Hue city has many the natural landscapes and historical places but Truong Tien Bridge is still the typical and brilliant image of this ancient city.
Truong Tien Bridge (Trang Tien Bridge) is a bridge across Perfume river with the northern bridgehead in Phu Hoa ward and the southern bridgehead in Phu Hoi ward. Because this bridge is located in the center of Hue city, It is convenient for you to get some Hue destinations. Let’s join Hue tour to admire this famous bridge.
Truong Tien bridge is designed and built by French designer in 1897 and completed in 1899. So, the grace bridge has existed over 100 years, witnessed all the ups and downs of history and undergone many changes of the ancient capital.
Truong Tien bridge in Hue tour has many names: Thanh Thai (name of the Thanh Thai King of the Nguyen Dynasty), Clemenceau (a French Prime Minister during the First World War), Nguyen Hoang (The Nguyen lord who explored the central region between the 16th and early 17th century) and Truong Tien or Trang Tien because the bridge was located near a coin casting enterprise of the Nguyen Dynasty.
Trang Tien bridge is designed follow Gothic architecture with “6 steel girders and 12 curved spans” unique feature. From the Hue festival in 2002, the bridge was intalled the color changing lighting system. The night falling down is also the high time for the bridge started brightly and brilliantly in colorful lights.
The ideal time to discover Truong Tien bridge in Hue tour is the sunset. The sunshine at the end of the day reflecting Perfume River creates the curious romance. Walking along the corridor or the lane for the pedestrian, you will feel the cool breeze blowing from Perfume River of Hue city. Standing on Truong Tien Bridge to feel the peaceful river and dreaming Hue will surely be unforgettable experiences. Discovering Truong Tien Bridge of Hue city in Hue tour is definitely one of the most unforgettable things to do in Hue and this bridge is great site in the journey of exploring Hue travel.
Let’s join in Hue tour with Hue Vacations to discover!!!!