The imperial city of Hue, Vietnam is the ideal destination for travelers who are interested in culture and history. It's majestic!

Currently we are in the ancient imperial city Hue in Vietnam. Here the former kings used to live and rule over their colorful kingdom.

After the holidays, I will have a great special about this beautiful cultural travel destination, but for now I leave you with some pictures.

Dragon boats in Hue, Vietnam Dragon boats in Hue, Vietnam | photo: (cc-by-sa)

Tomb of Emperor Khai Dinh in Hue, Vietnam Tomb of Emperor Khai Dinh in Hue, Vietnam | photo: (cc-by-sa)

Tomb of Emperor Khai Dinh in Hue, Vietnam Tomb of Emperor Khai Dinh in Hue, Vietnam | photo: (cc-by-sa)

Tomb of Emperor Khai Dinh in Hue, Vietnam Tomb of Emperor Khai Dinh in Hue, Vietnam | photo: (cc-by-sa)

Bach Ma National Park

Stunning View Stunning view from the peak | photo: (cc-by-sa)

...motorbikes and unlicensed cars are not allowed in Bach Ma National Park, so either you get a tour guide or you hike the mountain on foot. Walking takes approximately six hours from the entrance to the peak, so it's advisable to book a room at the guesthouse near the peak and explore the forest and village early the next day with a chance to catch a glimpse on some birds...

The Tomb of Emperor Khải Định

The tomb is located eight kilometers south of Huế on the Chau Chu mountain. Emperor Khải Định ordered the building of a tomb that combines traditional Asian style elements with European architecture. Completing the tomb took 11 years from 1920 to 1931.

Emperor Khải Định's tomb The tomb of Emperor Khải Định | photo: (cc-by-sa)

We visited the tomb and wrote an article about it right here: Khải Định Tomb

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