Yes Hue! Free tours in Vietnam when booked in April
Yes Hue! Free tours in Vietnam when booked in April and departure in 2019!
Planning a trip to Vietnam? Add a complimentary tour in Hue when booking in April!
A country of beautiful diversity, Vietnam entices travelers with soaring mountains, miles of pristine beaches and one of the best street food scenes anywhere in the world.
When booking your custom Vietnam tour during the month of April, choose from several complimentary tours to add to your itinerary in the centrally located city of Hue.
A convenient hour flight from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Hue is a charming town that is easy to explore by foot or bicycle and is home to more than 30 ancient pagodas and hundreds of temples, making it the spiritual center of the country.
A pleasing mix of contrasts, Hue captivates visitors with the warmth, openness and positivity of its people. Take a look at the numerous options below to add to your custom itinerary, gratis!
IN SEARCH OF FORGOTTEN HISTORY OF HUE
This excursion was designed to take you off the beaten track and to see those lesser visited historical sites around Hue which are of great importance within the imperial city.
Enjoy a Vespa ride along the Huong River then cross the river to the mausoleum of the first Nguyen King, Gia Long. Snaking through peaceful villages and lush pine woods to the house of Ngo Dinh Can. And nearby are 9 half- underground prison cells (Chín Hầm), continuing to Ba Don Temple (Three- Altar Temple) which was built to worship the souls of three huge mass graves surrounding it. Proceed to the statue of King Quang Trung, a famous 18th-century national hero. Keep driving to the Temple of Heaven (Đàn Nam Giao) which was built by the first Nguyen king to worship the Heaven God. Have a picnic lunch (or home hosted). From here, we ride back to your hotel to finish the tour.
- Availability: Morning
- Suggested time: 08:00 AM
- Duration: 6 hours
- Special Notes: Please specify any allergy or dietary restrictions to your tour consultant before departure.
ROMANTIC CANDLELIT DINNER BY HUONG RIVER
The Perfume river flows through Hue city creating a romantic ambiance for a dragon boat ride and candlelit evening for two. As the boat flows along the river, admire the Trang Tien Bridge, Thien Mu pagoda, Van Thanh Temple, and the Imperial Citadel hiding behind lines of trees as the sun sets in the distance.
Surrounded by a garden of 300 candles, a private table waits on shore where a gourmet menu of fusion cuisine will be served by a team of dedicated waiters. An unforgettable evening is guaranteed in Hue’s bygone atmosphere.
- Availability: Evening
- Duration: 2 hours
- Note: suitable for couples and honeymooners.
- Time: March to October. Effected by weather
ROMANTIC COCKTAILS SURROUNDED BY MOUNTAINS AND RIVERS
Located a short ten-minute drive from Hue’s downtown, Vong Canh hill offers an amazing view of both breath-taking scenery and ancient relics. The hill itself is covered with pine trees and daisies. Aside from the hill, visitors can head to Van Nien Water Plant, which is the oldest in the region and was constructed by a French architect following the oriental style. Wander around the hillside and enjoy a panoramic view of the mountain with traditional villages stretching along the river banks. Enjoy romantic cocktails surrounded by mountains and rivers.
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- Availability: Afternoon only
- Duration: 1.5 hours
- Note: Great for honeymooners, couples and families
CHAT WITH SINGER/ ARTIST AND ENJOY MEAL AT HER PRIVATE THEATRE
Ben Xuan Theatre is the first private theatre in Hue and the home of oversea Vietnamese singer Camille Huyen. Camellia Huyen started singing at dance-hall restaurants and concerts in Paris in 1986. In 1996, she moved to Switzerland and has participated in music recitals organized by Vietnamese communities there and in France, Germany, Italy and Switzerland and other locations. Camille Huyen is not only a talented singer but also a famous artist. She was invited to exhibit her oil paintings several times around Europe. Stroll around her stunning home and chat with her to get an insight of her effort building a private theater and her passion with visual and performed art. Enjoy a charming meal with the dishes, which are the combination between Asian and European gastronomy, designed by the owner. Then listen to performances by Camille and her team.
- Availability: Morning, Afternoon
- Duration: 4 hours
- Venue location: 15-minute drive from downtown
DISCOVER BAO VINH – A LOST ANCIENT TOWN & ENJOY THE RURAL LIFE
From the 17th to 19th centuries, Bao Vinh ancient town was considered the epicenter of trade in the Dang Trong area. Many Chinese businessmen came to settle here, trading local goods like salt, rice, fish sauce, and seafood. To buy and sell goods, merchant ships also arrived to this trading hub from Hong Kong, Macau, Japan, and India, as well as Europe.
Venturing to a simpler time, enjoy a cycle ride from your hotel to Bao Vinh Ancient town. The charming character of Bao Vinh has been greatly influenced by French colonial architecture. On arrival, travelers will have a chance to see some of these distinct moss-covered buildings on a walk to visit the family temple. Continue this walking tour to the bustling local market, where you can get a sense of the local lifestyle before hopping on a small ferry to cross the Perfume River. From there, a bicycle tour will weave visitors through paddy fields until they reach Thanh Tien village. The last stop on an exciting day of touring, here visitors learn how to make paper flowers with guidance from the local craftsmen.
- Availability: Morning
- Suggested time: 08.30
- Duration: 4,5 hours
Being a custom Tour Operator, there are no set departures and all tours are private with your own private guide. Simply contact one of our Travel Experts and start planning your trip to Vietnam today. As an added perk, enjoy the option of two complementary experiences when booking a trip of 15 days or more!
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(Offer only available for new bookings made between April 1st – April 30th, 2019 with Vietnam included within the final personalized itinerary with a trip length minimum of 8 days for one free experience, 15 or more days for two free experiences. Cannot be applied to website template trips or packages. Complimentary service option based on travelers’ itinerary, interests, and availability. Cannot be combined with any other offers. Blackout dates apply. Please ask a Yampu Travel Expert for more information)