Hue Imperial City Insight

Trip length: 1 day Places to visit: Da Nang, Hue,


1 day
City break, Classic tours,
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Day tour of Hue city to explore the complex of the monarchic capital consisting of walls, palaces, royal tombs, ect. The Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945) with 13 Emperors had it urbanized and built in systematic, philosophical and abundantly artistic ways. UNESCO acknowledged the Complex of Monuments of Hue to be the World Cultural Heritage in 1993. That is the first monument complex in Vietnam having the honor to be ranked among the most precious cultural heritages on earth. Go around with us, you can enjoy court dances, listen to Hue classical music on a boat-ride, take part in traditional festivals…

What to expect

  • Visit the complex of the monarchic monuments consisting of walls, palaces, royal tombs of Vietnamese Emperor
  • Interact with local people with some customs and habits of the Hue courteous, mild and quiet people.
  • Relaxing boat trip on peacfull Perfume river
  • Learn about unique architecture of royal palace and tombs, Vietnam feudalism history.


Imperial Hue insight

Tour could be started in Hue or Da Nang city.

Morning pick up (7.30 from Da Nang or 8.30 from Hue) at your hotel and start touring Hue city, you board a dragon boat for a cruise on the Perfume River giving you a taste of the scenic countryside, as well as an enjoyable visit to the beautiful Pagoda of Thien Mu with its impressive Heavenly Lady seven-story tower. Then continue on to visit one of royal tombs: the tomb of Emperor Minh Mang, in a tranquil setting of gardens and lakes; or Khai Dinh tomb, a blend of Western and Eastern architecture; or Tu Duc tomb; or Gia Long tomb..

Have lunch at a typical Garden House restaurant with Hue royal cuisine.

Afternoon go on to visit the Imperial Citadel with Flag Tower, Ngo Mon Gate, Nine Dynastic Urns, Nine Holy Cannons, Thai Hoa Palace, Forbidden Purple City (Tu Cam Thanh)..

Time permits, you will stop at Dong Ba market for shopping and blend with real life of charming Hue people. End this city tour around 17.00 at your hotel.

Optional evening activity: join a Royal traditional music performance on Dragon boat sailing along the Perfume River (Hue royal music also recognized as Cultural World Heritage).


GROUP TOUR of Hue imperial city US$43/person

PRIVATE TOUR price quoted in USD per person in private group.

No of travelers 2 pax 3-5 pax 6-8 pax 9 up
From Hue $76 $60 $49 $43
From Da Nang $90 $73 $56 $48

Additional for Hue royal course music show: $5/person.

Not fit your requirement? Feel free to contact us to plan this trip and get the best possible price based upon your travel period and specific touring needs.


Tour inclusive

  • Transportation by private car, pick up/drop off at your hotel
  • Entrance fees for visits mentioned in itinerary
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Lunch at restaurant
  • Boat trip on Perfume River
  • Drink water

Tour exclusive

  • Other meals & drinks
  • Personal expenses, tips
  • Travel insurance

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