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This former site of the old capitol has a moat and ten ornate gates guarding a palace, temples, gardens and tombs. Its most prominent feature is a tall flag tower.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“imperial city” (716 reviews)
“tet offensive” (81 reviews)
“few hours” (168 reviews)
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Hue, Vietnam
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not far from the town and very big area. It will be advantage if the information and sign inside the area had provided for visiter

Thank gink151688
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Coming to Hue, I had limited expectations of the Citadel based on the photos I saw on the internet. However the photos really don't do the place justice. The Imperial City is absolutely gorgeous and I just wished the weather had been better. Otherwise it...More

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was amzing site to walk around. Although it was ruined alot during the war, but this will be amazing after being restored. We were lucky ti have local tour guide to learn a lot of things here.

Thank JClarke175
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The place is much bigger than I though, almost like a labyrinth. You think you've finished seeing it all and then surprise, there is whole other section to cover! It is an interesting place full of history worth spending a couple of hours exploring. I...More

Thank Denisa L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely time strolling around the grounds in the evening when we arrived in Hue. Beautiful citadel filled with history and amazing architecture, a must see in Hue!

Thank girlonthewander
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

seen public toilets with more historic value and one of the sites is a royal, ancient tennis court! ………………

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Super large city, so much to explore that the tours do not go to. Spent a few hours hear reading history and looking at the ruins and buildings I would wear clothes that cover shoulders and knee.

Thank evangelinetillie
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place was quite impressive. Coming here helped me know more about Vietnamese history. Walking around this place was interesting.

Thank Mattpath
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Imperial citadel is more a ruin at the moment. Much of the buildings has been destroyed and there are quite of lot of restoration going on. There are many photos/posters to depict the various emperor's rule and characteristics. It is a good place to...More

Thank marlowpie
Reviewed 5 days ago

We travelled to Hue on a day trip from Hoi An. There were great sights along the way particularly the views from Hai van pass....stunning. On reaching Hue we were dropped off outside the Imperial City - we were advised not to take a trip...More

Thank Aidan O
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JulieH6061
14 December 2017|
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Response from Gaia-son | Reviewed this property |
Entrance to the Royal Enclosure in the Hue Imperial City costs 150,000 Dong for foreigners. A combination ticket costing 360,000 Dong gives entrance to the Imperial City plus 3 tombs (which cost between 80,000 and 100,000... More
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30 August 2017|
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Response from Angelo F | Reviewed this property |
Work with your agency and confirm to change your date.
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Ineseco
6 August 2017|
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Response from Jae L | Reviewed this property |
It is open all year around. The hours are 8.00 am ~ 5.30 pm everyday except Thursday. On Thursday, its opening hours are from 8.00 am to 10 pm. Best wishes.
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