Are you traveling to Hue with a tight budget but still would like to book a high-quality Hue city tour to explore the historical and cultural landmarks of this beautiful city while enjoying the company of fellow travelers, you must book Phong Nha Private Car Travel’s Hue City Group Tour- Deluxe Group Tour with max 12 people.
By booking our Hue Deluxe Group Tour, you will have a great chance to visit the complex of Hue Imperial Citadel, the sacred Thien Mu pagoda, Hue Royal Tombs with our knowledgeable tour guide and enjoy the best Hue cuisine.
HUE CITY GROUP TOUR
Because this is a group tour with max 12 people at different hotels so our local guide will pick you up at your hotel/ homestay in Hue city center from 8:00 am to 8:30 am. After greetings and telling you the general itinerary for the Hue group city tour, we will take a dragon boat at Toan Kham Dragon Boat Station to enjoy the serene views of the city on the Perfume River.
Our tour guide will explain to you why it is called Perfume River, some characteristics of Huong River as well as the reasons why Hue was chosen to be the ancient capital of Vietnam under the Nguyen Dynasty.
After 45 minutes of sightseeing on a dragon boat, we will admire the Thien Mu Pagoda (Heavenly Lady Pagoda). Our excellent tour guide will tell you about this pagoda’s origin story, its special architecture, the function of each monument, and the mysterious love curse. The guide will show you the best points to capture photos as well.
Continuing the Hue city group tour, we will explore the complex of Hue Imperial Citadel, the former working and residence of 13 Emperors, concubines, and eunuchs. We will visit the Citadel, Royal City & Forbidden City with all highlights including Nine Holy Cannons, Hue Flag Tower, Ngo Mon Gate; Ngu Phung Palace, Nguyen Dynasty Temple, Truong Sanh Residence, Thieu Phuong Royal Garden, Duyet Thi Duong Theater.
Our knowledgeable tour guide will tell you a lot of information about the royal lives of the Emperors and royalties, the complex of Hue Imperial Citadel architecture, the war history as well as the formation and the disintegration of the Nguyen Dynasty.
On the Hue Luxury Group Tour- a small group tour, we will enjoy the best Hue cuisine at a local restaurant with a lot of local dishes and take a break. After lunch, we keep doing the Hue city group tour by visiting Minh Mang Tomb.
Minh Mang Royal Tomb is known for its beautiful gardens and serene atmosphere with beautiful gardens, peaceful man-made lakes, and symmetrical monuments used in the afterlife of the Minh Mang Emperor on an axis with a perfect Fengshui setting.
Our local guide will tell you a lot of information about Minh Mang Emperor biography, his contribution to the country as well as a scary secret in his royal tomb.
Keep doing the Hue group city tour 1 day, we will admire the royal tomb of the Khai Dinh emperor, the 12th Emperor of the Nguyen Dynasty. Khai Dinh Tomb is known as the most expensive and beautiful royal tomb in Vietnam which took 11 years to complete.
You will be overwhelmed by its unique architecture, the combination of Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, Vietnamese, and French architectural features.
Our excellent tour guide will help you to capture fantastic photos at different corners of the tomb and show you some fabulous angles, telling you the function of each monument in the Khai Dinh Tomb. This is the only royal tomb that you know exactly where the coffin is.
Last but not least in the Hue luxury group tour is the Thuy Xuan incense village, an over 200-year-old craft village of making incense and frankincense. You will have a chance to wear “Ao Dai” the long dress and capture fabulous photos of the colorful long stick incense. You also can learn and try how to make incense by hand with the local artisans.
After all, we finish the Hue city group tour and we will transfer you back to your hotel/ homestay in Hue city center. Phong Nha Private Car Travel wishes you a great day trip with us.
- Please tell us if you have any food allergies. A vegetarian meal is always available.
- Because this is a luxury group tour so the pickup time will be from 8:00 am to 8:30 am at your hotel lobby.
- You should wear proper clothes when visiting Thien Mu Pagodas, temples in the Citadel, and Hue royal tombs which cover your knees and chest.
- In the summer, do not forget to wear comfortable clothes, walking shoes, sun cream, hats, and fully charge your phone, and camera.
- Please follow our tour guide and the group to listen to information and learn more about the local culture, and customs as well as the Nguyen Dynasty.
- A small extra charge will be applied for pick up and drop off locations not in the city center of Hue such as Pilgrimage Village, hotels/ homestays inside the Hue citadel area, or out of town.