7. Hue: Full Day Motorbike Tour
Hue was once the Capital of Vietnam and its now known as the Cultural Capital. Situated on the banks of the Perfume River, sightseeing in Hue is filled with pagodas, tombs, glimpses of the Perfume River, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the incredible Imperial City. Therefore, a visit to Vietnam would not be complete without spending some time in this great Ancient City, and there is no better way to see its sites than taking a Full Day Hue City Motorbike Tour. We know the city inside out and will ensure that you have a fantastic day and your interests are covered, be it the majestic tomb of the rulers of the Nguyen Dynasty, exploring rice fields and local villages, or sightseeing the beauty of the primeval mangrove forest and Tam Giang lagoon. Best of all, you get to do it at your own place, walking tours you decide where you want to go and how long you want to spend there. Its a private tour and you are in charge. Journey 8:30 AM: Tourists begin their journey and visit the following destinations: Tu Duc’s tomb constructed between 1864 and 1867, is the most popular and impressive of the royal mausoleums. Emperor Tu Duc designed it himself to use before and after his death. The enormous expense of the tomb and the forced labour used in its construction. If Italia has a Roma – one of the most impressive Arena in the world, Tiger Fighting Arena (Ho Quyen) is a unique Arena in Hue. Maybe, Ho Quyen is an Arena that there is not anywhere to be had because of its value and mean. It was the arena where duels between elephants and tigers were arranged for the entertainment of the Emperor, the royal family and mandarins. Thuy Bieu Village is an ancient village situated on the southern bank of Perfume River. Merely 7km from Hue city centre, Thuy Bieu is a hidden gem of untouched nature and culture and is mostly famous for its mild sweet Thanh Tra, a special kind of pomelo with refined fragrance and green skin. Includes service: Herbal foot bath – one-time 15 mintes/ per person Thanh Toan (Japanese) Bridge Far about 8 km from Hue to the east, also known as Thanh Toan tile roofed bridge is situated on a small ditch in Thanh Thuy village. Along with Japanese covered bridge in Hoi An, Thanh Toan tile covered bridge is classified as rare and have high artistic value in types of ancient bridges. Around 15km from Hue, the primeval mangrove forest offers great chances for tourists to learn more about hard life of local fishermen, amidst the untouched natural beauty and savor rustic food prepared by local residents. Tam Giang lagoon stretches for 68 kilometers with water surface area about 22,000 hectares. Tam Giang - Cau Hai is the largest coastal ecosystem in Southeast Asia. Tam Giang lagoon is about 12 km from the city. The most beautiful moment in Tam Giang Lagoon is at the sunrise and sunset. Dinner: Chuon Lagoon restaurant 6:00 PM: End of the sightseeing journey.