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Hue : City Highlights Full Day Tour with Lunch

Hue : City Highlights Full Day Tour with Lunch

IN THE MORNING ● 08:00am: Our guide will pick up at hotel and start the full day Hue City Tour Day ● Dragon boat trip to Thien Mu pagoda – The oldest pagoda in Hue city. This seven – story pagoda was built in 1601 and witnessed different events that befell the yet it is still standing. Here you will have a chance to learn about the history of Vietnamese Buddhism and how important it is to our local community. ● Imperial Citadel – The home of Vietnam’s last royal dynasty – the Nguyen Dynasty. A complex of around 100 monuments in 520 hectares of the Nguyen Dynasty. It was the former working and private residence of 13 Emperors, concubines, and eunuchs. IN THE AFTERNOON ● 11:30 – 12:30: Have lunch at local restaurant with hue speciality dishes. ● Visiting Khai Dinh Tomb: the 12th Emperor of the Nguyen Dynasty and ruled from 1916 until his death in 1925. His tomb, which was completed in 1931, is a fusion of Western and Eastern architectural styles and is known for its intricate details and lavish decorations. ● Minh Mang Tomb: The tomb of Emperor Minh Mang (1791-1841) the 2nd King of Nguyen dynasty, famous for landscape and Oriental Architecture. ● Visit and take photos at Conical Hat and Incense-making village ● 4:30 – 5:00pm: We will finish the Hue City Tour.

Hue Rural, Imperial City and Abandoned Water Park by E-Bike

Hue Rural, Imperial City and Abandoned Water Park by E-Bike

08:00Am, Electronic Bike rider come and pick up guest at Hotel start the tour. Morning (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM): Hue Imperial City: Immerse yourself in Vietnam's royal heritage by exploring the Hue Imperial City, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Walk through the majestic Forbidden Purple City, once the emperor's residence, and marvel at the intricate architecture influenced by Chinese and Western styles. (Entrance ticket not included) Ho Quyen Voi Re: Learn about the city's unique history at Ho Quyen (Tiger Arena) and Voi Re (Elephant Shrine). While the tiger arena is no more, the shrine serves as a reminder of a loyal elephant who journeyed far to mourn its owner. Afternoon (1:00 PM - 5:00 PM): Thuy Bieu Village: Escape the city's clamor and delve into the serene Thuy Bieu Village. Glide through verdant rice paddies and quaint alleys, stopping to admire ancient houses and temples that whisper tales of the village's rich past. Lunch Break: Savor a delicious local lunch at a charming garden house in Thuy Bieu Village. Enjoy a taste of Hue's culinary delights amidst the tranquil ambience. Thuy Xuan Incense Village: Continue your journey to Thuy Xuan Incense Village, renowned for its traditional incense-making craft. Witness the meticulous process of crafting fragrant incense sticks and learn about the cultural significance of incense in Vietnamese life. Scenic view in Vong Canh Hill: The hill offers stunning views of the Perfume River and the city of Hue, and it is home to a number of historical and cultural attractions. Finish the tour at Thuy Tien Abandoned Water Park with eerie and somewhat apocalyptic atmosphere. End your exploration with a relaxing cup of Vietnamese coffee, a perfect way to unwind and reflect on the day's discoveries.

