World Cultural Heritage Imperial Hue Citadal Tour 1 Day From Da Nang City

Overview:

This is one history lesson you will not want to miss! Take a journey through Hue’s eventful past as you explore its ancient imperial architecture including; the Citadel, the Imperial City, the Forbidden Purple City, a boat trip along the Perfume River, the Emperor's Private Residence and Thien Mu Pagoda and a royal tomb.

Highlights:

● Journey through Hue’s most prominent tourist attraction, the Citadel which encloses the Imperial City, the Forbidden Purple City and the Emperor's Private Residence

● Enjoy a local lunch

● Take a boat trip along the Perfume River to Thien Mu Pagoda, infamous for the monk who set himself alight in political protest

● Explore an Emperor’s tomb

per adult from

$120

AUD

Duration

8 hours

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  • What's included :
    • English speaking tour guide
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Lunch
    • Bottled water
    • All entrance fees
    • Travel insurance: $5,000 USD/ case/ person
    • Entry/Admission - Hue Imperial City (The Citadel)
    What's excluded :
    • Personal expenses
    • Tipping/Gratuities
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Hue Imperial City (The Citadel), Hue Vietnam

    * Visitors are required to wear shirts with sleeves and pants under knees when visiting the Hue Citadel

    Head to Hue, along the North coast of Da Nang to the top of Hai Van Pass where bunkers remaining from the war can be explored. Upon arrival in Hue, we will visit the Citadel, Hue’s prime attraction, which contains the Imperial City, the Forbidden Purple City and the Emperor's Private Residence. Hue citadel was built from 1804 to 1833 under the Nguyen’s Dynasty (the last feudalist kingdom in Vietnam). The grounds of the Imperial City are protected by fortified ramparts 2 kilometers and ringed by a moat. Inside the citadel, there are many different construction works such as: Imperial City Gates, Purple Forbidden City, Temples and places of worshipping, pavilions, gardens, etc.

    Following the morning activities, we will have a short break for lunch. In the afternoon, we will take a boat trip on the Perfume River with a stopover at Thien Mu Pagoda, which is an active Buddhist monastery with its origins dating back to 1601. One of its most poignant displays is a car belonging to a former monk, who in 1963, drove to Sai Gon and set himself alight to protest against the South Vietnamese regime and its cruel treatment of Buddhist monks and followers.

    From here, we will go to visit the serene Khai Dinh Royal Tomb, designed to blend in with its natural surroundings and built on principles of feng-shui.


    Duration: 8 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Đà Nẵng Museum of Cham Sculpture, Số 02 Đ. 2 Tháng 9, Bình Hiên, Hải Châu, Đà Nẵng 550000, Vietnam
    Traveler pickup is offered
    You will be picked up at your hotel which is located within Centre of Da Nang City. Picking up at other suburban districts might be extra charged.
    Departure Time :
    7:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Under 5 years old : free; 5-10 years old : 75% of adult rate; Over 10 years old : Same as adult rate
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Vietnam Holidays Travel

Activity ID: V-72151P28

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