The Best 10 Things To Do In Hue

Hue is located in Central Vietnam and it attracts a lot of people to reach and discover its beauties. Different from other cities in Vietnam, Hue city seems more tranquil than and first attraction for the green color.

It is regret if you have not visit Hue city yet, it is welcomes to famous for the culinary city of Royal. Also, Hue brings itself the most of 62 cities all over the country as the following things.

Top 10 things to do in Hue

1. Tam Giang Lagoon

If you hear about Mekong Delta in southwest Vietnam with floating markets, Hue also impress for Tam Giang Lagoon floating market where reflects the local fishermen and daily life. Furthermore, it has Ru Cha (Cha mangrove forest) and Thanh Toan Bridge where offers the peaceful life of countryside.

2. Visit Ta Oi minority at A Luoi Distr

When you are lover discover the nature in Northwest Vietnam and touch the minority people life, Hue also has A Luoi District. Reaching A Luoi you can share with Ta Oi minority people and their cultures. The road lead to A Luoi is also the spectacular scenery with the windy pass. Moreover, Hai Van pass conquer its summit, it will pleasure you to discover one of the famous four passes in Vietnam.

3. Bao Vinh ancient town

Bao Vinh ancient town right in city centre, also a famous trading port in the past. Although it doesn’t remain as the original Hoian ancient town, Bao Vinh ancient town is also nice to wander around and enjoy its architecture.

4. Visit ancient pagodas

Hue is also famous for the pagoda city, there are hundreds of pagodas and some of them are value to make a visiting. Here are Thien Mu, Tu Dam, Huyen Khong Son Thuong. Furthermore, there are famous churches of Notre Dame, Phu Cam which visit and discover.

5. Discover the Forbidden Purple City

When you are the historical lover, Hue has the last dynasty of Nguyen reign. And it is famous for the The Imperial City remains the Forbidden Purple City with the Royal Palace. There are many King Mausoleums such as Minh Mang, Tu Duc, An Dinh palace, Khai Dinh, Thieu Tri, etc which remains its original architecture. It will be a miss if you reach Hue without visit these mausoleums.

6. Enjoy the sparkling of Trang Tien Bridge at night

Hue is also famous for the walking streets along Perfume River at Nguyen Dinh Chieu street to enjoy the sparkling of Trang Tien Bridge at night as well as walk on wooden bridge right on the river bank. Furthermore, walking streets along Chu Van An, Pham Ngu Lao, Vo Thi Sau also bring you to taste local foods as local people.

7. Trekking & spend overnight at Bach Ma National Park

Hue has many beautiful streams and lakes which bring tourist to ecotourism. Just far from the city centre from 50km to 100 km, it leads you to different feeling when discover the diversity at Bach Ma National park. There is famous Five Lake for swimming, Do Quyen waterfall with height more than 300m to view and enjoy. You can also overnight at villa or camping to get more experience on the National park. There are many other lakes such as Ta Trach Lake, Truoi Lake, Lap An lagoon which has by its own beauties. Anor Waterfall in A Luoi is also great trip to touch minority people and combine to discover community tourism and history at Hamburger Hill in A Luoi. Also, many other streams like Elephant, Dream which lead you to swim and enjoy on pure and cool water.

8. Discover and enjoy French architecture in Hue city

How to discover and enjoy French architecture in Hue city? Quoc Hoc and Hai Ba Trung High school are ideal to discover its special architecture. It is the proud for pupils who have studied here. Lies on Perfume River plus its special campaign and architecture, it makes you enjoy its atmosphere.

9. Relax at Lang Co beach

Lang Co beach in south the city and right between Hue and Danang city is one of famous site. Lang Co beach is rated by Forbs for one of the most beautiful beach in the world. Relaxing on beach is great destination here. There are new famous beaches of Canh Duong, Thuan An, etc and enjoy the sunset and sunrise over the sea.

10. Enjoy Royal dishes

Once visiting Hue city, you should not miss foods from luxury to local. Hue is famous for Royal dishes. Additional, you have chance to enjoy the local foods. Hue is famous for the diversity of cuisines which value to taste when reaching here.

Here are the list of dishes you should taste and enjoy.

  • Bún hến(Hue clam rice)
  • Bún bò Huế(Hue Beef vermicelli)
  • Bún Mắm nêm(Vermicelli with Anchovy Sauce)
  • Bánh bột lọc, bánh nậm, bánh ít (Hue cakes)
  • Chè bột lọc bọc heo quay.
  • Hue Pancake – Bánh Khoái
  • Hue Grilled Pork Noodle – Bun Thit Nuong
  • Hue Lemongrass Skewer – New Lui
  • Cuon Hue – Hue Spring Rolls
  • Trai Va Salad

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