Tomb of Tu Duc HTML clipboardLocation: Tomb of Tu Duc is located in a
narrow valley in Duong Xuan Thuong Village (currently Thuong Ba Village, Thuy
Xuan Commune, Hue City) Characteristic: It is one of the most beautiful works of royal
architecture of the Nguyen dynasty. The tomb lies in a boundless pine forest,
8km from Hue city-centre. Its construction started in December 1864 and finished
Tu Dam Pagoda HTML clipboardLocation: Tu Dam Pagoda is located in the
Truong An Ward, 2km from the centre of Hue City, along Dien Bien Phu Street,
across Nam Giao Bridge up to the end of the first slope. Characteristic: Tu Dam Pagoda was designed following the model of a
Conference Pagoda (Chua Hoi). The old and new architectures blend together
creating spacious and harmonious elements.
Tu Hieu Pagoda HTML clipboardLocation: Tu Hieu Pagoda is located at
Duong Xuan Thuong III Hamlet in Thuy Xuan Village, 5km southwest of Hue City. Characteristic: Pagoda was built in the shape of the Chinese character "Khau"
(mouth), with the main building consisting of three rooms and two wings. It
faces the southeast and uses Ngu Binh Mount as a front screen.
Bach Ma Mountain HTML clipboardLocation: Bach Ma (White Horse) Mountain is
located in Phu Loc District, 60km from the south of Hue City. Characteristic: It is about 1,450m above sea level in a transition zone
of the northern and southern climate, so it bears a temperate climate, similar
to Sa Pa, Tam Dao, Da Lat, etc.
Location: Bach Ma National Park is
approximately 50km south of Hue City.
Characteristics: It has a temperate climate
much like that of Dalat, Sapa and Tam Dao. However, since it is located so close
to the sea, the temperature in winter never goes below 4°C (39.2°F) and the
highest temperature in summer never exceeds 26°C (79°F).
Canh Duong Beach HTML clipboardLocation: Canh Duong Beach is located about
60km from Hue City, between the two mountains: Western Chan May and Eastern Chan
May. Characteristic: Canh Duong is one of the most beautiful beaches of Thua
Thien-Hue Province with the length of 8km, 200m wide, bended in arc shape.
Lang Co Beach HTML clipboardLocation: With its 10km in length, Lang Co
Beach bordered a section of the National Highway No1A, nearly Hai Van Pass, and
24km from Bach Ma Area. Characteristic: In Lang Co Sea, there are various kind of shrimps,
lobster, sea shrimp, crab, butter-fish, mackerel fish, oysters...
Mineral Stream of My An HTML clipboardLocation: My An is located in Phu Duong
Commune, Phu Vang District, 7km east of Hue, on the way to Thuan An Beach. Characteristics: This stream can be compared to various well-known
mineral streams, such as Koundour (former Soviet Union) or Pavel Banis
Ngu Binh Mountain HTML clipboardLocation: Ngu Binh Mountain is located in
Hue City. Characteristics: Ngu Binh Mountain was called Bang Son (Even Mount) and
renamed Ngu Binh by Emperor Gia Long. It was chosen as a screen in front of the
Hue Capital City.
Perfume River (Huong River) HTML clipboardLocation: Deriving from Truong Son
Mountain, the two springs Ta Trach (Left Tributary) and Huu Trach (Right
Tributary) meet at the junction of Bang Lang fork and create the Perfume River. Characteristics: Looking like “a silver sword upright to the sky”,
Perfume River is really an invaluable godsend to Hue City.
Tam Giang Lagoon HTML clipboardLocation: Tam Giang Lagoon is located in
Huong Tra District, Thua Thien-Hue Province. Characteristic: Tam Giang Lagoon has a depth of 2 - 4m, in some places,
of 7m, the immense water surface is an area of important economic activity
bringing high income with its sea products.
Thuan An Beach HTML clipboardLocation: Thuan An Beach is situated in Phu
Vang District, near by Thuan An Mouth, where Huong River runs to Tam Giang
Lagoon and then to the sea... far from Hue 15km. Characteristic: Only 15 minutes by car, tourists are able to reach the
beach. Plenty small boats, junks drift up an down the river in the left of the
route, and on the right there are houses, temples, pagodas, rice field, and
gardens successively spread out...
Vong Canh Hill HTML clipboardLocation: Vong Canh hill is 600m from the
tombs of Tu Duc and Dong Khanh, 7km from the center of Hue City.
An Hien Garden House HTML clipboardLocation: An Hien Garden House is located
in Xuan Hoa Village, Huong Long Commune, Hue City on an area of 4,608mï¿½. Characteristic: An Hien Garden has been described as a fine, sharp,
and unique work by many writers. In the garden, many kinds of flowers grow.
Phu Cam Conical Hat Village HTML clipboardLocation: Phu Cam Village is also known as
Phuoc Vinh Ward, lying right in Hue inner city, south of An Cuu river bank. Characteristics: Hue conical hat or Phu Cam conical hat has not only a
beautiful form but also modest color. It is light and so thin that light seems
to pierce through it. Through natural light, one can see Hue landscapes with
verses engraved on paper placed between two layers of leaves.
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