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Discover the old capital of Vietnam by cruising along Perfume River on a dragon boat. Witness the changes of Hue city and wait for the sunset on this beautiful river. Also visit famous places in Hue such as Imperial Citadel, An Hien Garden house and Thien Mu pagoda. Join with us to have an overview of the harmonious combination of the characteristics of urban and rural area.
8.00 - 8.15: Pickup time at your hotels in Hue city ceter area, then transfer to the Perfume River for boat trip.
Take Dragon boat trip in an hour to Thien Mu pagoda. Spend time to enjoy peaceful atmosphere on the river.
Arrive at Thien Mu pagoda, admire its architecture.
Move to Imperial Citadel. Listen to historical stories of this site.
Visit Hue Royal Antiques Museum.
Transfer to Dong Ba market.
12.00 - 12.30: Tour ends. Drop you off at your hotels in Hue city center.
We pick you up at your hotel in center of Hue city and depart to Perfume River. You will take a boat trip on Dragon boat in an hour. This is a good opportunity that you can observe the landscapes along the river and a part of city. Perfume River is only a symbol of Hue but also a poetic view of this tranquil city. The Perfume River is a river that crosses the capital city of Hue, it flows through many forests of aromatic plants before reaching Hue, bringing with it a pure and fresh aroma. This river is an inspiration for many songs and poems.
Then, you will go to Thien Mu Pagoda – the oldest pagoda in Hue. The name of the pagoda comes from a legend. With the large scale and natural beauty, Thien Mu pagoda became one of the most beautiful pagodas in Cochin. Over historical event, Thien Mu was a place for worshiping of Tay Son dynasty. It lands near Perfume River and from here you can get really beautiful view to the river and Hue city.
Next, you will transfer to Imperial Citadel, which is the home of Vietnam’s last royal dynasty – Nguyen Dynasty. Tour guide will lead you to this go inside and explore the citadel. It had used 143 years by Nguyen dynasty, from 1842. There are many items that still keep good condition here. Observe them while listening stories, the history can appear in front of your eyes.
You will continue to visit the royal Antiques Museum. It was built from 19th century in Nguyen dynasty. It has 300 items from clothes, daily tools of the royal which help you have a clearer view about the royal’s life in the past. Walk around the museum, you can be amazed by skillful and delicate items with precious values.
For the last site, you will arrive at Dong Ba market, the biggest market of Hue. You can find many things there, from food, spices, clothes to souvenirs, etc. You can but some stuffs as gifts for your family and friends.
Tour ends. Our guide will say goodbye and see you again!
30.00 (per person)