Hue Citadel in Hue Tour

Each area has its own typical characteristics that makes people miss and are attracted by it. For example, Quang Nam is famous for Hoi An ancient town, Quang Binh is well-known Phong Nha cave so when reminding Hue tour,  tourists know Hue Citadel.

Hue Citadel is one of the most outstanding and unique architectural works in the Complex of Hue Monuments. This system consists of many important architectural works, which used to be the political center of the country and the reign of the 13 kings of the Nguyen Dynasty.

Hue Citadel in Hue tour was built from 1804 of Gia Long emperor and completed in 1833 of Minh Mang King. Hue Citadel includes two parts: the Imperial Citadel and the Forbidden City.

Hue Citadel – Vietnam’s Imperial City

The Imperial Citadel is the second round inside Hue Citadel, is responsible for protect the most important palace of court, the ancestor shrine of Nguyen Dynasty and Forbidden City. The impression of these instructions is built harmonically with nature.

Forbidden City is the third round of Hue Citadel. This is place for king and royal family only and has strict protection.

Some places you can not ignore when visiting Hue Citadel in Hue tour. First, Ngo Mon is the main south gate of Imperial Citadel which is built in Minh Mang King and is the biggest gate in four gate of Imperial Citadel.

Thai Hoa temple is located in Citadel area and is a place for the important court ritual.

Thai Hoa Temple in Hue Tour

Ky Dai is the architectural monument of Nguyen Dynasty, located in the south of Hue Citadel and the area of Nam Chanh fortress.

Hue Royal Antiques Museum has been displayed more 300 artifacts of gold, glazed terracotta, costumes of the Nguyen Dynasty. Through this museum, tourists can have the overview of Hue royal life.

Hue Royal Antiques Museum in Hue Tour

Hue Citadel in Hue tour is located in the center of Hue and near many hotels so it is easy to get here. You can ride a bicycle, motorbike, private car or book the Hue City tour to visit this historical place right now.

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