Let’s check in Hon Van mountain, an ideal place when traveling to Hue

Discovering the dreamy Hue, you not only admire the ancient mausoleums but also have many wonderful landscapes. In which, Hue mountain  is the ideal destination for you. Here, you will experience true cloud hunting, admire the whole majestic mountain scene.

Location of Hon Van mountain

Hon Van is located in Dong Cham village, Huong Ho commune, Huong Tra district, Thua Thien Hue province. To get to this place will be quite difficult, if you do not have a guide, you should consider traveling alone.

How to get to the top of Hon Vang Hue

You move along the banks of the Perfume River to visit Thien Mu Pagoda, passing Van Thanh and Vo Thanh. After crossing Xuoc Du bridge, you will go more than 1km to Dong Cham.

According to this route, you go nearly 3km more to reach Trieu Son Phuong mountain ie Huyen Khong Son Thuong. Here, you can park your car at the temple’s parking lot if you go home during the day, and if you spend the night, you can take the car directly to the temple to send it.


The best time to travel Hon Van

According to Hue travel experience , the ideal time to travel to Hon Van is in the summer. Because the road is dry at this time, it will be convenient for you to walk and pass the melaleuca garden with a relatively slippery slope.


What to play at the top of the mountain

Standing on the top of Hon Vuon, you will admire the Perfume River , Ngu Binh Mountain , Khe Ngang Lake, Tho Xuan Lake… If you go in a group, you can bring a tent to camp, hunt clouds to welcome the dawn.

For those of you camping overnight, you should check the weather forecast in advance to avoid rainy days. In addition, staying at night, you need to prepare all necessary furniture such as: drinking water, food, warm clothes, firewood, … And do not forget to bring oil, medical cotton, … for room prevent insect bites.


Suggested destinations in Huong Tra district, Hue

Not only famous for Hon Van mountain, Huong Tra district also has many other interesting tourist destinations. After the journey to discover the top of the mountain, you can return to the temple to enjoy the feeling of peace and purity in this temple.

Besides, Huong Tram district also has Ru Cha mangrove forest , located about 15km from Hue city center. This is a large primeval forest, covered with green color of towering cha trees.


Discovering Hon Van on the ancient capital is an interesting experience for the “photographer”. If you love charming mountains and rivers, want to have a panoramic view of Hue from above or just once submerged in a place covered by clouds, don’t miss this place!


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