How many people come to dreamy Hue without having to utter by the beautiful natural scenery of this place. One of the fairy landscapes behind the bustling of the Hue city is probably Truoi Lake. The tourist destination is still little-known but converges the excellent elements of nature. And Truoi Lake is assessed to be a significant tourist attraction in the future.
Truoi Lake – a Hidden destination in Hue
Truoi is a famous landmark in Hue including Truoi Mountain, Truoi River, Truoi Village, Truoi people and especially, Truoi Lake. Along with Truc Lam Zen Monastery, Truoi Lake is featured as a charming picture of nature. From Hue city to Truoi bridge in Loc Hoa commune, Phu Loc district, turn right for an additional 10km, and you will see Bach Ma mountain all year round surrounded by white clouds. Being immense at the foot of Bach Ma is the blue Truoi Lake stretching out of sight. Truoi Lake has long been a “cooling place” for people and tourists from everywhere. Coming to Truoi Lake, you may be overwhelmed by the grandeur of the mountains and the vastness of the lake. The natural scenery appears so poetic and fantastic that only here, you can feel all its charisma and attraction.
Poetic Beauty in Truoi Lake
Truoi lake is nestled among majestic mountains that looks like a giant skylight. Truoi Lake is large like that, but the water of Truoi Lake is incredibly blue and cool. Take a boat on Truoi Lake and drop yourself along the waterline; you will feel relaxed and peaceful. All the worries of life, the noise of the city disappear giving way to the relaxation feeling of only you and nature. The view of this place is compared as an alluring panoramic picture, a jade blue river, pristine mountains and a fresh atmosphere making you feel that you are lost in paradise land. Truoi Lake looks like a giant mirror and mountains, trees drop their shadow on the calm lake. What a poetic and lovely landscape! From a distance, the green trees looming in the sky clouds creates the romance and attraction of the dim scenery.
Truoi Lake is flat and peaceful, but few people know that it is a combination of many small streams contributing to the immense and charming appearance of the lake. Four streams are flowing into Truoi Lake, which are Hop Hai, Vung Thong, Ong Vien and Ba Trai streams, each of which has different attractive beauty. Each stream is being exploited for visitors to explore and experience, and these places are becoming more and more alluring. With beauty lurking behind the lush blue scenery of the lake and the sky; the gentle, modest stream bends along the cliffs then flows to the lake creating a familiar murmuring sound. The soft music of streams like a love song favorably bestowed by nature making you pumped up and delighted.
Truoi Lake is simply a quiet lake surface, but it is very Hue. Amidst the noisy and bustling outside, Truoi Lake still retains the peaceful and gentle look of dreamy Hue land. Surrounded by water, the sky above, mountain and forest are far away; you will have the feeling of being entertained and protected by nature. What an alluring view – the best gift from nature!
Besides, Truoi Lake also carries in itself a great work, spiritual beauty of Truc Lam – Bach Ma Zen Monastery. The monastery is located on a high mountain of the slithering peninsula in the middle of the lake. Leaning on the Bach Ma mountain range, it is highlighted for a picturesque landscape of mountain and forest. In the distance, the mountains follow each other and coincide endlessly. Mixing with natural fresh air, you will have a feeling of being lost in Da Lat of Hue. Nature is indeed said to know how to captivate the hearts of people.
Activities in Truoi Lake
To be able to contemplate Truoi Lake in the closest and most truthful way, you should take a boat. The boat gently glides on the surface of the lake or slowly turns through small streams and the vast green trees. A large view surrounded by calm and quiet water will make you extraordinarily comfortable and peaceful. Negative emotions are eliminated, but only the touching moment of being immersed and whiny with the mother of nature still remains. If you want more peace of mind and to throw away furies, loves of everyday life; you should take a trip to Truc Lam Zen Monastery. You will surely have a panoramic view of the lake and moments of tranquility, peace when praying between the romance of the lake landscape at this monastery.
Alternatively, you can follow to the small streams and enjoy the resort service here. You can enjoy swimming, taking a dip in the cool spring water or participating in fishing. Dropping the net is the very attractive and exciting activity and especially when you catch lots of fish under the instructions of the tour guide. Try imagining that you are immersed in the fresh stream of nature, listen to the birds singing, the murmur of forest trees and eat the freshly grilled fish. After that, you take a look at the blue sky and fully enjoy all that nature has to offer. What an enjoyable and worthwhile experience you have ever had!
Tips for great trip in Truoi Lake
Coming to Truoi Lake, you will have relaxing moments with clouds, sky, rivers, water and mountains. And for a smooth and enjoyable experience, you should also note some tips as follows:
You can organize a tour around the lake with a guide. Or you can easily take pleasure in a round-trip tour of the lake on a motorboat by the friendly and honest boatmen who has a rustic, gentle smile.
Coming here in the summer, you are able to enjoy the cool and fresh air. In the winter, you need to wear warm clothes, scarves, especially lightweight waterproof coats, because there is often fog and drizzle here.
The tranquil beauty of Truoi Lake will make anyone who comes for once and is unable to leave. The more beautiful Hue land is, the more natural and enticing the view is. If you have the opportunity to come here; you could take a boat to explore Truoi Lake. Floating to the stream, and then through Truc Lam Bach Ma Monastery; you will both enjoy the scenery and experience the moments of calmness. This trip will help you relieve the pressures of life and mentally prepare for the challenges ahead. Take your backpack and explore the beautiful Truoi Lake now because you will not want to miss this destination in the journey of discovery tour of Hue. Truoi Lake – one of the pristine and dreamy beauty scenes of Hue, an increasingly attractive tourist destination in the future.
By Thanh Ari