Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off

The first HCM City Orchid Festival this morning (April 27) has officially kicked off in District 1’s Tao Dan Park, attracting many local and international visitors.

The festival, organised by the city Department of Agricultural and Rural Development and Department of Tourism, is themed “Tropical Colours”.

About 110,000 flowerpots, with 25,000 of which are orchid varieties are displayed until May 1.

In addition to beautiful landscapes, many activities are offered at the festival, including introduction of eco-tours, and orchid competition, among others.

 
Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off

 Đường về nhà Bác (The road to Uncle Hồ's home) is another well-done landscape. 

Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off


Some visitors came to the festival to purchase orchids to take home. 

Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off


Bồ câu hoà bình (Peaceful Pigeon) is among some landscapes that visitors are excited about. 

Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off


Fresh and beautiful Phalaenopsis orchids look beautiful under the sun. 

Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off

A foreigner with his professional gear is taking photos of the stunning orchid landscape. 

Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off


Street food and drink would be offered for visitors to purchase and enjoy. 

Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off

Many locals have visited Tao Đàn Park this morning to take photos of themselves and the orchids. 

Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off


Many gardeners have taken part in the festival and set up numerous orchid landscapes. 

Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off


Different types of orchid, including Mokara, Denro, Valda and others, can be found at the festival. 

Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off

Photo essay: HCM City Orchid Festival officially kicks off

Tao Đàn Park in District 1 hosts the first HCM City Orchid Festival. 

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An Phuong

 
 
 
 
 
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