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Address: near the The To Mieu Temple | inside the Imperial Enclosure, Hue, Vietnam
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Half-Day City Tour of Hue by Cyclo
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A Glimpse of Hue Tour
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Private Tour: Hue Imperial City and Tinh Tam Lake by Cyclo

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Nice works of art

They are beautifully crafted with lovely detail around. On a beautiful sunny day they were great to see.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 October 2016
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

They are beautifully crafted with lovely detail around. On a beautiful sunny day they were great to see.

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Novo Mesto, Slovenia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

To me it was the best thing to see in the citadel. It is very well restaurated and very nice. Definitely a must see when in the citadel.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

9 beautifully crafted bronze urns that show landscapes animals and other natural surroundings that was commissioned by Minh Mang is 1835.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Very skill full decoration which will take your breath away after a closer inspection. They are easy to find and spot

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

This Bronze Urns not the kind We always see in temples. Very impressive and very big. Made of Bronze and really impressive as if this urns is the guarding before entering the Palace.

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glasgow
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Worth seeing these because they are so large. They can be easily viewed as part of your entry to the Citadel.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

The 9 Dynastic Urns are located in the Hue Imperial City and made entirely in bronze, with a height of over 2 meters and weighing 2 tons each.Each urn representing one of the 9 Emperors in Vietnam. More apart of the Imperial City instead of an attraction, however depending on the weather I would recommend: Water (even if your tour... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

these were made on the orders of the king minh mang and weighing more than 2.5 tons, these urns are exquisitely decorated with royal motifs and traditional patterns. do look out for these in the citadel.

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Toulon, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

one of the nicest place in the imperial city! it's a really nice place, and impressive architecture!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

In the Halls of the Mandarins you will find these large fine urns each with its own unique carvings and I suppose there names, I don't read Mandarin, but very beautifully decorated.

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