Destinations where tourists always “forget” when traveling to Hue

Posted by Vietnam-Immigration.Net on Oct 21, 2015

Travel to Hue, besides visiting famous places as Hue Citadel, Thien Mu pagoda, royal tombs of the Nguyen dynasty kings, etc., Hue also owns many interesting destinations that you have not explored before.

Vong Canh hill

Far from Ngu mountain a few kilometers is Vong Canh hill, one of the other landscapes of Hue standing beside Perfume river, looking over Ngoc Tran mountain. From Vong Canh hill, you can see green fruit gardens as areca, longan, orange, tangerine, etc. Standing on Vong Canh hill, you can see the beautiful scenery of Hue especially the mausoleum of Nguyen kings. Visitors have chance to come here in the dawn or at dusk, they understand all the poetic beauty of the hill, the river and the sky of Hue.

Tam Giang lagoon – Cau Hai

Tam Giang – Cau Hai is the biggest lagoon system in Southeast Asia, located about 15km from Hue city. With immense and quiet water space, the value of biodiversity and the lives of local people in this lagoon will be the ideal eco-tourism for tourists when visiting this vast wetland. In addition, tourists also taste dishes from seafood of famous lagoon. During your tour of Hue, let’s discover life’s living indigenous people, and experience new life here. It will be interesting.

Huyen Khong Son Thuong

There are a lot of impressive destinations in Hue. However, there is a stunning eco-tourism area that a few visitors know, it is Huyen Khong Son Thuong pagoda. Pagoda campus is a green garden with magical scenery. An architectural ensemble is for leading a religious life but created with elegant style of bamboo, paintings and interior decoration is reminiscent to a classic cultural space than is solemnity of the pagoda.

Thanh Toan tiled bridge

Thanh Toan tiled bridge, an old bridge, brings special structure, located in Thanh Thuy Chanh village, far away from Hue city about 8km to the East. With the length of 16,85m and the width of 4,63m, it is divided into 7 spaces. The bridge looks like a house from outside. At foot of the bridge is a large land area, people use this land for activities, entertainment and holding a market. It bore something of the rural market of Vietnam. Because of bold identity of the village, this place was chosen as the country fairs on festival days. This is a destination that you cannot ignore when coming here.