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At 7:30am, our tour guide in a traditional Ao Dai meet and take you to Quoc Hoc High School, ?which was founded on October 23, 1896 and is known as the first and the oldest high school in Vietnam. Then we ride eastward along the city river to Thanh Toan tile-roofed Bridge in Thanh Toan village, Thuy Thanh Commune, Huong Thuy District, about 8 km from Hue city. Here we will enjoy the peaceful scenery of the countryside with farmers working on their tranquil rice fields, talk to friendly local people in the small market and learn more about their daily life.
By 9:00am, leaving Thanh Toan Village, we head to Vong Canh Hill to have a vista of the beautiful Perfume River. Then we will have a stop at Ho Quyen Arena, built in 1830 on the south bank of the Perfume River. It was the arena where duels between elephants and tigers were arranged for the entertainment of the Emperors, the royal families and mandarins. We will stop for a rest at He Cafe. Its owner, Mr. Nguyen Van He, is an artist and a war items collector. You may be curious and interested in learning the history behind his collection of Vietnam War items, such as canteens, zippo lighters, soldier headgears and etc.
A short walk from He Cafe is Tu Hieu Pagoda, also known as the resting place of the Nguyen Dynasty’s eunuchs. Tu Hieu Pagoda attracts visitors with its own beauty and thrilling and fascinating stories of the eunuchs.
From 11:30am, we will ride back to the city and say farewells to each other.
This tour need at least 2 pax
75.00 (per person)