Hue royal tombs tour or Hue Tombs Tour is the best option for tourists who already visited Hue Imperial Citadel and would love to admire the 3 most fabulous royal tombs of the Nguyen dynasty.
By booking our Hue royal tombs tour, you will have a great chance to learn more about the royal architecture, and Fengshui setting as well as revealed the scary secrets of the Royal Tombs of the Emperors.
As you know, there are total 7 Royal Tombs of the Nguyen Dynasty Emperors such as Gia Long Tomb, Minh Mang Tomb, Thieu Tri Tomb, The royal tomb of Tu Duc Emperor, Duc Duc Tomb, Dong Khanh Tomb, and Khai Dinh Royal Tomb. But among them, the Minh Mang Tomb, Khai Dinh Tomb, and Tu Duc Tomb are the most well-preserved and beautiful royal tombs that all tourists would like to visit.
HUE ROYAL TOMBS TOUR ITINERARY
Hue Tombs Tour Briefing
Tour Duration: 4 to 5 hours.
Attractions: 3 Hue Royal Tombs of Minh Mang, Khai Dinh, and Tu Duc Emperors.
Pick-up time: Flexible, you can choose your convenient departure time.
Pick-up location: We will pick you up at your hotel/ homestays in the Hue city center area.
Tour type: Private Tour/ Private Car/ Private English-speaking tour guide.
Hue Tomb Tour Detailed Itinerary
Following your requested time, our local tour guide and Hue private car will pick you up at your hotel/ homestay in Hue and we start the Hue Royal Tombs Tour. The first attraction in our Hue Tombs Tour is the Minh Mang Tomb, the tomb of the second emperor of the Nguyen dynasty.
Our knowledgeable tour guide will tell you the perfect Fengshui setting as well as the meaning of each monument in this royal tomb. Minh Mang Tomb was built on the Tam Tai Son mount and faces the head of the Perfume River. Inside this royal tomb, our tour guide will tell you a scary secret.
Keep doing the Hue Royal Tombs Tour, we will admire the Tomb of Khai Dinh Emperor, the 12th emperor of the Nguyen dynasty. 100% different from other Hue royal tombs, Khai Dinh Tomb is a perfect blend of all kinds of architecture such as French, Hinduism, Buddhism, and Christianity as well as traditional Vietnamese architecture.
You will admire the human masterpiece made by the hands of talented artists in Vietnam from 1920. Our excellent tour guide will tell you how special it is as well as the location of the Khai Dinh Emperor’s coffin.
After that, we will explore the resting place of the 4th emperor of the Nguyen dynasty- the Tu Duc Tomb. This is the only tomb that includes 2 sections, the burial area and the second private residence of the Tu Duc emperor.
It is such a poetic place for the emperor to relax and escape from the citadel to live. Our local guide will tell you the Emperor’s biography, his contribution, and his faults to the Royalties and to the country.
Last but not least in our Hue Tombs Tour is the Thuy Xuan Incense Village– an over 200 years old craft village. Their incense and frankincense were chosen by the royal court. We will learn how to make long-stick incense by hand under local guidance.
Finish the Hue Royal Tombs Tour, we drive you back to your hotel in Hue. Best Hue City Tour Travel wishes you a great memory with us!
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- English speaking tour guide
- Bottles of water
- A mini van with A/C
- All entrance tickets
- Meals, Personal expenses, Tips.