HO CHI MINH TRAIL TOUR FROM HUE TO HOI AN
Ho Chi Minh Trail was a strategic transport network of Viet Nam militarywhich built from 1959 to 1965. The Trail originally named after Ho Chi Minh –the president of North Vietnamese by Americans. During the fierce War, Ho Chi Minh trail has been playing an important role in terms of connecting and supporting between Northern and Southern Vietnam. Ho Chi Minh trail tour from Hue will bring you to adventurous roads, awesome places and stunning scenery in the historical trail between the two world heritages Hue and Hoi An. Also, this truly a good chance to get rid of noisy urban life and discover Vietnamese mountainous life.
HO CHI MINH TRAIL TOUR FROM HUE TO HOI AN ITITERARY
DAY 1: HUE – DAY SPRING – ALUOI – BRAO. 150km
8.00 am.Our Tour guide will pick up at your hotel in Hue. Then we spend a little time briefing the detailed tour program such as: destinations, notes, time, commitments. Also, the guide will teach you some basic Vietnamese words and cultures. Depart Ho Chi Minh trail tour from Hue.
9.00 am. Heading to the highway 49B and driving by the huge acacia forest, we come to the first destination of amazing Ho Chi Minh trail tour: Day Spring. The stream naturally derives from wild forest among many other hidden streams. It’s really cool, fresh and comfortable to immerse in.
12.00 am. Continue Ho Chi Minh trail tour from Hue by riding through crooked and rugged roads to A Luoi Town. The town is located in mountainous border of ThuaThien Hue province. It’s a landscape well- knownfor many ethnic minorities living and for historical places in Viet Nam War. Coming here, you will have lunch with local specialties like wild chicken and pork.
1.00 pm. Leave ALuoi Town, we keep flowing the mountainous road to admire the huge primary floras. Also, it could not be better to enjoy the wildness of the West Viet Nam by hunting for mysterious pictures. Moreover, you can have chance to witness the real battles in Viet Nam war and know how intense it was in the area.
4.00 pm. Arrive inBRAO town, it’s time for you to check in at a rural homestay and then have a dinner. After a long way driving, this is a good time for you to get energy by enjoying local specialties and drinks. Also, spend a night time to talk with your friends and local people will be interesting for end first day memorable Ho Chi Minh trail Hue to Hoi Antour.
DAY 2: BRAO – GREEN TEA HILL – DA NANG – MARBLE MOUNTAIN – HOI AN. 160km
8.00 am. We leave BRAO Town and depart for the second day of Ho Chi Minh trail tour from Hue.On the way, you will be visited ethnic minorities and admired a green teal hill.
11.00 am. Keep moving on the highway to one of the most adventurous routes: breathtaking Hai Van Mountain Pass (Cloudy pass). This is where you admire the most beautiful landscapes in Viet Nam: beaches, mountains, lagoons, and cities. Then we head to modern Da Nang city which considered as the most livable city in Viet Nam. At here, we are going to take a relax in cool My Khe beach and drive by Dragon bridge
12.00 am. Time to have lunchin the city with local foods such as:My Quang and Cao Lauwhich are the most popular ones in the area.
2.00 pm. Visit the last destination of Ho Chi Minh trail tour from Hue :Marble Mountains. It’s a group of five limestone mountainsthat named after five elements of the ancient oriental philosophy: metal, wood, water, fire and earth. Here also was a base of Vietnamese soldiers in the War and even used as a hospital. Climbing up the mountains is even more beautiful with mysterious and colorful caves, massive stones and sharp stalagmites. The Marble Mountain is also a holy place of local with many churches and pagodas.
4.00 pm. Arrive inHoi An, we will drop you off at the hotel where we finish Ho Chi Minh trail tour from Hue.
What to prepare for Ho Chi Minh trail tour from Hue?
- Camera, Gopro
- Trousers, small bags, towel
- Rain coat
- Sunscreen, Sun glasses, anti-mosquito cream.
- Climbing shoes