Hue, the former national capital, was seat of the Nguyen Dynasty. During your tour, you will experience the history and beauty of this city that is considered a must-see location in Vietnam.
Begin with a tour of the Dong Ba market, an exciting market filled with colorful sights, sounds, and smells. You will be introduced to local vendors and traditional foods.
Then, venture to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed wonder of the Citadel, a majestic walled city replete with regal tombs, sacred temples and ornate pagodas. Delve into the fascinating past of the complex as your guide offers historical narration.
Afterward, head to a local pagoda for a classic Vietnamese vegetarian lunch. Sated, head to a small village that is known for its incense production. Then, arrive at the famous Thien Mu Pagoda where you can view the perfume river. After visiting some of Hue’s most impressive tombs, you will visit the Tiger Arena to learn of the past brutality and eccentric emperors of the 20th century.
Conclude your tour with a calming cruise down the Perfume River, an enchanting stretch of waters thronged with stunning scenery and impressive bridges. Disembark your boat then return to your comfortable coach for the journey back to the center of Hue city.