A Day Trip in Hue
Hue is one of Vietnam’s greatest pleasures and this day tour reveals the fascinating history and spectacular beauty of this town. Visit the ancient citadel which reflects the pomp and ceremony of the dynastic rulers, take a cyclo ride through Hue’s backstreets as well as discovering the eclectic and mesmerizing tombs of Khai Dinh and Minh Mang.
- Transfer with Air conditioned
- English speaking guide
- Bottle of mineral water
- Lunch at local Restaurant
- Entrance fees
- Other food and beverage not mentioned in the program
- Personal expenses
- Travel insurance
Begin your exploration of Hue by departing from your hotel and heading to the Imperial Citadel, once the ruling seat of the Nguyen Dynasty from 1802 to 1945. Marvel at the grandeur of this ancient citadel, which showcases both the regal splendor of the dynastic rulers and the scars of historical turbulence. Despite its past challenges, the citadel exudes an aura of grace and majesty that endures to this day.
Next to take a cyclo ride, a traditional Vietnamese bicycle rickshaw, and traverse the dai noi, or "Old City," to Tinh Tam Lake. This serene lake, adorned with lotus flowers during the summer, served as a retreat for the emperors. Continue your journey to the renowned Thien Mu Pagoda, perched atop a hill and overlooking the Perfume River. Lunch and savor the flavors of Hue cuisine.
In the afternoon, visit the tomb of Emperor Minh Mang, nestled amidst tranquil gardens and ponds. Immerse yourself in the peaceful ambiance of this final resting place. Stroll around Dong Ba Market accompanied by your guide. This bustling market offers a vibrant display of colors and provides a glimpse into the daily life of locals.