After Tet holiday, the weather is cool, the ancient capital attracts visitors to visit the palace, ancient tombs, moss-covered ancient mausoleums and peaceful scenery.
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Hue has many palaces, ancient tombs with unique architecture. The Hue Citadel is large, it takes you one day to explore it all. The beautiful tombs in Hue should go including Khai Dinh tomb, Minh Mang tomb, Tu Duc tomb, Gia Long tomb ... with Nam Giao musical instrument.
You should not miss Thien Mu Pagoda with its unique architecture, which is located in a beautiful and peaceful area. Besides, Huyen Khong Son Thuong pagoda with mountains surrounding is the suitable place for you to find a quiet place to calm down.
In the evening, you can walk in the night market near Trang Tien Bridge, take a boat strolling along the Perfume River or take a cyclo ride around the Imperial City on cool tree-lined streets.
Hue is also famous for the largest Tam Giang lagoon in Southeast Asia's lagoon system. You can come here to explore the Thai Duong Ha fishing village and watch the sunset. The majestic Bach Ma mountain range, Lap An lagoon as a dreamland, Lang Co bay with emerald green water and Hai Van pass are places that anyone who is passionate about exploring will enjoy.
Sunset over Tam Giang lagoon.
Hue has many famous, delicious and cheap dishes, so it is considered the ideal paradise of "food lovers". Famous dishes with Hue flavors such as beef noodle soup, mussels noodle, mussel rice, duckweed, filter cake, banh canh, etc are tourists’ favorites.
You can find yourself a luxury restaurant or a corner shop restaurant to enjoy these dishes on Hung Vuong, Ly Thuong Kiet, Chu Van An streets, etc. If you have difficulty finding your way, you can go to Dong Ba market to enjoy.
In addition, you must not miss delicious sweet soup.
Hue is a dining paradise with delicious and cheap dishes.
To facilitate the travel in Hue, you should take a motorbike or walk around the center area on the two banks of the Perfume River, near Truong Tien Bridge or Imperial City area. You can go to the shops on Le Loi, Chu Van An and Nguyen Thai Hoc streets to rent a motorbike.
In the evening, you should take a boat ride along the river to admire the Perfume River at night or take a cyclo around the center.
Lodging and hotel
Hue has many motels and cheap hotels, locating concentratedly near Truong Tien Bridge, Nguyen Thai Hoc, Pham Ngu Lao and Chu Van An. In addition, there are many rooms for only 50,000 VND.
If you want to buy gifts for your relatives and friends after the trip, you should buy specialties such as sesame candy - traditional products of Hue ancient capital, spring rolls and tre, lotus seeds, areca candy, ginger candy, etc. Dong Ba Market is a place full of specialties. You should ask the price before buying.
In addition, Lang Co clam sauce and cajeput oil are things you can also buy as gifts.
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