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  2. Thua Thien-Hue
  3. Hoi An

Hue: Historical Tour from Hoi An

Product ID: 131811
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Take a journey through the fascinating past of Vietnam’s former imperial capital, Hue. You can experience the Imperial City, Forbidden Purple City, the Emperor’s Private Residence, Perfume River, Thien Mu Pagoda and Tu Duc Royal.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore Hue’s prime attraction, the ancient Citadel, which contains the Imperial City
  • Enjoy the natural scenery at Ocean Cloud Pass and Lang Co beach
  • Visit Thien Mu Pagoda, an active Buddhist monastery
  • Immerse yourself in the history of Vietnam's former imperial capital
Full description
After being collected from Hoi An express office at 7:00 AM, embark to spend a day exploring Vietnam's former imperial capital, Hue, with its fascinating historical sights. Your tour will begin with stops to admire the area's natural beauty at Hai Van Pass, where you can view in particular the Ocean Cloud Pass and Lang Co beach, the most beautiful beach in Vietnam.

Upon arrival in Hue, you will start your visit at the Citadel, Hue’s prime attraction. Here you will find the Imperial City, the Forbidden Purple City, and the Emperor's Private Residence. After that, the tour continues to Thien Mu Pagoda. Considered by many as the unofficial symbol of Hue, Thien Mu is an active Buddhist monastery with origins dating back to 1601. One of its most poignant displays is a car belonging to a former monk, who in 1963, drove to Saigon and set himself alight to protest against the South Vietnamese regime and its cruel treatment of Buddhist monks and followers.

From here, the tour visits the serene Khai Dinh Royal Tomb, designed to blend in with its natural surroundings and built on principles of feng-shui. Your tour will conclude with a drop off to the Hoi An express office at 7:00 PM.
Includes
  • Transfer and transportation as per itinerary
  • Entrance fees
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Lunch
  • English-speaking tour guide (other languages available upon request)
What’s Not Included
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Personal expenses such as: shopping, telephone calls and beverages

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Meeting point

Hoi An Express Office - 30 Trần Hưng Đạo st, Hội An City

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Barri Ann Travel (BAT)

Product ID: 131811