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Tomb of Tu Duc

Tay Nhat Hamlet, An Cuu Village, Hue 530000, Vietnam
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The final resting-place of this Nguyen Dynasty emperor and scholar was built before his death. A lake, pavilion and theatre still exist on the grounds.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“summer palace” (17 reviews)
“man made lake” (11 reviews)
“small lake” (14 reviews)
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Tay Nhat Hamlet, An Cuu Village, Hue 530000, Vietnam
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"summer palace"
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"man made lake"
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"small lake"
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"worth a visit"
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"resting place"
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"peaceful place"
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"restoration work"
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"guide book"
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"interesting history"
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"walk around"
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"entrance fee"
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"imperial city"
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"perfume river"
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"tomb"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is burial and resting place of Emperor Tu Duc and his Empress Le Thien Anh. Both the tombs are huge and grand and occupies a big area. There is a memorial temple for payers. There is a stream ending in a pond at the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This tomb is well worth visiting ...and it is very interesting. We enjoyed learning about the history.

Thank may s
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting site, Hue is very historic and the tomb of Tu Duc is worth a visit. The site is weather beaten and ancient. We visited as part of a tour.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really worth to see, you can see how the royal family tombs looks like. There are also several temples and ladies playing traditional music.

Thank Seyhak L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous website - noiseless, tranquil, atmospheric, what a place to contemplate your death, we would love to see it when the lotus flowers are outside and in the sunshine worth the trip. we did it with a car owner - motorboat to the pagoda, then...More

Thank Elladine G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite the humidity and hard sun I think that this tomb worth the visit, because it has something of solemnity that otherwise one has never thought. In July don't forget to bring water. We rent the taxi with driver to get here, so when we...More

Thank Salvador P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This particular location is the old home from the house for Tu Duc. He made use of the spot to escape to busy existence in the citadel. So that's why his tomb is within this specific place. The one thing nobody knows beyond doubt is...More

Thank Belen S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this tomb as part of our tour of Vietnam. It is a well preserved tomb and has been careflully landscaped with island and pools. The main temple is ornate and painted in reds and golds. A must visit as part of a half...More

Thank cymrobangor
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Get here immediately in the early morning because the doors ready to accept beat the crowds and relish the drop gorgeous setting largely to yourself. This was undoubtedly the most beautiful of the tombs we watched in Hue. There's much more to the complicated than...More

Thank Bjorn M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Like many of these places there is lots of history and things to learn however when there are lots of people it loses the charm. We were fortunate the day we visited as the crowds were good but getting a photo without dozens of tourists...More

Thank Birt1964
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katohc
March 27, 2016|
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Response from JenniferR8 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are, the whole area is open and the Tomb it's self is in an open area but not spectacular for photos. The surrounding areas are very photogenic so a camera is a must.
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avenue5994
December 14, 2015|
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Response from janneman55 | Reviewed this property |
when you pay for the imperial city, you can take a combo-ticket for that and the mausolea
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jubjub2
January 14, 2015|
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Response from Aslak V | Reviewed this property |
You already had a lot of suggestions. We had our trip booked by our travel agency, vietnam-rejser.dk ... They booked Ngoc from DMZ travels. The trip included private driver and lunch
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