Quang Tri is known as the “historic land” where every piece of land and every tree branch carries within it an epic and tragic song of the heroic war years. It is a place that possesses attractions worth exploring that not everyone knows about. This place has a peaceful landscape with honest, rustic people and historical memories that are still imprinted. Coming to Quang Tri, you will not only be able to rest and visit, but most of all, you will learn and understand many things, filled with valuable life experiences that not every destination can bring you.
Where to stay when traveling to Quang Tri.
1. Muong Thanh Grand Hotel
Address: 68 Le Duan, Quang Tri, Vietnam
Reservation hotline: 0233 3898 888
- Deluxe room: 1,383,800 VND/night
- Grand Suite: 2,578,900 VND/night
Everyone deserves to enjoy moments of rest. Muong Thanh Grand Quang Tri Hotel will be a great choice for tourists coming to Dong Ha looking for rest and relaxation. Famous for its romantic atmosphere and its close proximity to delicious restaurants and tourist attractions, Muong Thanh Grand Quang Tri Hotel will help you enjoy the best of Dong Ha.
2. Sai Gon Dong Ha Hotel
Address: 01 Bui Thi Xuan Street, Ward 2, Dong Ha, Vietnam.
Reservation hotline: 0233 3577 888
- Deluxe room: 1,105,000 VND/night
- Junior Suite: 2,300,000 VND/night
Sai Gon Dong Ha Hotel is a great choice for travelers visiting Dong Ha, offering a family-friendly atmosphere along with many useful amenities for your stay.
3. Golden Hotel
Address: 297 Le Duan, Dong Ha, Vietnam
Reservation hotline: 0233 3798 999
- Double room: 575,000 VND/night
- Deluxe room: 598,000 VND/night
- Superior room: 598,000 VND/night
Finding an ideal budget hotel in Dong Ha is not too difficult. Welcome to the Golden Hotel, a nice option for travelers like you. You’ll enjoy relaxing rooms that offer air conditioning, and you can stay connected during your stay as the Golden Hotel offers guests free wifi.
4. Alex homestay, Quang Tri
Address: Kiet 317, Ward 3, Dong Ha City, Quang Tri
Contact phone: 0869 964 122
Room price: 150,000–850,000 VND/night
Coming here, you will not only be able to relax but also be immersed in a peaceful, quiet space and feel relaxed, eliminating all the fatigue of life. This homestay owns a garden with many trees and ornamental plants close to nature, which will be extremely cool virtual living backgrounds for you.
5. Quang Tri Garden Homestay
Address: 46 Tran Phu, Ward 1, Dong Ha City, Quang Tri
Room price: 250,000–1,000,000 VND/night
It is one of the addresses designed in a modern style with a simple but fully furnished garden house, suitable as a fresh vacation spot for you. Coming here to rest, you will feel the relaxation and gentleness of life, dispelling all the worries.
The best locations to visit in Quang Tri
1. Quang Tri citadel
Address: Nguyen Tri Phuong, Ward 2, Quang Tri
Opening hours: 7:00 am–17:00 pm
Tickets entrance: 350,000VND/group
This is the most famous cultural tourist destination in Quang Tri. Located in the center of the town, Quang Tri Ancient Citadel is a special national monument of Vietnam. This citadel is located on the Thach Han River. This place is associated with much national history and major battles during the Vietnam War. After the Citadel campaign “Spring-Summer 1972,” the entire citadel was almost flattened. Only one gate facing the east remains in relatively intact shape, and a few sections of the city wall and trenches outside are filled with bomb and bullet marks.
2. Vinh Moc Tunnels
Address: Thôn, Vinh Moc, Vinh Linh, Quang Tri
Opening hours: 7:00 a.m.–17:00 p.m.
- Adults: 40,000 VND per ticket
- Children over 1 m2: 20,000 VND per ticket
- Children under 1m2: Free ticket
Vinh Moc Tunnel is a place associated with the glorious historical memories of our nation. Vinh Moc tunnel was built in 1965 with a length of about 2000m. The structure of this tunnel area includes 3 floors used for different purposes of our army and people during the resistance war. To this day, this place seems to still retain its original architecture, despite the destruction of the war.
3. Ta Con Airport
Address: Hoa Thanh village, Tan Hop commune, Huong Hoa district, Quang Tri province
Opening hours: 8 a.m.–17:00 p.m.
- Adults: 40,000 VND/person
- Children over 1 m2: 40,000 VND/person
- Children under 1 m2: free ticket
Located on legendary road 9, the Ta Con airport relic site in Tan Hop commune, Huong Hoa district, and Quang Tri is now one of the familiar stops for many domestic and foreign tourists on their journey to revisit the ancient battlefield. Ta Con Airport was one of the strategic military bases of the US Army in the years 1966–1968 at the Khe Sanh battlefield. This is considered the core of the base group at Khe Sanh.
