Imperial City, Hue: Day Tour from Hoi An and Da Nang

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Discover the ancient Imperial City of Hue on a guided day trip from Da Nang and Hoi An. Explore all of the historic attractions that were once home to the Nguyen Dynasty.

Highlights

  • Journey to Hue along one of the world's most scenic roads
  • Marvel at the home of the Nguyen Dynasty Emperors
  • Explore tombs and pagodas dating back centuries
  • Enjoy local specialty dishes unique to Hue City
  • Benefit from a small-group tour for no more than 12 people

Description

Travel back to the Nguyen Dynasty on a multi-stop tour from Hoi An and Da Nang to Hue. See the Imperial City, the Mausoleum of Emperor Khai Dinh, and the Thien Mu Pagoda. Get a taste of Hue cuisine during lunch at a local restaurant. Following pickup in Hoi An, the journey to Hue begins by crossing one of the best coastal roads in the world, the Hai Van Pass. Take advantage of a 30-minute stop at the peak and 5 minutes to take photos at Lang Co Beach.  After a final round of pickup in Da Nang, visit the Khai Dinh Tomb, a blend of Western and Eastern architecture 19th century construction. Then, enjoy lunch at a local specialty restaurant serving Hue-style dishes.  With a full stomach of local cuisine, continue to Hue’s main attraction, the Imperial Citadel. Once the home of the Nguyen Emperor, the citadel also contains the Forbidden Purple City. Explore Thien Mu Pagoda, Hue’s largest pagoda. Built in 1601, it is the subject of many local folk rhymes and is considered the unofficial symbol of Hue. Finish the day with drop-off back in Da Nang and Hoi An.

Includes

High-quality transport in a comfortable 16-seater van Experienced tour guide All entrance fees (if you choose the option that includes tickets) Local lunch with Hue foods Bottled water Pickup at any accommodation in the center of Hoi An Town or Danang City

Important Information

  • There isn't any dress code. At some places you need to cover your knees and your shoulders. There are places at the citadel that if you want to go inside you’ll need to be covered.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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