Hué tour packages & holidays
Hué as a tour and holiday destination
Hué in Vietnam is a popular destination for holiday travelers. It is located just a few miles from the coast of the South China Sea, on the banks of the Perfume River. While Hue enjoys beautiful weather year round, you may want to note that March to August is the dry season, with monsoon season occurring from August to January.
Things to do in Hué
Hué has been an important center for the Vietnamese culture for thousands of years. It was the former Royal Capital of Vietnam, and houses many monuments, shrines, and royal palaces. Hue is one of the most religious cities in Vietnam, housing some of the country’s most famous Buddhist monasteries and temples. Due to the religious nature of the Hue people, you will find many vegetarian dining options in the city. After a day of viewing the architectural marvels of Hue, you will want to relax under the sun on one of Hué's famous beaches. The Lang Co and the Thuan An are two of Hue's most popular beaches, boasting soft white sand and crystal clear blue waters.
When you visit Hue, be sure and check out some of the numerous hot mineral springs. For just a few dollars, you can relax your mind and body in the healing, sulfur infused hot springs of the My An Hot Spring and Spa or the Thanh Tan Hot Springs. Bargain shoppers will love the local market, where locally prepared foods, vegetables, meats, and handicrafts can be purchased. The locals here are famous for a style of Vietnamese food called Imperial Cuisine. Vietnam is a country full of friendly people, rich culture, and natural beauty and you will be hard pressed to find a travel destination that offers you more for your money.