Cultural & Theme Tours in Hue

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Up until 1945 the city of Hue was the Vietnamese capital, and the seat of the NguyenDynasty Emperors. The city’s grand history and culture formed a very important part ofthe country and due to this it is recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Huesits on the romantic Perfume River, and is still to this day seen as the political, cultural andreligious centre of Vietnam. More than 10 palaces in Hue provide the best remainingexamples of Vietnamese feudal architecture in Asia, it is the monument that bestsymbolizes our country. The city is also famous among other regions in Vietnam for it'sdistinct cuisine, most dishes that originate from Hue tend to be spicier than similar disheselse where. We offer this full day tour so that our guests can experience this beautiful,fascinating and very important fomer capital city. This poetic setting with it's distinctivehistory, culture and food provide you with the perfect day out, so sit back, embrace thebeauty and make memories.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Lang Co Beach, Hue, Thua Thien - Hue ProvinceThe tour will depart from Sofia Hotel at 8 a.m, where your driver and private car willwaiting for you. As you leave the city of Da Nang you will make your way over the Hai VanPass with its winding roads and outstanding scenery, and as you will be 497m above sea levelyour driver will stop here so you have chance for a fantastioephoto opportunity. A littlefurther along you will also make a quick stop for coffee at the famous Lang Co Beach.Duration: 40 minutesStop At: Dong Ba Market, Hue, Thua Thien - Hue ProvinceOn arrival in Hue city you will given an opportunity to visit a fascinating local marketknown as Dong Ba, here you will be able to purchase anything from food, clothing, coffeegifts and much more. It is the perfect place to see the local way of life, the citys culture andtheiramazing food.From this market you will be taken for a traditional Vietnamese lunch ata local restaurant where we hope you will enjoy the many different flavours that locals enjoyso much.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Thien Mu Pagoda, Hue, Thua Thien - Hue ProvinceAfter lunch you will move on to visit the Thien Mu Pagoda, situated next to thePerfume River, here you will learn many interesting facts about Buddhism in the area andthe first Buddhist Temple in Southen Vietnam.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Hue Imperial City (The Citadel), Hue, Thua Thien - Hue ProvinceThe last stop on your tour will be to theImperial Citadel to visit the last Nguyen Dynasty of Vietnam, this area is home to manybeautiful sites such as the King's Palace and the Forbidden City. The tour unfortunatelymust end here and once you have fully explored the Imperial Citadel then your driver willdrive you back over the Hai Van Pass to the hotel.Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Lang Co Beach
  • Entry/Admission - Dong Ba Market
  • Entry/Admission - Thien Mu Pagoda
  • Entry/Admission - Hue Imperial City (The Citadel)

What’s not included