, and her family was lucky to see cherry blossoms in full bloom. The most impressive thing about her is the rows of ancient cherry trees bursting into bloom, showing off their brilliant colors, combined with the wild beauty of the mountains and forests, creating a warm, gentle pink color and highlighting the elegance of the species. this flower. This trip has helped her family have more memories, bringing everyone closer together.

It is expected that cherry blossoms at Mang Den will bloom until mid-January. Besides viewing cherry blossoms, visitors can visit the statue of Our Lady of Mang Den, the high-tech agricultural area and enjoy delicious food. like grilled chicken, bamboo-tube rice, drinking can wine, experiencing gong culture, hearing about the legend of seven lakes and three waterfalls of the indigenous Xo Dang people.

Through a survey of hotels and accommodation establishments in Mang Den town, many tourists have booked accommodation in advance and almost all establishments are in a state of “sold out” rooms.

Mr. Tran The Tat, Director of T&T Hotel (Mang Den town), said that the unit has increased staff to serve the increasing number of tourists; At the same time, remind tourists to strictly comply with COVID-19 epidemic prevention and control regulations at their accommodations and when sightseeing and sightseeing. In particular, visitors will also be reminded not to pick flowers or break branches so that everyone can fully enjoy the beauty of cherry blossom season.