Hue was chosen to be the capital city of Southern Kingdom by all Nguyen Lords and officially became the capital under Tay Son reign. For approximately 400 years, Hue has become a great landscape and architectural site. Hue royal complex has been officially recognized by UNESCO as World Heritage Site.
Situated on the northern bank of Perfume River, with an area of 500 ha, there is a system of three circles of ramparts: Kinh Thanh ( Capital citadel), Hoang Thanh ( Royal Citadel) and Tu Cam Thanh ( Forbidden Citadel). Besides, among hills of the Northern bank of Perfume River are also wonderful tombs of Kings of Nguyen dynasty, in which the most beautiful tombs are Gia Long’s, Minh Mang’s and Khai Dinh’s.
Vehicles : Car – Daily tour
Tour code : 07 MT-OTC
Morning: Vehicles and tour guide pick you up at Da Nang to Hue through Hai Van Pass – the biggest pass in South-East Asia. In Hue, visit the tomb of Khai Dinh which is the result of the interminglement of many architectural trends: European and Asian, as well as ancient and modern.
Then, visit Hue citadel, Throne Palace (Dien Thai Hoa), Thien Mu Pagoda built in 1601
Have lunch at restaurant in Hue
Afternoon: visit tomb of Tu Duc. Go shopping at Dong Ba market.
Turn back to Da Nang.
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