Meridian Gate (Ngọ Môn) – The Remarkable Architecture In Hue Imperial Citadel
Meridian Gate (Vietnamese: Ngọ Môn) is typical for the beautiful and unique values of architecture under the Nguyen Dynasty. It was eminently regarded as the symbol of Hue, the former capital of Vietnam with wonderful structures in the combination of domestic construction materials. Taking a trip to Hue, tourists should not ignore this beautiful iconic architecture.
Meridian Gate (Ngọ Môn) – The Remarkable Architecture In Hue Imperial Citadel
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  • Meridian Gate (Vietnamese: Ngọ Môn) is typical for the beautiful and unique values of architecture under the Nguyen Dynasty. It was eminently regarded as the symbol of Hue, the former capital of Vietnam with wonderful structures in the combination of domestic construction materials. Taking a trip to Hue, tourists should not ignore this beautiful iconic architecture.

  • In 1776, in the work “Phu Bien Tap Luc”, Le Quy Don described the land of Thuan Hoa as follows: "The inner and outer walls are built several thuoc thick (1 thuoc = 0.4m), using lime and porcelain pieces to create images of dragons, phoenixes, unicorns, tigers, flowers and grass". What he described is the mosaic art of the time of the Nguyen Lords. The pinnacle of this art form is reflected in the interior architecture of Emperor Khai Dinh's Mausoleum (Ung Mausoleum).

  • The grassroots council of the province has just reviewed the world documentary heritage dossier for the national treasure “the Nine Dynastic Urns”.

  • Peaceful landscape of the homeland is always a loving image in everyone's heart.

  • The primeval forests of A Roang Commune, A Luoi District (a mountainous district located in the southwest, 70 kilometers from Hue City) are located around 15 kilometers from Ho Chi Minh Road. It will take you about two hours to go deep inside these primeval forests.


  • One often mentions the last dynasty of Vietnam when thinking about Hue. King’s palaces and princes’ and princesses’ residences are places which are imbued with Hue culture.

  • The 1 kilometer long street is open from 6 pm to 2 am on Friday and Saturday and from 6 pm to 12 pm on Sunday. Pham Ngu Lao - Chu Van An - Vo Thi Sau walking street is an ideal destination for domestic and foreign visitors to enjoy entertainment, shopping, Hue cuisine and cultural community activities.


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  • There exists a little village located near the nice and poetic Perfume River in Phu Mau Commune, Phu Vang District, about 10 km downstream from Hue City and opposite to the ancient town of Bao Vinh named Thanh Tien. The village is famous for its traditional craft of making paper flowers with its history lasting over 300 years.
  • Lac Tinh Vien by Hong Khang poets founded in 1889 on land plot with an area of 2.070 m2 in ancient Duong Xuan village, Lac Tinh Vien campus pretty cool. The road leading to the home side's two hibiscus flowers, and the roses, laurel, your word,... planted symmetrically. Under the tree a small set of tables and chairs to sit and watch the scene, drinking tea.
  • Located on Huyen Tran Cong Chua Street, about 7 kilometers from the city center to the southwest, Thuy Xuan is a pretty village with green trees nestled at the foot of Vong Canh hill and by the Perfume River.
  • Princess Ngoc Son’s house of worship is a well-known garden house in Hue Citadel. It is an independent area in ancient Gia Hoi landscape, East of Hue’s imperial city.
  • Located halfway up the Cham mountain in the suburbs of Hue, Huyen Khong Son Thuong Pagoda is well known throughout the region for its romantic and heavenly scenery. The tranquil setting of this spiritual getaway is a magnet for those seeking a peaceful alternative to the city and is especially attractive to literature and art enthusiasts.
  • Truc Lam Bach Ma Zen Monastery and the nature here blending together creates the stunning beauty alluring numerous both domestic and international tourists. Tourists once setting foot on the Zen monastery will actually get unforgettable experiences.
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