Enjoy a journey to visit the Imperial Citadel of Hue by cyclo, Vietnam’s traditional mode of transport, and take a break at beautiful Tinh Tam Lake.

Imperial Citadel

You’ll explore this vast walled fortress which was constructed in the early 19th century and served as the capital city of the Nguyen Dynasty for 140 years. Within the grounds is the impressive Emperor’s Palace known as the Purple Forbidden City and modelled on its namesake in Beijing.

Tinh Tam Lake

Tinh Tam Lake is one of the best-known scenic areas of Hue. The lake is a testament to the design and landscaping skills of the Nguyen Dynasty and you can enjoy the beautiful surroundings that were the pride of the emperors.

Highlights

  • Travel by traditional cyclo
  • Visit the Imperial Citadel
  • See the Purple Forbidden City
  • Visit beautiful Tinh Tam Lake

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