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Hue Imperial City Walking Tour | 3-hour visit Best Hue Royal Palaces

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    Stop At: Hue Imperial City (The Citadel), Hue Vietnam

    Please indicate in the booking form which time you would like to start tour in summer time ( March to October), at 8:00 or 14:00.

    8:00 We meet up the crew of under 8 people for a briefing at Lac Thien restaurant, 6 Dinh Tien Hoang street before the history session starts in the Hue Imperial City. We start to go into one of the main ancient gates of Hue Citadel to stand ourselves in front of The Flag Tower, Noon Gate Square, Holy Cannons, Phoenix Tower and Noon Gate Entrance. You’ll be explained the rise of Gia Long Emperor and Hue Ancient Capital City in 1802.

    8:30 We begin to enter the Hue Imperial City to visit the Royal Courtyard and the Supreme Harmony Hall and learn about its royal art and architecture.

    9:30 After learning about the Nguyen Emperor’s ruling system, we start our journey to see Emperor’s and their family’s lives in the Forbidden City. Our detour starts from Mieu temples with extra-ordinary stories of each Nguyen Emperors to the charming Queen’s Mother Residences, Dien Tho and Truong Sanh, and many stories about the Vietnam War which was taking place in the heart of the Forbidden City.

    10:30 We end up visiting the Museum of Antiquities before a stop at the Duyet Thi Duong Royal Theater and Co Ha Royal Garden. Story of Nguyen Emperor’s ending in 1945 would be also told at these sites.

    11:00 Finally, we will take you to have a tea at the beautiful Royal Treasury before saying goodbye.

    Duration: 3 hours
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    Departure Point
    Lac Thien, 6 Đinh Tiên Hoàng, Phú Hoà, Thành phố Huế, Thừa Thiên Huế, Vietnam
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • English Speaking Local story-teller
    • Bottled water
    • Conical hats
    • Raincoat (if rainy)
    • Entrance fees 150,000 VND/ person
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transportation to/from attractions
    • Entry/Admission - Hue Imperial City (The Citadel)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum age is 12 years
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We decided to do this tour one day in advance, contacted BeeBee Travel via Whats app. Really good organization and very informative! Our guide was Linh, she's really nice and her english is great 😊

    Thank SusanneZ177
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Imperial City is an extraordinary window into life in Vietnam when it was ruled by emperors rather than colonialists. Probably one of the most impressive tourist attractions in Vietnam. We didn’t expect it to be as beautiful and lush as it is. It was...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank traceymills61
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Great walking tour with Bee Bee travel. Ended up being a private tour with just the two of us and our guide who gave us some great insights into the history of the imperial palace and Vietnam. Easily the best tour we've had so far...More

    Thank paulkM4535PV
    Reviewed August 15, 2019 via mobile

    Fabulous Guide My sister and I thoroughly enjoyed our walking tour of the Imperial City today . Our guide Lynh spoke very good English she had a wealth of knowledge and we learnt so much from her about the history of Vietnam and the Citadel...More

    Thank U8528QKmargaretb
    Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

    We booked the deluxe tour and because it was just the two of us, we had a private tour. Our tour guide was My, she had a great amount of knowledge and is very enthusiastic! She had insights and funny facts we would not have...More

    Thank 806mv
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