Imperial City of Hue. The Citadel of Hue, which includes the Forbidden Purple City of Hue (Vietnam). Visiting hours in the Imperial City of Hue. Entrance fee to the Imperial City of Hue

Imperial City of Hue

The Imperial City of Hue


In the ancient capital of Vietnam, is the Imperial City of Hue, also tambien conocida known as Hue Citadel. It is a walled complex, 520 hectares of surface, which keeps inside temples, palaces, bridges, gardens and Lakes. Residence of emperors, stands on the banks of the Perfume River. It can be said that the highlight of the Imperial City is the Forbidden City of HueAlso known as Forbidden Purple City of Hue.

Tourist map of the Imperial City of Hue


Due to the enormous size of the Imperial City of Hue, it is highly recommended to use this map in the Imperial City of Hue, to locate all the points of interest, such as the noon gate, the 9 dynastic urns, the Palace of Supreme Harmony, Teatro Real, the Emperor's reading room, etc.

Map Citadel Hue (Hue Imperial City Tourist Map)
Map Citadel Hue (Hue Imperial City Tourist Map)


Visiting Hours Imperial City of Hue


The Imperial City is open from Monday to Sunday without interruption from 8 in the morning until 5 pm (except for official events and celebrations).

Entrance fee to the Imperial City of Hue


The visit to the Imperial City of Hue is free *.
* access by noon (Ngo Mon gate) Gate has an associated price of about 2€.

Noon Gate. Imperial City. Hue, Vietnam
Noon Gate. Imperial City. Hue, Vietnam

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