Dong Ba Market Food Trip / Night Market Food Trip
Foodgasm gets real and gets satisfied. Sign up on this food trip, get on a cyclo or bicycle and fill that tummy with all Hue’s delicious street foods, sweets and dishes. Oh did I mention how cheap it is? See how your much food you can have with $3 dollars.
Listen to Hue’s Folk Song
Music lovers of Hue get on a big dragon boat in the evening and listen to local performers create beautiful sounds with their traditional musical instruments and their wonderful voices while cruising the beautiful Perfume River and overlooking the city lights.
Learn how to recreate those Hue’s dishes you love most and serve it to your love ones back home. Impress them with your knowledge on Asian dishes and let them taste Hue’s specialties. Spend a day buying the ingredients, preparing, and finally cooking 3 or 4 dishes you want to learn. They say its perfect activity for couple and/or family but backpackers can do it too. Isn’t amazing if you can cook your own meal, especially if it’s authentic Asian dish?
Bach Ma National Park Trek
Look at Earth’s gift to all nature lovers. Prepare for a long day trekking and see all big and small falls, swim on natural pools and learn how to properly interact with wild animals.
Thuan An beach
Are you a beach bum? No worries, Hue got you. Enjoy a vacation like previous Kings and royals did before, get tanned and have some vitamin sea. There’s not much tourists know about this beach so there would be few people on the beach, the place will be quiet and perfect for relaxation.
Oyster Farming /Fishing in Tam Giang Lagoon
Get involved and interact with Hue local more. Learn how this wide lagoon is main source of income of the neighboring villages. Equip yourself with some survival skills and fishing skills to impress your dad on your next fishing trip with him.
Farming Tour in Thanh Toan Village
It’s another eco tour in Hue. Get amazed by how Hue’s local women can do much in the farm even with their old age. Know the process before the rice gets in your plate. You might not want to waste a single grain of it afterward. And see how locals do not survive just by eating noodles and soup. Yes, they eat other things other than Pho and Banh Mi.
Thanh Tan Mineral Springs and Outdoor Adventure
Adrenaline Junkie can enjoy aerial walk and zip lines then soothe that cramped and tired muscles later by soaking in hot spring and getting a full body massage in Phong Dien.
Drink beer on the streets with locals
Practice communicating with people who don’t speak your language and get amaze to learn how to still have fun with them. Forget the bar full of fellow travelers, you see them everywhere anyway. Spend more time with the locals and they might surprise you with several things.
Watch sunset at the Perfume River bank
Hue claims to be the most romantic place in Vietnam, what’s nicer to do than watch the beautiful sunset while sipping your Vietnamese coffee and/or cold fresh fruit juice with your partner. No partner? No worries. The view is still the same anyway. Just enjoy your drink and watch the sunset.
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