Located on the bank of the Huong River, Hue Monuments Complex was recognized by UNESCO as one of the World Heritage Sites. Thus, this city is the cradle of Vietnamese culture and served as the national capital, educational, cultural and political center of Vietnam under the Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945). In order to know history of Hue and Nguyen Dynasty as well as tasting Hue’s cuisine from Da Nang and Hoi An, Premium Travel Vietnam (PTV) organizes Hue City Tour.



Marvelous Hai Van Pass


To start our Hue City Tour, in the morning we will come and pick you up at the hotel and then we begin our trip. Thus, we drive along beautiful coast of Da Nang city and we are then heading to Hai Van Pass.

So, Hai Van Pass ( the Pass of the Ocean Clouds) has a really beautiful view of Da Nang bay and it has snaking pathways. Upon your request, we might stop for you to take some pictures. On the top of the pass are some ancient relics built in the old days by the Nguyen Emperors to protect Hue Citadel from both sides.

Later, we then go down the pass and stop at the foot of Hai Van Pass to grab panoramic view of Lang Co fishing village. What a lovely view with one side is the long sandy beach and oyster farm the other side.

To continue Hue Full Day Tour, our driving will pass through little towns, villages, lagoons, rice paddies of Hue.

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Gorgeous view of Lang Co Town

On arrival in Hue city, we will firstly visit Hue Citadel – defensive system of the Nguyen royal family with three rampart circles from outside to inside: Hue Citadel, Hue Imperial city, Hue Forbidden city. Thus, we then wander and pay a visit to Noon Gate, Thai Hoa Palace, Royal Theatre, Dien Tho Palace…and we know about splendid time of Nguyen Dynasty as well as interesting stories of Nguyen Emperors.

Moreover, through stories of your tour guide, you will know more about royal activities, typical architectures of some buildings in the old times. Especially, we understand about Tet Offensive that happened here that caused lots of damages for the area. After that, we will take you to a local restaurant for lunch so you can enjoy some specialties of Hue.


Thien Mu Pagoda, Hue


After lunch, our Hue City Tour continues with car transfer to Thien Mu Pagoda (Heavenly Lady Pagoda). The pagoda is a lovely spot with pretty view of the Perfume river.

Thus, this spot is ideally located on a small hill overlooking Perfume river, Nguyen Lords built this pagoda in 1601 for the wish of local people. Back to the old days, many Nguyen Emperors came here many times for poetic inspiration.

On arrival here, we then stroll around this charming spot and visit 7-storey Phuoc Duyen tower, Dai Hung main Sanctuary and the old Austin car behind the place that reminds you of what happened in the war time when a monk burnt himself to protest the religious freedom violation of South Vietnam regime.

To end up our Hue City Tour, we then transfer you to Khai Dinh tomb. Thus, the tomb is so elaborate with the combination of European and Asian architectures. Built from 1920 to 1931, Khai Dinh tomb is know as one the most beautiful and amazing tombs of Nguyen Emperors in Hue.

Upon reaching the tomb, we will walk up with many steps to take a photograph of statues of officials, animals, soldiers. And later walk up Khai Thanh Palace to see Emperor’s Palace with fantastic mosaic architecture.

Finally, we then go back down and then our driver will transfer you back to Hoi An city. So, our Hue Full Day Tour will come to an end here. Premium Travel Vietnam wish you had the best time with us.



Xung Khiem Pavilion – Tu Duc Tomb

So, joining with Premium Travel Vietnam in this Hue One Day Tour, especially for those travelers who come to Da Nang or Hoi An, you will explore Hue ancient capital in one day. Therefore, you will experience amazing Hai Van Pass, visiting massive Hue Citadel to know typical Oriental architectures in the old days.

By the way, you can enjoy some of Hue’s special food that is considered the best food of central Vietnam. And lastly, a visit to one of the typical tombs of Nguyen Dynasty to know its ancient building styles will be memorable. So, this Hue City Tour is definitely worth the trip.

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Hue Imperial city at night


So if you are thinking about Hue 1 Day Trip, please send an email to us at or contact us at Whatsapp at 0084 979613777 (Mr. Viet) for more details and assistance. We will promptly response to you, honored to serve you and always at your service 24/7.

Tour inclusion Tour exclusion
– New, comfortable vehicle with air conditioning

– Experienced driver

– English speaking guide

– Entrance ticket

– Cold water and wet tissue


– Travel insurance

– Other expenses

– Soft drinks and beverages

– Tips and gratuities

– Lunch

Things to bring Travel tip

-Fully charged camera; Sun cream; Shoes or sandals; Caps/hats; Sun glasses; Insect spray; Shoulder covers


In months of October, November, December, January, February; it normally rains in Hue, let’s bring rain coats with you. For the rest of the year, it is usually hot and humid.


Travel guide

  • You should not wear short skirts when entering some temples in Hue.
  • Let’s bring shoulder covers if needed.
  • This tour starts either in Hoi An or Da Nang city in the morning.



Khai Dinh tomb – Hue city


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HueHue is a city in central Vietnam that was the seat of Nguyen Dynasty emperors and the national capital from 1802–1945. A major attraction is its vast, 19th-century Citadel, surrounded by a moat and thick stone walls. It encompasses the Imperial City, with palaces and shrines; the Forbidden Purple City, once the emperor’s home; and a replica of Read more

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