Imperial tombs, an ancient citadel and the Perfume River winding through the city. Discover Hue, the former capital of Vietnam, on this tour from Da Nang.
Hue Day Trip
Bright and early at between 8 and 8:15 am on the day of your excursion, we'll pick you up from your hotel in Da Nang and head towards the north by bus. Our two-hour drive will bring us to Hue, the former Vietnamese imperial capital, an architectural delight located on the banks of the Perfume River.
On the way, we'll cross the famous Hai Van, or 'ocean cloud' pass, making a brief stop in Lang Co beach - considered one of Vietnam's most beautiful bays.
Then our journey continues to Hue, and having arrived we'll fuel up with a delicious lunch in a local restaurant.
Having eaten, we'll visit the imperial tomb of Khai Dinh. With golden dragons on each side, the buildings in fact display striking and surprising similarities with Western architecture. And the next stop is the Thien Mu pagoda: an impressive seven-floor tower which has become a symbol of Vietnam's architecture.
Then we'll make our way to the Hue citadel - from where Vietnamese emperors took led the country. Within the complex, you'll find the Hall of the Mandarins, the Ngo Mon, Thai Hoa Palace and the Purple Forbidden City. And for an idea of the history of the city, we'll visit the Royal Museum: a voyage through seven centuries of local craft.
The tour finishes back at your hotel in Da Nang between 6 and 6:15 pm.
This tour includes pick up in the centre of Da Nang. If you're staying in the outskirts you should make your way to the Cham museum, on Street 2 Tháng 9
Please check local restrictions before traveling. All of our services comply with recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.
Hotel pick up and drop off.
Transport by car or minibus, depending on group size.
English speaking guide.
Entry to visited monuments.
When to book?
You can book up until 48 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Not wheelchair accessible.
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No printing of documentation required.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 2 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
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