Hue Cycling Tour: Citadel & Thien Mu Pagoda

Would you like to have amazing experience in Hue city? We will introduce you an interesting way to discover Hue City with a Hue cycling tour. Traveling by cycling can help you to watch slowly the stunning views, the habit of people in Hue city. During the tour, we will ride you to visit the most famous places, enjoy the fantastic food in Hue city, and talk to local people here. Now, just pack up and get ready for our trip.

*Highlight:
• Travel around Hue city by cycling
• Visit Hue citadel
• Visit Hue Royal Museum
• Explore Thien Mu pagoda
• React with local people and taste a little local food
• Visit Tinh Tam lake
• Taking boat trip in Perfume River.

*Schedule detail:
Duration: 4 hours.
Pickup location: Hotel in Hue city center.
Pickup time: as your request
Drop off: bank of the river in the city center.

Details of Itinerary:

We will depart from the hotel. You sit on bicycles to ride to Hue Citadel. Hue Citadel was built by the Nguyen Dynasty (1802- 1945), it was the former imperial capital of Vietnam. We will spend from one hour to one hour and a half to visit the main sites there: Noon Gate, Thai Hoa palace, Forbidden City, The temple and Dien Tho Palace – Longevity palace.

Next, take few steps to the Royal Museum through Hien Nhon Gate. Royal Museum displays the old artifacts that the Nguyen Kings and his relatives used in the past.

After that, we will get on the bikes again to ride to Tinh Tam lake, where the Kings often came to relax.

On the way to the Thien Mu pagoda, we will stop to drink for freshmen and taste a little bit food at a local restaurant, it is called Huyen Anh. The 2 primary foods there are “ Banh cuon” (stuffed pancake), “Bun Thi Nuong” (Noodles with grilled pork) with with fish sauce. If you like beer, let try a local beer, Huda- optional.

Then, get on the bikes again to the Thien Mu pagoda. It is the oldest pagoda in Hue Vietnam. You will be able to hear some stories about this holy pagoda, as well as get chance to take pictures facing to the Perfume River.

After visiting the pagoda, we take a dragon boat to come back to the city center in the Perfume River, you will be able to enjoy the beautiful sightseeing on the banks of the river and the Truong Tien bridge – one of a romantic symbols of Hue.

Finally, We will walk back to your hotel from the boat station.

The tour includes:
Local English speaking guide and drivers
Small bikes for exploring (Mountain bikes are as your request)
Entrance fee for visiting the Citadel & Royal
One water bottle or soft drink
Small local food for tasting
Boat trip on the river

The tour excludes: Tips, entrance fees, lunch, and personal expenses.

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