Vietnam always attracted tourists by a lot of wonderful and stunning landscapes from the north to the south of the country. Therefore, when visiting Vietnam, you can enjoy many types of traveling from history, culture to foods tour. If you want to visit the place where you can join historical and foods tours, Hue is the ideal choice for you. The city is known as the ancient capital of Vietnam, so Hue has a lot of important and famous destinations of Vietnam which affect to history and culture of Vietnam. The post will tell you best places to visit in Hue.
1 Thien Mu Pagoda
Thien Mu pagoda is not only the best destination in Hue, it is also the one of the “must-see” places in Vietnam, so spending a time to visit the destination is worth to travel in Hue. The pagoda has a beautiful view which you can admire romantic and peaceful Huong river. Besides visiting the temple, tourists can rent a boat to travel around the Huong River. Thien Mu pagoda located far 5km from the center of Hue city and belonging to Huong Long village.
2 Huyen Khong Pagodas
If you have set foot on Hue imperial city, you do not miss the opportunity to return to Xuan Huyen Son Thuong, to immerse yourself in the spiritual world mystery. From the south bank of the Perfume River, you cross the Trang Tien Bridge, along with the paved backdrop to the outlying areas of Kim Long, passing Thien Mu Pagoda along the scenic asphalt road to Mount Chao, The location of Huyen Khong Son Thuong Pagoda.
3 Tu Dam Pagodas
Tu Dam pagoda has 3 main parts including the main temple and the synagogue, the general structure of the pagoda is called the “Hoi Pagoda style” combining new and old architectural lines, with a spacious, old and simple but simple. The pagoda located in Truong An ward and far the center of Hue city 2 km from the south. You do not pay any fee to get the pagoda.
4 Thien Lam Pagodas
Thien Lam pagoda was built in 1960 with the original shape is just a small cup. To the present, the pagoda is a complex of architectural works such as statues, tombs, Buddhist temples, houses in many different places.
5 Hue Citadels
It is the most historic relic in the Hue Imperial Relics complex recognized by UNESCO as World Cultural Heritage on December 11, 1993. Then every two years hundreds of thousands of people come here for a cultural tour to explore the typical culture with the active cooperation of the French Republic. Price for visiting the citadel is 55.000VND/person. If you want to learn more about culture and history of the place, you can rent private guide in there with price from 100.000VND/tour. Furthermore, Hue Citadel also provides electric vehicles travel throughout the supply in the price of 120,000 VND / 4 seats – 150,000 VND / 6 seats. Therefore, you can not miss the place when visiting Hue city.
6 Khai Dinh mausoleums
Khai Dinh Mausoleum is an old building with a unique architecture and has been recognized as Unesco World Cultural Heritage. Khai Dinh Mausoleum, also known as U Lang, is the tomb of King Khai Dinh who was the 12th king of the Nguyen Dynasty. This is a unique architecture with a blend of modern European and Vietnamese classic.
7 Tu Duc mausoleums
Tu Duc Tomb was built in a narrow valley in Duong Xuan Thuong village (Thuong Ba village, Thuy Xuan commune, Hue city) in the middle of a pine forest. This is one of the most beautiful buildings of the imperial architecture of the Nguyen Dynasty. Construction works have also been badly degraded. The center of Hue about 8km, fare 55,000 VND / person