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Address: Hue, Vietnam
Phone Number: 09063124508
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$113*
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Private City Tour in Hue Including Kings Tombs and Citadel
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$65*
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Hue Heritage Tour including Lunch from Hoi An
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Sunset on Perfume River and Ancient Hue City Tour by Bike

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Nice tour on boat. Limit view on the city due to trees around the river. River is pret cleaned with is impressive for vietnam. Main positive point is that by doing this, you help... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Claire N
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Our trip to three tombs and the pagoda ended with a boattrip back to the center. The Perfume River is just a river. The family, who sailed the boat, kept trying to sell us a lot of souvenirs and stuff. Pretty anoying since we had paid for the boattrip and not was interested in anything but the views and the... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

An absolute must do is to travel by dragon boat up this river. You can go privately for a very small sum and the scenery is sensational. It definitely does NOT smell

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Thank Linda P
Noosa, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in Hue for 10 days recently. The Perfume River (Sông Hương or Hương Giang) was really one of the highlights for us. It's enormous, wide, meandering, breezy and winds tantalisingly into the mountains on the horizon. It just makes you want to get on a boat and follow it, which we did, one day. We took a boat... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were pretty disappointed with this ride, which was part of our tour package. There was no commentary or even general conversation by the boat crew, who seemed annoyed we didn't want to buy the various clothes and other items they had for sale on board. I wouldn't recommend this if you have other options.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice tour on boat. Limit view on the city due to trees around the river. River is pret cleaned with is impressive for vietnam. Main positive point is that by doing this, you help a family to live a bit better, and some time it is nice to feel like you are making some one's day to spend 20k dong... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A ride dragon decorative tourist boats was part of our day tour of the Hue city which ends at the pagoda as all the coaches drop you at that point and from there is this pleasant boat ride part of the day package and was well worth doing. The view of the city with green vegetation all along the banks,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A ride on one of the decorative tourist boats was part of our day tour and was well worth doing. Cooler on the boat than on shore and very calm water. Lush green vegetation all along the banks. Views of the Citadel and other structures ever present. Cold drinks sold on the boat and souvenirs also available. Very relaxing.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Taking a ride down the Perfume River is a great way to see the town. Our ride started at one point and dropped us in town. Go either early morning or later afternoon to avoid the heat of the day.

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked late evening for a boat trip the following morning with no idea what to expect. On arrival we were shown to a sort of catamaran of two dragon boats with a large platform between. Using the boat will get you to some of the temples, garden houses and quite close to the tombs and is a thoroughly pleasant... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The river is a bit littered but not too bad. I did not notice any fragrance; however the name is attractive.

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