"Journey through Time: Exploring the Hue Imperial City"

Duration: 3h
Languages: English
Guru: Linh
Registered on April 30, 2023

My name is Linh.I moved to Hue years ago to learn about the rich history of the city, and to improve my English. I am an experienced tour guide, providing tours around Hue from Dong Ba Market, Hue Imperial City (The Citadel) and doing Food Tours I am really passionate and interested in the history, culture and cuisines of Hue. I want to share my passion and love of Hue with visitors. I look forward to meeting you

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Hue Citadel is a historical and cultural site located in the city of Hue, Vietnam. This walking tour in Hue Citadel would offer you an opportunity to explore the ancient architecture and learn about the rich history of the Nguyen Dynasty.

During the tour, you will be guided by a knowledgeable local tour guide who will take you through the various sections of the Citadel, including the Imperial City, the Forbidden Purple City. You will get to see the beautiful palaces, and gardens that were once used by the Nguyen Emperors.

The tour will also provide you with insights into the daily life of the royal family and the Vietnamese people during the Nguyen Dynasty. You will learn about their customs, traditions, and way of life.

Overall, This walking tour in Hue Citadel is a perfect way to discover the rich cultural heritage of Vietnam and gain a deeper understanding of its history.

* Our guides will greet you at a designated central location, and then we will travel to the Citadel comfortably by taxi together

* The tour allows for a maximum of six individuals. 

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  • Meeting point:
    56 Chu Văn An, Phú Hội, Thành phố Huế...
    56 Chu Văn An, Phú Hội, Thành phố Huế, Thừa Thiên Huế, Vietnam
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    I am going to meet you in front of the Brown Eyes Bar.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Ami Gal 28 Sep 2023
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Travelled in group - Sep 2023
Great tour, Linh is very enthusiastic about the Imperial city, and it shows. He's knowledgeable and fun. We really enjoyed the tour.
Simon 25 Sep 2023

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Travelled in group - Sep 2023
Even though it was raining heavily, Linh still took the time to explain everything and show us around, he gave us a great tour and speaks English really well. Definitely recommend to do this tour if you are in Hue!
Jaisila 24 Sep 2023

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
Absolutely brilliant tour with Linh around the Imperial City!! Fantastic energy and brilliant English, Linh made our tour lively and interactive! The nuggets of information were incredibly interesting and the tour was just the right length! Would recommend Linh to anyone!
Marta 22 Sep 2023

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
Excelente experiencia y mejor guía! Aprendimos, nos divertimos mucho… pero sobre todo descubrimos un amigo. Más que recomendable!!!
Cristina 22 Sep 2023

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
We had a great time with Linh, a really interesting tour. We recommend it!
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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