Hue City Tour Plus Cooking Class

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Duration: Full Day
Trip Code: ORG_HCLO1

Overview

If compare with other ancient capitals in South East Asia. Hue ancient city is the one that still preserves. Such as walls, palaces, royal tomb, etc. The Nguyen Dynasty (1802-1945) had it urbanized and built in systematic, philosophical and abundantly artistic ways.

Hue City tour plus cooking class at Thanh Toan eco restaurant to know more about Hue cuisine.

Highlights

  • Learn traditional Vietnamese cooking by a local chef, then love the meals!
  • Ride a Dragon ship on the Perfume River to Thien Mu Pagoda.
  • Visit Hue city landscapes, including the Khai Dinh Tomb and the forbidden city.

Tour itinerary

Wonderful Memorable City Tour & Cooking Class

Full Day: Wonderful Memorable City Tour & Cooking Class (L)

Morning activities

Our tour today will start with a boat trip on the Perfume River to visit Thien Mu Pagoda. One of the oldest and most beautiful pagoda in Hue. Next, visit the glorious Imperial Citadel, listed as a World Cultural Heritage Site by UNESCO. Here, visit the imperial city and Forbidden City, the imperial home of Emperors. Researching the different palaces, decorated rooms... along with other landmarks. After visit this interesting site our trip continue to Thanh Toan village. It's established in 1741 by officials under King Le Thanh Tong. The village is home to several historic sanctuaries and ancestral homes of families that are local.

Afternoon activities

Stop at Thanh Toan eco restaurant for a welcome beverage and cooking class with our own chef. Learn the traditional ways of preparing and cooking Vietnamese special foods. Following the lesson, love what you've cooked ! After lunch, visit the old national legacy bridge Thanh Toan Bridge along with an agriculture tools museum in which you will find farming and fishing tools together with lots of intriguing stories of rural village life. The last stop of the tour will probably Be Khai Dinh tomb - a visual representation of the decrease of Vietnamese culture throughout the colonial era. Contrary to Hue's other tombs, the grandiose concrete construction, built between 1920 and 1931, is a synthesis of Vietnamese and Europeans components.

We will be back the hotel around 5:30 pm after amazing day sightseeing and cooking tour in Hue.

Inclusion

  • Private transfer by air-con vehicle
  • Experience English-speaking guide
  • Local Boat trip on perfume river
  • Lunch
  • Cooking class
  • Mineral water

Exclusions

  • International flights & departure taxes if any
  • Personal expenses
  • Beverages
  • Peak season or public holidays surcharge if any
  • Tips are welcomed

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