Hue City Tour

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Walking around historical Imperial City (Forbiden City)
  • Learn about royal family before and after life
  • Visiting to the most well-known 7 Floor Thien Mu pagoda
  • Enjoying romantic dragon boat cruise on Perfume River
  • Learning about importance of Buddhism with Buddhist Nuns 
  • Enjoying delicious vegetarian lunch at Nunnery cooked and served by the Nuns

ITINERARY:

8.30am: Our tour guide and driver pick you up from your Hue City Center hotel for Hue City Tour. We start with a visit to Imperial Citadel. It’s within these 21 metre-thick and 10 kilometre-long walls that you’ll find several of the city’s best sites, from the many ornate pagodas, Nine Holy Cannons, Flg Tower, Supreme Harmony Palace, Dynastic Temple,... to the Forbidden Purple City. Most of the buildings were destroyed by bombs during the French War and Amerian War, and nowaday they are under restoration.

We then pay a visit to the most well-known Thien Mu Pagoda, a beautiful temple complex that is located on a hill overlooking to the Perfume River built in 1601 by the first founder of the Nguyen Family in Central Vietnam - Nguyen Hoang.

After admiring its seven tiers, we will enjoy rommantic dragon boat cruise on Perfume River back to Hue city where our driver is waiting to take you to Buddhist Nunnery for our delicious vegetarian banquet lunch cooked and served by Buddhist Nuns. There will be a chance for you to learn about their life and how important Buddhism is to our local life (this activity is optional).

We continue our Hue City Tour with a visit to King Tu Duc Tomb, which is considered as one of the most beautiful and picturesque and largest works of architecture of Nguyen Dynasty’s royal palaces and tombs. then visit the most majestic tomb of King Minh Mang – This majestic tomb is well-knowned for its architecture and sublime forest setting in beautiful quite area. The tomb was planned during Minh Mang’s reign (1820–1840) but built by his successor, Thieu Tri, from 1841-1843.

Our final sight will be the most elaborate tomb of King Khai Dinh, the tomb’s area is much smaller than the tombs of previous Kings. However, this building is far more elaborately designed than others of its era, being a mix of a number of architectural styles: Vietnamese, Indian and European Architectures.

After King Khai Dinh Tomb, our driver and tour guide will drop you back to hotel and our fantastic Hue City Tour fullday will finish at around 4.30pm - 5.00pm.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Price:

Group Size

2

3 – 5

From 6

Price / Person

(in USD or VND)

36 USD

820.000 VND

31 USD

706.000 VND

26 USD

592.000 VND

Inclusions:

  • Private Transfer (Car, Dragon Boat)
  • Private English speaking tour guide
  • 2 bottles of water during tour
  • Banking Fee / Money Transfer

Exclusions:

  • Food and Drinks
  • Entrance tickets
  • Tip for tour guide and driver
  • Anything not mentioned

Notes:

  • Please confirm with our travel consultant when booking if you would like to have Vegetarian Lunch.
  • Decent clothes to cover your shoulders and knees are recommended for temple visit.
  • This itinerary is flexible. Please contact our travel consultant to create your own itinerary for this tour.

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Why us

Excellent Value

Adventure Journey - a Brand name of Adventure Discovery Tours - is an International Tour Operator licensed by Vietnam Tourism Department to organize Tours and Holidays for international travelers in Vietnam. With many years leading and guiding tours through out Vietnam. We have been working with the best local vendors along the way to make sure that all of our customers get the best experiences at the best price without compromising of service quality!

Passionate Local Team

All of our staffs were born and grew up from local regions and have been enriched, accumulated vast of knowledge and experience in travel industry, moreover knowing what and how travellers want to experience. With much excitement, passion and experience, we are offering you different style of travel that surely enhance your travel experience when you come to visit our country.

Unique Itinerary

Adventure Journey aims to take you off the beaten tracks to see the real deal of the country by bicycles, motorcycles or smaller four wheel vehicles according to your choices. We will create you more chance to blend in the local life, participating many ordinary daily life and handicraft activities. All of simple activities, meeting and sharing stories with local people create great fond memories to bring home as the remainder of your travel experience.