One day exploring Kon Tum

If you plan to visit Kon Tum during the day, you can spend time exploring Mang Den. This place is known as the land of 7 lakes and 3 waterfalls with majestic natural scenery.

 

Kon Tum is one of 5 provinces in the Central Highlands region along with Gia Lai, Dak Lak, Dak Nong, Lam Dong, possessing vast and equally poetic mountain and forest scenery.

I came to Kon Tum when the weather was favorable. Because of limited time, I spent a day exploring famous landmarks here.

Schedule

8am: Gia Lai bus station

9:30 am: Kon Tum bus station

10am: Rent a car at the hotel to go to Mang Den.

12:00: Arrive at Kon Bring village

One day exploring Kon Tum
Mang Den has a temperate climate, suitable for visiting at any time of the year.

This is a place you cannot miss when visiting Mang Den. Kon Bring cultural village has more than 90% of the residents are Mo Nam people (a branch of the Xe Dang ethnic group). In the middle of the space of dozens of stilt houses is a tall, proud communal roof in the middle of a green valley. People here still retain many national traditions with unique cultural activities in the village such as gongs and sinus dancing.

13:00: Check-in at Pa Sy waterfall

Pa Sy Waterfall is located in the community cultural eco-tourism area of ​​Kon Tu Rang ethnic village in Mang Canh commune, Kon Plong district. Compared to other waterfalls in the Central Highlands that have been put into tourism service before, the infrastructure of Pa Sy waterfall tourist area is not as modern, but still retains its pristine features.

15:30: Move to Dak Koi commune

I stopped by Kon Tum cathedral. This location is located in the middle of the green forest of the plateau. The century-old wooden church is the pride of the people of Kon Tum region. The church was built by French priest Giuse Decrouille in 1913 and took until 1918 to be completed. Even though it has gone through more than 100 years of history, rain and sun… the wooden church is still solid and undamaged.

Mang Den is a suitable place for a day trip. From Kon Tum city center, visitors can go by car or motorbike on Highway 24 to the northeast for 54 km. Mang Den is located at an altitude of more than 1,200 m above sea level, the climate is temperate, cool all year round, average temperature is 16-20 degrees Celsius, surrounded by primeval forest, covering more than 80% of the area. nature. Mang Den has a temperate climate, suitable to visit at any time of the year.