Đại Lộc District

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Đại Lộc District
Huyện Đại Lộc
District
Country  Vietnam
Region South Central Coast
Province Quảng Nam
Capital Ái Nghĩa
Area
 • Total 226 sq mi (586 km2)
Population (2003)
 • Total 158,052
Time zone UTC + 7 (UTC+7)

Đại Lộc (About this sound listen) is a rural district (huyện) of Quảng Nam Province in the South Central Coast region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 158,052.[1] The district covers an area of 586 km². The district capital lies at Ái Nghĩa.[1] Dai Loc has 17 communes and a capital town Ái Nghĩa

The communes are Đại Đồng, Đại Hiệp, Đại Nghĩa, Đại An, Đại Quang, Đại Lãnh, Đại Hưng, Đại Minh, Đại Cường, Đại Thạnh, Đại Thắng, Đại Phong, Đại Hồng, Đại Hòa, Đại Chánh, Đại Tân, and Đại Sơn. Dai Loc District is 25 km southwest of Da Nang City center, 70 km north of Tam Ky City, and on the way of the East West Economic Corridor through Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, and Vietnam. It borders the districts of Dien Ban, Duy Xuyen, Que Son, Nam Giang, and Dong Giang. Dai Loc District can be considered the main rice field of Quang Nam Province. In addition, it is famous for numerous craft products, such as rice pancake, drum, silk, incense stick, etc. Besides, Dai Loc District has become an attractive venue for investors with 18 small and medium industrial groups and 36 projects in operation. The district is a peaceful picture of beautiful springs, traditional craft villages, local festivals and the great sense of humor of local residents.

Tourism

At the base of Ba Na Mountain, just about 30 km west of Da Nang city, tourists can discover Suoi Mo, another one in many well-worth Da Nang attractions The path goes along the river, and tourists will find a few slippery, narrow dirt paths branching out on the left towards the water, giving access to the larger swimming areas. The Creator has bestowed many favors ecological landscape beautiful nature and advantages of most tourist attractions here is intact wild beauty of nature, not strongly affected by humans. With many scenic, cultural relics - the history, the village ... Dai Loc is in fact a great tourist destination to discover..

One of the most attractions of Dai Loc is Bang Am ecotourism zone. With hollow terrain of about 300ha wide, situated at an altitude of more than 700 meters above sea level, the average temperature is always lower than the area around 7-8 0C makes it cool during summer; primary forest with rich vegetation is so well suited for tourists to rest, recuperate in the hot summer months. It is like "heaven gatel" of Dai Loc, fresh and windy as Ba From the town of Ai Nghia - Dai Loc district, following the National Highway 14B about 20 kilometers to the west, visitors will come to Khe Lim ravine landscape. From afar you will see it like a waterfall hidden behind a thin curtain , dimly visible between immense mountains that visitors thought of romantic Cam Ly waterfall of Da Lat city on. From top of Am Thong mountain, a water fountainl of about 20 meters wide day and night rumble down stream washing many large and small boulders lying stacked, forming white foam waterfalls then flowed silently to Vu Gia river to float down the sea.

Go further up, there are waterfalls that feed into the river at the point where it passes through the stone canyon. With so much shade, it is a beautiful spot; and whilst it could get a little crowded, it still is a great site for a refreshing dip. While climbing here, you will notice that there are a lot of signs painted on the rocks (of course, in Vietnamese) that warn you where you should not dare to climb. The Dream Spring impresses you by the majestic Gieo waterfall which is compared with the white ribbon in the green forest. This is the reason why people named this stream Dream Spring. The most striking feature is the harmony of stream and cliffs in nature. Coming here, you can take the great pleasure of swimming in the cool water. The banks of streams, cliffs, along with the plants they oil colau year makes a natural wall, keep Suoi Mo pure space, isolated, feeling the heat, the dust, the noisy life cannot reach. Between streams, boulders had to be some sort of Creator, arranged in order, into the appropriate table for guests to rest or used temporarily meals. Halfway up the hill, the melodious song of the forest, the sound’s Forum visitors and wind Outing from the depths of thousands of prospects on the, teak bark spread, blended with the scent of the forest, creating a lovely scenery, Intro and save the attachment, impossible to leave.. Lim Mountain Creek Is located in Dai Dong Commune, Dai Loc District, Quang Nam Province. Characteristics: This creek originates from Am Thong Mountain range on the Hio- Hiu Peak at a height of 882m from sea level. Water runs from this height down through different layers, flowing through two hamlets and finally mingles with Vu Gia River down to Cua Dai Estuary. Along both sides of the creek, there are peaceful virgin forests, varied fauna and vegetation, all this together with Hio-Hiu mountain ranges create charming scenes. This can be regarded as an ideal holiday spot of the midland area of Dai Loc District and Quang Nam Province.

Festival in Dai Loc district, Quang Nam province Sailing boat festival on river. Vu Gia River, Ai Nghia Town.

- The incenses offering ceremony to pray: Happiness, Prosperity, Longity for New Year 2009; - Entertainment activity. Suoi Mo waterfall, Dai Dong commune.

- Joss-stick offering respect at Truong An victory Statue, Dai Nghia commune - Sightseeing, cultural, studies tradition of local folk games. - Truong An victory Statue, Dai Nghia commune - Sightseeing activities, entertainment ... in the ecotourism as : Khe Tan lake, Khe Lim beauty spot and Suoi Mo waterfall.


  1. ^ a b "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Retrieved March 20, 2009. 

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Coordinates: 15°53′29″N 108°07′05″E / 15.89139°N 108.11806°E / 15.89139; 108.11806