Visit the sights of Hue by boat
9:00 am: Guide pick you up at your hotel and shows you the way to a Dragon Boat.
9:30 00 am : We visit the Thien Mu pagoda, one of the oldest religious structures with its famous seven floors high octagonal-shaped tower. Among the many interesting artifacts housed at the complex is the car that the monk Thich Quang Duc took for him self – immolation in 1963 Sai Gon. ( 30 minutes by boat),
11:30 am : Boat arrives at Hon Chen temple, ttanding just on the bank of the Perfume River inclined to poetic dreams, and 10 km upstream of Hue, the Hon Chen temple of Po Nagar, the Goddess of the ancient Cham minority. After this period, the Vietnamese continued the cult and renamed the Goddess to Heaven Goddess Y A Na. This temple is one of Hue’s most interesting sights and includes some unique artefacts and colourful designs.
12:30 pm : We will have lunch and relax on the boat.
1:00 pm : We visiting Minh Mang tomb which offers a balance of beautiful landscapes and architecture that is unmatched among the tombs in Hue – This tomb was started constructing in 1840 under the order of King Minh Mang. After his death in 1841, King Thieu Tri continued the task, according to his father’s plan. The monument was finally completed 2 years later.
The rest of the tour will continue by private car :
2:30 pm: We visit Khai Dinh`s Tomb. This tomb’s surface area is much smaller than the tombs of his predecessors. However, the building itself is far more elaborately designed than others of its era, being a mix of a number of architectural of eastern art mixed with western styles.
3:30 pm: We drive back to Hue center to visit the Citadel, set up by Nguyen
Dynasty from 1805 to 1945. This is one of the major relics of the Hue ancient Capital, and is part of the word heritage.
5:00 pm: The guide will take you back to your hotel.
End of Tour!
Duration: Full day tour
- Private A/C transportation
- Private English speaking guide
- Private dragon boat
- Vietnamese Lunch
- Entrance fees and permits ($17/1 pax)
- Personal expenses – Travel insurance, Tip