1. HUE DAY TRIP FROM DA NANG OVERVIEW:
Duration: full day
Highlights: Hai Van Pass – Lang Co town – royal palaces – temples – Buddist temples – tomb
Place of pick up: hotel in Da Nang
Place of drop off: same place
Route: Da Nang – Hai Van Pass – Highway 1A – Hue
Generally, Hue is a small peaceful city in central Vietnam. This city is well known for diversified cuisine and all splendor remained from Nguyen Dynasty. Tourists come to Hue city not only enjoy marvellous sightseeings built by royal family but they also have an opportunity to know all about former royal life of Nguyen family. In order to give a chance for those travelers who want to have Hue City Tour from Da Nang, Premium Travel Vietnam (PTV) organise Hue Day Trip from Da Nang.
2. HUE DAY TRIP FROM DA NANG PROGRAM
To begin the tour, so we will come to collect you at the hotel in Da Nang and we commence hue day trip from da nang.
Firstly, we will take coastal road in Da Nang which is very nice and lovely with all fishing boats out in the sea. And then we are heading to Hai Van Pass – the Pass of the Ocean Clouds. Hence, this pass is known as one of spectacular passes in Vietnam. On the way, we will make a stop for you to have a panoramic picture of Da Nang bay and the region. From far way, we can see big Monkey Mountain in the sea and just beautiful coastal beaches nearby. Next, we keep driving through winding snaking road of the pass and then another stop for us on the top where we take some photos of ancient relics and American bunkers in the war time as well.
To move on our Hue City Tour from Da Nang, we after that go down hill and stop at Lang Co beach where this fishing village comes out nicely. Therefore, we will enjoy our breathtaking view here. From here, you can see a really white sandy beach of Lang Co town on one side and an oyster farm on the other side. To continue our journey, we then pass by many towns, villages, lagoons of Hue.
And on arrival in Hue, we will first visit Hue Citadel – a fortress that Nguyen Dynasty had built for the royal family in the old times. Hence, this is a big complex with many temples, palaces dating back to the 19th century when Hue was the capital of Vietnam. The Citadel had 3 walled cities from outside to inside: Hue Citadel, Hue Imperial and Hue Forbidden City. And this huge place became the living quarters, accommodation, royal activities for Nguyen Royal family in almost 143 years. So, we then stroll around the site and visit Noon Gate, Thai Hoa Palace, Royal Theatre, Truong Sanh Residence ect for you to know more of royal architecture and royal family activities. Next, we will take you to a local restaurant for you to sample some of Hue’s finest food.
Afterwards, we will drive to visit a typical Buddist pagoda of Hue – Pagoda of Heavenly Lady. This pagoda is known as unofficial symbol of Hue. Locating on a small hill overlooking Perfume river, this spot was the poetry place for Nguyen Emperors who came to relax, compose some poems and sightseeing in their spare time in the old times. Beautifully, there is a big 7 storey tower in front of the pagoda will all small pavillions on both sides. And there is Dai Hung Sanctuary in the main part of the complex where lots of people come to pray. Also, there is the old car that took Superior monk to his self-immolation in Saigon in 1963 in the back.
Finally, to end our trip we then take you to visit very typical royal tomb of Hue – Tu Duc Tomb. Thus, this place is very large with all temples, buildings, pavillions, lakes that strongly follow Feng Sui concept from Oriental philosophy. The tomb of Tu Duc was built from 1864 to 1867 and it is known as a must-see spot when you are coming to Hue. The tomb has 2 separate parts: temple and burial and it is really romantic with all little lakes, trees and lotus flowers. In the old days, it became the ideal spot for the Emperor who came to entertain, relax and enjoy his pleasure after hard working days.
On arrival to the tomb, we then wander around and visit this beautiful spot and find out how the Emperor lived and royal life was going on back to the old days. Through the trip, we will admire the talent of skillful artisans in building such a fantastic spot. When we finish, our driver and tour guide will transfer you back to Da Nang. Our Hue day trip from Da Nang will come to an end here.
2.1 Why you are interested in Hue Day Trip from Da Nang?
Firstly, being a part with Premium Travel Vietnam, we help you out explore the most beautiful, romantic city of central Vietnam – Hue. This lovely green city used to be the capital and for the royal family who lived here such a long time. Next, we will visit all legacy of royal family that Nguyen Dynasty built in its glorious time. Finally, you can taste some of Hue’s royal food in a local restaurant and you will know more a diversification of Vietnamese cuisine.
3. Hue Day Trip from Da Nang Price?
90 $ U.S per person (minimum 2 persons)
|Tour inclusion||Tour exclusion|
– 7 – seat private car 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
|Things to bring||Travel tip|
-Fully charged camera; Sun cream; Climbing shoes; 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.|
4. How to book Hue Full Day Tour from Da Nang?
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