Hue and Da Nang (tours from Chan May), Vietnam
Highlights of Imperial Hue
USD105 per person
Explore one of the most important sites in Vietnamese history, and visit a 17th century pagoda. Your first stop in Hue is the Imperial Citadel, where an experienced guide will take you on a fascinating walking tour. You’ll then visit Vietnam’s most revered Buddhist shrine, Thien Mu Pagoda, founded in 1601. Sample the region’s culinary specialities at a delicious buffet lunch, before heading to the Tu Duc Royal Tomb in the hills outside Hue, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. On your return journey, you’ll stop at a village renowned for its traditional straw hats, a wonderfully authentic souvenir.