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Hue is the former national capital city of Vietnam that was the seat of Nguyen Dynasty emperors back in 19th century. It owns the look of an Imperial City comprises many of palaces and shrines surrounded by the forested hills and quixotic Huong River.
Hue’s superb cuisine is the most talk-about legend while the tree-lined streets lead you to explore deeper to the temples & historical places. Since holding the royal-based culture, Hue amazes you with plenty of lavish mansions and antique markets.

A hidden imperial place

Getting to know about the last royal dynastic family of Vietnam during their 143 years of reigning, you will be astonished and impressed. The Complex of Hue Monuments comprises Hue Citadel and magnificent tombs with temples serves up a worthy visit to understand why UNESCO listed this as the World Heritage Site. Roaming along the Huong River at specific night will fulfill your soul with the Hue’s Royal Court Music – recorded as the ‘Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity’ by UNESCO.

Royal Cuisine

Hue is a true kingdom of world-class meals. It is said that the reason behind the abundant culinary of the city is because the emperors refused to eat the same meal twice, the most inspired cooks laid out elaborate banquets every night with no two alike.

Dong Ba Market offers tourist a wide range of flapping-fresh food; it can either be loveable snacks of ‘Banh Beo’, ‘Banh Khoai’ or a mouth-watering main dish of the popular ‘Bun Bo Hue’ (Hue-Style Spicy Noodle Soup). This place will be a real heaven for those who are vegetarian as well with a long list of pleasant vegetarian dishes.

Colonial Gems

Hue is a city that has the strong influence of French architecture. Travellers will be taken away with the nautical, art décor lines of La Residence Hotel, the imperial crimson structures of Quoc Hoc Highschool, the Gustave Eiffel-designed arches of Truong Tien Bridge, and the over-the-water veranda of Le Cercle Sportif-all vestiges from another era.

Recommended time of Traveling

You’re suggested to join Hue in its spring time from February to April which offers bright sunshine with cool weather. Summer time of Hue starting from May to July promises blistering days. The travel is not recommended in flooding season from September to November, but it could be experiences of the lifetime.

Directions

Hue is a significant travel city located in the middle part of Vietnam and the transportations are very convenient for travellers. Train and bus routes are available with international airport which takes 30-minute drive from the city.

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