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  1. Vietnam
  2. Thua Thien-Hue
  3. Hue, Vietnam
  4. Perfume River

Hue: Full-Day City Tour with Dragon Boat Cruise

Product ID: 281627
Discover the city of Hue on this full-day group tour and learn more about the cultural and religious center of Vietnam, as recognized by UNESCO.
About this activity
Duration: 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Cruise along the Perfume River in a Dragon Boat
  • Marvel at the tombs of Minh Mang and Khai Dinh
  • Discover the Nguyen Dynasty at the Citadel
Full description
After meeting your guide in the city center, head out on a river cruise along the Perfume River in a traditional Dragon Boat to reach Thien Mu Pagoda, the oldest Pagoda temple in Hua. Next, visit the Citadel and learn more about the Nguyen Dynasty, Vietnam’s last dynasty. See stunning artefacts in the Royal Antiques Museum, marvel at the architecture of the Noon Gate, and wander through the Ancestral Temple and Thai Hoa Palace.

Then, experience the hustle and bustle of the Dong Ba Market and enjoy a traditional Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant. Later, head to the Minh Mang tomb and experience the fusion of traditional Vietnamese and modern European architecture at the Khai Dinh tomb.

Next, visit a conical hat village, where you can see local artisans creating these traditional hats and maybe even pick up a unique souvenir. Your final stop will be at an incense stick village where you will see incense being created.  Get dropped off in Hue city center in the evening.
  • Transportation as stated in the program
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees
  • Tour guide
  • Mineral water
  • Insurance
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Taxes
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

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Meeting point

11 Nguyễn Công Trứ, Phú Hội, Huế, Thừa Thiên Huế

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Well organized tour very interesting the visit of the citadel and the tombs of the emperors

December 13, 2019

Pros: We felt like we were in a private tour, being just the two of us.

September 25, 2019

Foi bom mas o almoço foi bem ruim

March 14, 2020

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Vietnam Nomadtrails

Product ID: 281627