Hue City Motorbike Tour to Countryside, Pagoda & Royal Tombs

Hue City Motorbike Tour to Countryside, Pagoda & Royal Tombs

9.00AM: Our Experienced Drivers & Knowledgeable Guide will pick you up from your hotel in Hue city. We start our Hue City Motorbike Tour (Hue Scooter Tour) with a visit to Thanh Toan Covered Bridge, a beautiful bridge built in 1776 with money donated from a local lady. From here, we will take a walk to explore a famous Thank Toan Local market and visit to Farming Museum to learn about how local people have been making for their daily live. After that, we drive in beautiful countryside route to the most impressive Tomb of Emperor Khai Dinh. This is known as the smalest Tomb of Nguyen's Emperors, but building is much more elaborately designed compare to other tombs of Nguyen's Emperors. This was also built with mix architectures of Oriental, Indian and European. Our Hue Motorbike Tour continues with the visit to former American Base (Vong Canh Hill), where you can enjoy beautiful view of perfume river and learn more about Vietnam War from other view points. Then visit workshop that specializes in making incense sticks and conical Hats, there you will have chance to try making incense sticks for your souvenir. Continue our Hue City Motorbike Tour to King Tu Duc Tomb, which is known as one of the most beautiful and picturesque works of architecture of the Nguyen Dynasty. The Tomb is 12 Hectar and took 3 years with 3.000 workers to finish. Lunch Break (optional) will be in a local restaurant nearby or excellent vegetarian/vegan lunch cooked & served in the Buddhist Temple (Optional - Please confirm with us when booking the tour, cost 14$/Person). After delicious lunch, we’ll head to Tiger - Elephant Arena, which was built in 1830 and used as Colosem for fighting between Elephants and Tiger for entertainment of Royal Family until 1904. From there, we head to the Oldest and Nicest Pagoda in Hue named Thien Mu Pagoda built in 1601 by Nguyen Hoang - Founder of the Nguyen Family in Central Vietnam. Here we will have chance to learn about the importance of Budhism to our local community and atmire beautiful scenery before riding through Hue Imperial Citadel (optional stop outside of the Imperial City). We will be back and finish our Hue City Motorbike Tour at around 4.00pm. Hue City Tour by Motorbike (Scooter) with Top Experienced Drivers and Great Knowledgeable Tour Guide will surely bring you the best unique travel experience so far. This is always highly recommended by our participants with Great Reviews on TripAdvisor as the Best Day Trips in Hue at Affordable Price.

Hue Cuisine Trip On Huong River

Hue Cuisine Trip On Huong River

You have opportunities to have dinner with local dishes cooked by a woman on the boat while enjoying a view of the two sides of Huong river as a pleasure of tourists. You will have a tasty evening in the unusual quietness on a boat paddled along poetic Huong river. Itinerary: The guide willl pick you up by cyclo from your hotel to the Boat Station. Take a dragon boat trip on Huong river to Vong Canh hill to enjoy the sunset. Dinner is prepared by the family on the boat during cruise back to Da Vien Bridge. We will enjoy our local food on boat with Hue Dragon boat on the way back. Turn on the floating candles and throw them down the river to wish for happiness in life before cruising back to boat station. 7h00 pm Say goodbye and end trip (walk back to the hotel. If you would like to go back to the hotel by taxi, please pay the taxi fare by yourself). *** Menu Dinner 1. Chicken soup - Súp gà 2. Spring rolls - Nem rán 3 .Deep fried squids - Mực chiên xù 4. Stir – fried fish with tomatoes sauce - Cá sốt 5 .Stir fried morning glory with shrimp- Rau muống xào tôm 6. Steamed rice - Cơm trắng 7. Seasonal fruits - Trái cây

Journey of Exploring Hue National Heritage

Journey of Exploring Hue National Heritage

Highlights: • Hue Citadel is a part of the Complex of Hue Monuments recognized by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage site. • The Tomb of Tu Duc King is an impressive imperial tomb in Hue. • Thuy Xuan Incense Village is known for its traditional incense-making craft, attracting many young visitors for photo opportunities. • Vong Canh Hill offers a perfect blend of beauty with its scenic views of clouds, rivers, mountains, and greenery. 08:00 AM Tour guide picks you up at the hotel in Hue city center and departs to visit. 08:30 AM Stop at the "Hue Citadel", the fortress of the Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945), the last dynasty of Vietnam, including landmarks such as Ngo Mon, Thai Hoa Palace, Thai Mieu, The Mieu, Hien Lam Lau, Nine Peaks and Museum of Royal Antiquities. 11:00 AM Lunch at a local restaurant. 01:00 PM Move to the next destination which is the Tomb of Tu Duc King, a relic in the ancient capital, where the fourth emperor of the Nguyen Dynasty was buried. Built between 1864 and 1867, this tomb was designed to be used both before and after the emperor's death, requiring considerable expense and labor. 03:00 PM Visit "Incense Village" also known as Thuy Xuan Incense Village", a poetic land nestled on the romantic Huong River. The village preserves ancient Vietnamese traditions. 04:00 PM Explore "Vong Canh Hill", a stop to enjoy panoramic views of the landscapes admired by the Nguyen Dynasty kings. Enjoy the peaceful, romantic, and fresh atmosphere, making this a great destination for tourists. 05:00 PM Back to the hotel and end the tour with good impressions. Thank you and see you again.

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