Vietnam is home to many breath-taking landscapes. If you are wondering about where to go along your Vietnam journey, then visiting Bach Ma National Park is one of the best choices for you. If you are a nature-lover, Bach Ma national park will be like paradise due to its tranquil natural beauty and rare ecosystem. So, follow us to discover this magical destination through our guide to Bach Ma National Park In Hue.
Where in Hue is Bach Ma National Park?
Bach Ma Natioanl Park is a part of Truong Son mountain range and located in Phu Loc district, Thua Thien Hue province. It has a total area of 220 square km and is 40 km away from Hue City. You can still find many villas and castles scattered around the forest, together with some of the hidden tunnels used during the American War. Therefore, you will be able to know more about the strategic position of this park to Vietnam.
- Entrance fee: 40,000 VND per person.
How to Get to Bach Ma National Park
By Coach or Taxi
This is a convenient travel option. You can buy tickets or hire a private coach at the central coach station in Hue city. Depending on the quality of the vehicle, the tickets will have different prices ranging from 100,000 VND to 200,000 VND for a single round-trip ticket. Otherwise, we recommend the taxi brands such as: Dong Ba, Thanh Cong, Mai Linh, Hoang Sa for your personal use. The price is usually around 25,000 VND per km.
By Private Car
It will be such an interesting experience for people travelling to Bach Ma national park by private car for just 40 USD. I Love Vietnam Tour provides this convenient service. Driving to Bach Ma National Park from Hue will only take about 50 minutes. Besides, you can stop at some places along the way without paying an extra fee for taking photos. If you want to experience this service, you can have:
- New and modern cars, which will guarantee your safety.
- Free wifi in the car
- A professional and friendly driver who can speak English
- Mineral water
- Note: The climate here is tropically characterized by two distinctive seasons: dry and rainy seasons. The dry seasons from January to August is better for visiting than the rainy one.
What to See and Do in Bach Ma National Park
Discover the Wildlife of Bach Ma Forest
It would be worthwhile or you to see the valuable floras and faunas that make up the Bach Ma National Park. You can see more than 1400 species of plants and more than a hundred different kinds of mammals and reptiles.
Do Quyen Waterfall
This beautiful and majestic waterfall calls the Bach Ma National Park its home. Do Quyen waterfall is about 300 m in height. From the top of the waterfall, you will have a beautiful view of the water falling to the rocks and the surrounding forest below. To make the trip more exciting, you can get to the foot of the waterfall by climbing down more than 600 steps. It may sound like a tiring trip, but it will be a good idea for those who want to challenge themselves. Don’t forget to take some photos to capture the unforgettable moment.
Trekking to Ngu Ho Lake
Ngu Ho comprises of 5 lakes at 5 different levels of height. All of the lakes have their own charm and beauty but the third lake is the most beautiful of them all. There are also waterfalls on the lake, which create an amazing scenery. Sharing these beautiful moments with your friends and family will make this trip even more memorable.
Hai Vong Dai
It is called the sea observation point or the summit of Bach Ma Mountain and is the top point of Bach Ma National Park. From this point, you can have a great view of the stunning mountains and valley, Hue city, Lang Co bay and more. Moreover, you can stop here to have a rest and light lunch.
Truc Lam Zen Monastery
It is worth exploring Truc Lam Zen Monastery at the foot of the Bach Ma mountain. This pagoda is located on Linh Son Mountain surrounded by a lake, which you can cross by boat in 15 minutes. At there, you can see Buddha statues. After 172 steps of the three – level stairway, travelers will reach the main gate of the monastery and have a beautiful view.
Bach Ma national park is one of the most attractive destinations in Vietnam, which you don’t want to skip. It is an ideal place for those who are nature lovers to meditate and relax on holiday. If you would like to travel to other places with our private car service in Vietnam, you can find out more helpful information on I Love Vietnam Tour.