4. La Vang Holy Land
Address: Le Loi, Hai Phu, Hai Lang, Quang Tri
Basilica of Our Lady of La Vang in Hai Phu commune, Hai Lang district, Quang Tri town, is the Marian center of the Vietnamese Catholic Church. The church was consecrated a basilica by Pope John XXIII through the Decree Magnonos on August 22, 1961
5. Cua Viet Beach
Address: Tan Loi, Gio Viet commune, Gio Linh district, Quang Tri province.
Cua Viet Beach is located in Tan Loi village, Gio Viet commune, Gio Linh district, 15km southeast of Dong Ha city, about 1km north of the Trans-Asia road. The beach stretches for more than 1km from Tung estuary to Oyster cape. Cua Viet Beach is famous for its long, smooth sandy beaches surrounded by rows of lush green reeds.
Many people know Cua Viet beach for its long, smooth sandy beaches. On a hot summer day, covered with Lao wind, visitors can bathe in this gentle water. It’s very refreshing, isn’t it? nothing can describe it.
The top delicious dishes in Quang Tri
Not only are there many historical attractions, but the beautiful tourist attractions of Quang Tri also leave in the hearts of visitors the unforgettable flavors of typical local cuisine.
Located in the sunny and windy Central region, Quang Tri owns up to 75km of coastline, so this place is famous for fresh seafood: fish, shrimp, squid, snails, oysters, crabs, octopus,… Visitors can go to eateries and restaurants along the coast of Cua Tung, Cua Viet, Con Co Island, My Thuy Beach, etc. to enjoy.
- Loc Huong Restaurant: 20 Truong Han Sieu, Ward 1, City Dong Ha, Quang Tri Province. Opening hour: 8:00am-22:00pm
- Dong Ha Fresh Seafood Restaurant: 243 National Highway 9, Ward 1, City, Dong Ha, Quang Tri Province. Opening hour: 8:0am-22:00pm
2. Banh Khoai
Banh khoai in Quang Tri is made from rice flour, with some places adding straw mushrooms and seafood; however, the most popular is simply filled with shrimp, meat, and bean sprouts. Banh hoi is as small as a hand and bite-sized, and the crust is thick and crispy.
- Address: 28 National Highway 9, Dong Ha City, Quang Tri
- Phone: 0944 204 058
- Opening hours: 4pm-8pm
3. Buffalo meat with Trơng leaves
Buffalo meat with Trơng leaves is one of the delicious and famous dishes in Quang Tri province, selected by the Vietnam Records Organization as one of the top “20 new Vietnamese dishes”.
Buffalo meat is quite popular in all regions of Vietnam, but in Quang Tri, buffalo meat is prepared and eaten with a type of leaf that often grows in the mountainous areas of Quang Tri, called Trơng leaves. The leaves feel hard to the touch, with small, sharp spines at the leaf edges and back veins. This type of leaf has a very distinct aroma and is a bit spicy. It is often used rolled with grilled marinated buffalo meat, steamed buffalo meat, or thinly sliced with stir-fried buffalo meat.
Song Afternoon Restaurant:
- Address: Quarter 1 Street, Tran Nguyen Han, Dong Giang, Dong Ha, Quang Tri
- Opening hours: 9 am-11 pm
4. Banh Uot Phuong Lang
Banh Uot Phuong Lang is one of the famous dishes of Quang Tri. This cake is associated with Banh Uot Phuong Lang, a craft village that existed a century ago. Also made from rice, Banh Uot Phuong Lang has a delicious taste that has become familiar to farmers. Coming here, visitors can easily see images of wet cake baskets of diligent, hard-working women going around the alleys to sell.
- Address: Phuong Lang village, Hai Ba commune, Hai Lang district, Quang Tri province.
- Opening hours: open all day.
5. Bau Trang shrimp salad
The Vinh Tu and Vinh Linh areas are blessed by nature with a large lake that people here often call Bau Thuy U. Bau Trang is a small branch located in the large Bau Thuy U area. In Ba Trang, with its large water surface area, there are many shrimp and fish. The typical example here is the aquatic shrimp, which is smaller than shrimp and the main source of ingredients for the famous Bau Trang shrimp dish.
Tam Choi Restaurant:
- Address: Bau Trang, Quang Tri.
- Opening hours: open all day.
Quang Tri is known as the most vivid “museum” of historical relics of the Vietnamese Revolutionary War. Historical-revolutionary tourism has become the “brand” of this heroic land. But not only is it possible, Quang Tri also attracts a large number of tourists from all over with other diverse types of tourism. Let Vietnam Vietnam Private Car help you experience all the interesting things here.