If you are staying in Da Nang and would like to have a day trip visiting Hue Unesco World Heritage sites, Hue City Tour from Da Nang is a great choice. You will have chance to visit the highlights of Hue in new way and understand more about the Old Capital of Vietnam under Nguyen Dynasty - the last Vietnamese dynasty. Further more, it is great idea to view stunning landscape on the way.
At 8AM, our guide and private car pick you up at your hotel in Da Nang city and we start the Hue City Tour from Da Nang. It takes about 2 hours to get to Hue city. On the way to Hue, we will stop by at some beautiful attractions to enjoy the views and capture some great photos such as Hai Van Pass, Lang Co beach.
Once arrive Hue, from Hue Boat Station, we take a boat trip on Perfume River by Dragon Boat to Thien Mu (Celestial Lady) Pagoda. The tour guide will introduce to you brief information, explain for its location, history, structure and Vietnam Buddhism.
Then we transfer to Imperial Forbidden Citadel, where the Nguyen Dynasty was established from 1802 for 12 Emperors controlling the country. Step by step we visit The Noon Gate, Yin & Yang Palace, Duyet Thi Duong Old Theater, Grand Ancient Temple, Longevity Palace, Nine Dynastic Urns and Hien Lam Pavilion.
You will have lunch with Hue Traditional Cuisines at a local restaurant.
After lunch break, we continue spending our day for visiting the Nguyen Emperors’ Royal Tombs.
- Tu Duc King Tomb: Built by King Tu Duc (1847 - 1883) for himself from 1864 - 1867. This was also place where King Tu Duc sometimes lived and worked when he was still alive. Tomb's area is about 12 Hecta including 2 seperated areas: Temple area and Burial area. The tomb has oriental architecture and attract most travelers by its own ancient beauty.
- Khai Dinh Tomb: The only Royal Tomb with Blended Styles of Orient and European. This is only Nguyen King's Tomb built with different style and tomb we know King was buried underneath of his tomb. This 11th king of the Nguyen Dynasty with modern style combine between oriental and occidental architecture.
On the way back Da Nang, we will go via Hai Van tunnel. We end trip and come back to your hotel in Da Nang around 18:30.
Da Nang to Hue tour ends. Our guide will say goodbye and see you again!
International flights are not included in this trip . If you have difficulty booking the international flight, please contact us for assistance.