Day trip

Hue: Full-Day City Tour with Dragon Boat Cruise

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Activity provider:Vietnam Nomadtrails
Day trip

Hue: Full-Day City Tour with Dragon Boat Cruise

Activity provider:Vietnam Nomadtrails

From US$ 65 per person

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.

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Duration 8 hours
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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
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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
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Taxes
  • Gratuities
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11 Nguyễn Công Trứ, Phú Hội, Huế, Thừa Thiên Huế

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Great! Very interesting insights and amazing temples!

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Product ID: 281627