The 6 Best Things to Do at Night Time in Hue City of Vietnam
After visiting the scenic spots during the day, in the evening, visitors can experience some of the following activities to fully experience the beauty of the ancient capital.
1. See the cannon shooting at Ky Dai (Flag Tower):
Ky Dai (Flag Tower) in Hue Imperial City, was built in 1807 during the reign of King Gia Long. Previously, on the front of the fort there were two guard posts and workshop cannons for the placement of guns. Today, visitors can come here at 20:30 every Sunday night to see the reenactment performance of cannonball shooting.
Usually the gun shoots 4 beats, and 21 beats on New Year's Eve or events such as welcoming heads of state.
2. Discover Hue Local Specialties:
Hue cuisine has a variety of dishes from day to night. After dinner, visitors can visit the sidewalk tea shop to sit and enjoy the famous Chè Huế (Roasted Pork in Tapioca Powder). Some suggested addresses are Mo Ton Dich, Chè Hẻm, Ngoc Hien, ... If you want to enjoy Hue beef vermicelli at night, visitors can choose from restaurants on Hanoi Street.
In addition, one of the most popular night food places for customers is the bakery next to the city post office. This dish is also known as "Truong Tien Noodle" because the restaurant used to sell at the foot of the famous bridge, open until 2-3am.
3. Go cyclo and see the streets:
An interesting means of exploring Hue that visitors should try is cyclo. The cyclists will become a tour guide, taking visitors to famous places in the city such as Truong Tien Bridge, Dong Ba Market ... To each location, cyclo will stop for visitors free to visit. Visitors can chat with cyclists to learn more about the culture and people of Hue. The tour usually lasts an hour, costs from 50,000 to 120,000 VND depending on the location and travel time.
4. Walking along the Perfume River In the evening:
Truong Tien Bridge is illuminated by colorful LED lights in the Perfume River. Located right below the bridge is Nguyen Dinh Chieu pedestrian street and iron-wood pedestrian bridge, where there is a bustling space of many restaurants, art activities such as flashmob dancing, live music ... There, another pedestrian street running from the foot of Phu Xuan bridge to the foot of Da Vien bridge is also being built and is expected to be completed this year.
5. Listen to live music in Walking Street:
Another nightlife experience in Hue is to explore West Street on Pham Ngu Lao, Chu Van An and Vo Thi Sau routes. This place is a familiar address of young people and foreign tourists such as Ta Hien (Hanoi) and Bui Vien (HCMC). The busiest street from 9pm to 11pm, with a vibrant, busy space of bars, pubs, restaurants, live music cafes, clothes shops ...
On the weekends, this place becomes a street. set from 18h - 2am the next morning (Friday and Saturday), only Sunday is from 18h - 24h. Some recommended shops are the Sleeper, 912, Taboo, Gecko ...
6. Listen to Hue Folk Song on the Perfume River Cruise:
If you want to see the sparkling city with lights from the Perfume stream, you can board a dragon boat and enjoy Hue's "specialty". Ca Hue is the interference and cultural absorption between royal music and folk singing. A standard Hue choir usually has only one person singing with a 5-tree instrument. The more color of the accompaniment, the more complementary the vocalist's voice is. Gourd gourd, picture, moon, second, spleen, each flock a different color. Ticket price for the program to listen to Hue music for about 1 hour on Huong River ranges from 100,000 to 150,000 VND / person.
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