Exploring the pristine but incredibly beautiful Mui Treo in Quang Tri

Exploring the pristine but incredibly beautiful Mui Treo in Quang Tri

Quang Binh - Quang Tri 14.09.2020

If you have a chance, together with Nem-vn.net discover Mui Treo - a wild and poetic beauty in Quang Tri.

Translated by nguyendo

Written by giangntm

When referring to Quang Tri, Hien Luong Bridge, Thach Han River or the Ancient Citadel, they are no longer the familiar destinations for travel addicts who are passionate about exploring, because of the appearance of the new tourist destination, Mui Treo. Temporarily get away from the dust and noises of the city, together with Nem-vn.net away explore Mui Treo to have a unique vacation.

An introduction to Mui Treo

Mui Treo is the destination of Vinh Kim commune - Vinh Linh district - Quang Tri, which is the heroic land that suffered many bombings in the war time. The destination is about 40 kilometers from the north of the center of Dong Ha city and about 100 kilometers from Hue city.


Mui Treo with the blend of rivers and mountains. Photo: luhanhdulichvietnam.com.vn

Only by witnessing and setting foot on Mui Treo can you fully understand the meaning of its name. Mui Treo is surrounded by sea, mountain and forest, in which there is a protruding cliff with an altitude of 25-30 meters above sea level. The cliff is regarded as an unsteady cliff blending with sunshine, wind and sand, creating a poetic and majestic natural scenery.


The protruding rock between the sea and sky shows the harmony between man and nature. Photo: foody.vn

The road to Mui Treo

Nem-vn.net will show you the way to travel to Mui Treo from Hanoi. Currently, it is quite convenient to travel from Hanoi to Quang Tri as you can save money by choosing to travel by coach with the price ticket for a single turn from VND 250,000/person. In addition, you can also travel by train or plane, but it is noticeable that the plane only arrives at Dong Hoi airport, so you still have to take time to travel. That’s why you should choose a coach from the beginning. Some reputable coach companies from Hanoi to Quang Tri that you can choose are Hoa Hong, Nhat Tuan, Quang Tuu.


The journey to discover Mui Treo through many roads - Photo: vietgiaitri.com

Arriving at the center of Quang Tri - Dong Ha city, you can search for motorbike rental services to travel by yourself. From the experience of those who have discovered Mui Treo, there are two routes that you can follow:

Route 1: Follow NH1A, which is the easy road crossing Hien Luong Bridge, find Vinh Kim commune. Any residents there can show you the way to Mui Treo.


The first route crosses the historic Hien Luong Bridge - Photo: luhanhdulichvietnam.com.vn

Route 2: Follow Xuyen A road, go to Cua Viet and then Cua Tung beach, come to Vinh Moc Tunnels and ask the local residents. This route includes more turns, meaning that you will have to spend more time driving, but it is very convenient to visit many other famous tourist attractions in Quang Tri.


The second route crosses two famous beaches in Quang Tri. Photo: luhanhdulichvietnam.com.vn

The journey to explore Mui Treo

Mui Treo is not as well-known as other tourist destinations, but contains many wild and mysterious features of nature as a result of people not exploiting nature or harvesting resources from it. Exploring Mui Treo and what nature endows is an opportunity for you to get rid of the blues in life.


Coming to Mui Treo, you will not regret the effort you have made. - Photo: gody.vn

The journey to conquer Mui Climb full of exciting experiences starts right in the road. To reach the cliff between the mountains and forests, you have to constantly cross many forests, foliage, enjoy the singing birds or the flying butterflies. Never before has nature and man had such a perfect harmony!


The perfect harmony between man and nature - Photo: luhanhdulichvietnam.com.vn

The road to Mui Treo is also not easy for those who do not often go backpacking, however after making the effort to reach Mui Treo, you will definitely not regret it, because of the breath-taking landscape. Mui Treo is the perfect combination of mountains, forests and sea. Thanks to the limited influences of tourist activities, the atmosphere here is fresh all the time.


The wild but poetic Mui Treo - Photo: luhanhdulichvietnam.com.vn

Recommending attractions when traveling to Mui Treo

The road to discover Mui Treo is difficult but does not take long to travel through. That’s why you should explore some other famous destinations in Quang Tri during the trip.

Cua Tung Bridge

Cua Tung Bridge connecting the North and South banks of Quang Tri has long been considered as a bridge facilitating trading activities. Visiting Cua Tung Bridge, you can see the romantic scenery of Vinh Linh.


Cua Tung Bridge facilitates trading activities of the North and South. Photo: luhanhdulichvietnam.com.vn

Mui Lay Lighthouse

Mui Lay Lighthouse holds the responsibility of directing the way for ships and boats on the sea of Quang Binh - Quang Tri at night. Standing on the Mui Lay lighthouse and watching the sea, you can see the majestic beauty of nature in Quang Tri clearly.


Mui Lay lighthouse is the eyes “illuminating” the sea at night. Photo: luhanhdulichvietnam.com.vn

Mui Si

If Mui Treo is attractive by its protruding cliff, visitors will be impressed by the successive cliffs filled with green moss in Mui Si. Besides the wild but poetic look, Mui Si is also famous for the friendly people.

Some notes when traveling to Mui Treo

Mui Treo is a new tourist discovery destination in Quang Tri, so there is no clear tour. To safely explore Mui Treo, you should have a detailed itinerary to ensure your trip. You can also prepare tents and charcoal to cook and make a campfire if you plan on staying overnight there. To ensure the protection of the environment and maintain the ecosystem of Mui Treo, remember to be careful and clean up after your trip!

It would be great to have a schedule to explore Mui Treo with friends or relatives. If you are tired and under pressure of work and life, together with Nem-vn.net ignore the hustle and bustle of life and get a backpack to go to Quang Tri!