If you are still engrossed in beautiful places during the day, night time is ideal for you to feel and listen to the city’s rhythm, to immerse yourself in the exciting activities of the ancient land. Here are the exciting things that you must try in Hue Night Life.
Experience the vibrant Hue Night Life in the Western Quarter
If there is Bui Vien street in Saigon, Ta Hien street in Hanoi, Hue is not inferior to these two big tourist cities with Pham Ngu Lao street. The most crowded area is in Pham Ngu Lao Street, however, the western quarter also expands at the intersection of Le Loi or Vo Thi Sau.
A corner of Western Quarter Hue. Photo: wolverineair
Hue’s Western Quarter is a bustling destination that has made the quiet Hue’s picture a different color. Asking people here about the time of the appearance of the Western Quarter, but almost nobody knows. Perhaps as Hue tourism gradually develops, more foreign tourists come here, bars, pubs, lounges also gradually sprout, becoming a destination for many Western guests.
Western Quarter is a bustling destination that has made Hue’s quiet picture add new colors. Photo: wolverineair
Previously, when referring to Hue tourism, visitors only know about mausoleums, imperial cities, temples, and pagodas with calm and quiet colors. But when the West Street appeared, changing the feeling of a trip, not only was there the majesty and magnificence in those sacred places, but you could also find a bustling place to play, find the youth here.
Hue Night Life – Experience “drinking” in West Quarter. Photo: wolverineair
West Quarter is the most beautiful and bustling, especially at night when things get noisy and noisy. Groups of tourists walk on the road only about 200m long, but very different in Hue. Souvenir shops, selling clothes or jewelry interspersed with cafes with shimmering electric lights, old drums are also used to make tables and chairs look Western.
Hue Night Life – West Quarter is the most beautiful and bustling especially at night. Photo: wolverineair
West Quarter is not only about westerner, but it also has authentic Hue people, with a rich and gentle voice. It is simply the cradle of Eurasian relationships. A greeting, a beer, the stranger also became acquainted.
Enjoy special artistic performances. Photo: wolverineair
Listening to Hue songs and dropping flower lights on Huong River
Huong River and Truong Tien Bridge are enduring symbols of Hue, besides Hue Citadel, Khai Dinh Tomb, etc. Huong River winding through many beautiful landscapes, from Vi Da garden with green grass, past Thien Mu pagoda was ringing with humming bell, then turned into Bach Yen river.
Perfume River at night is very sparkling. Photo: divui
Opening the program are classic songs of Hue royal court music, which have been famous for a long time. The typical folk tunes of Hue like Ly Muoi Thuong, Ly Giao Duyen. Gradually, the boat floats along the water to Van Lau pier; at this time, visitors will drop lanterns. The river suddenly became sparkling with candles drifting far away, creating a bright line of poetic Huong river. Along with that, the prayers for peace and happiness will come true.
Hue Night Life – Drop the flower lights. Photo: nhuminhplazahotel
To enjoy Hue singing on the Perfume River, visitors go to the pier near Trang Tien Bridge to buy tickets. Ticket price: 100,000 VND / Vietnamese and 150,000 VND / foreigner. Then get off the Dragon boat and begin an exciting journey. Sit on the boat, float along the water, and listen to the deep and sweet Hue songs that are flowing in the middle of the water. This feeling is hard to put into words and hard to find anywhere else.
Sit on the boat, float along the water and listen to the deep sweet Hue songs. Photo: divui
Enjoy Hue cuisine
After listening to Hue songs on the Perfume River, quite a lot of tourists want to eat and drink, and that is the reason for the excitement of the nightclubs that are born more and more. At the gate of Dong Ba market or near Cultural House in the city center, customers come to eat a lot, more than anywhere else, because this place converges enough passersby from all over the world to trade, labor to make a living.
Hue Night Life – At the gate of Dong Ba market, customers come to eat a lot. Photo: dinhthienbao
If you have ever been to Hue, you will have had a chance to enjoy spring rolls. This dish is just minced lean pork mixed with spices, fish sauce, onions, pepper, etc. and then skewered balls into each stick and when customers eat, they cook it hot. This dish can be eaten out or wrapped in spring rolls, dipped with broth and eaten with raw vegetables, green bananas, figs, etc.
At night, the spring roll shops are crowded with customers, and the most crowded is the girls and students. The price of 5,000 VND / skewers is indeed too popular, so the girls and students are spoiled for treatment, only a few, three tens of thousands are the same.
Hue has more than 300 dishes, but you should try to eat banh canh once. This is the most popular dish in Hue and it is suitable for low-income workers. However, this dish also makes many wealthy people “addicted” to it.
Bread soup cooked with flour, rice flour with pork skin, minced meat to add some fried fish and bones. When eating sprinkle pepper, chili powder, and chopped scallions. With only 15,000 VND / bowl, you feel sure for a night’s sleep.
Banh canh is considered a popular dish in Hue. Photo: thuathienhue
Guests can have dinner with mussel rice at the shops or street vendors on the sidewalk in Ba Huyen Thanh Quan street. Rice with mussel is the most typical dish of Hue, the burden of mussel rice in Hue cannot be counted, because almost every street has it. The mussel rice shops usually rest earlier than the vermicelli and porridge shops (around 22:00), because the rice burdens have been served from the evening.
Rice with mussels is also really cheap, only 15,000 VND / bowl, including a full range of dishes such as white rice, mussel meat, star fruit, roasted peanuts, sesame oil, pork skin, etc. Everyone knows for a long time; Hue mussel rice has been classified in the list of Vietnamese culinary dishes, so come to Hue, do not forget to eat mussel rice.
Hue mussel rice. Photo: vietravel
In addition to the typical dishes at night such as chicken porridge, pork spring rolls, spring rolls, banh canh, and mussel rice, etc.
Turmeric noodle soup. Photo: vietravel
Hue is the land of mausoleums, temples, citadels, and dreamlike watery painting, but Hue is also home to delicious dishes with a very Hue style. Bye-bye Hue, visitors will be more or less lingering about the taste of the night dishes in this world cultural heritage city.
Walking on Truong Tien bridge, iron wooden bridge
When night falls, Truong Tien Bridge becomes more splendid than ever by the colorful led system. If you want to fully enjoy the city life at night, walking is the best way to enjoy the beauty here.
The beauty of Truong Tien bridge at night. Photo: mediacdn
Located right below the bridge is Nguyen Dinh Chieu pedestrian street, the ideal destination for visitors to shop for lovely souvenirs, enjoy Hue specialties. You will be immersed in the bustling space of many restaurants, participating in street art performances such as flashmob dancing, cultural exchanges, etc. The road attracts a lot of tourists from all directions, creating an extremely bustling space in the heart of the city.
Shimmering lights. Photo: traveloka
In Hue, apart from Truong Tien Bridge, there is also a famous ironwood bridge on the Perfume River. This ironwood bridge is 400m long, 4m wide, and has a total area of 2443 m2, becoming a popular walking and playing destination for locals and tourists. Standing from the bridge, you can see the whole poetic Huong River, watch the Trang Tien Bridge change sparkling colors. If you have the opportunity to come to Hue, try once to walk here to feel how peaceful and sweet Hue is at night.
Ironwood bridge with prominent yellow color. Photo: tadtravel
Check-in Dai Noi at night
In Hue, several places are open to visit in the evening, including Ngo Mon Gate to Thai Hoa Palace – The Mieu – Dien Tho Palace – Truong Sanh Palace – Tu Phuong Vo Su Floor – Hoa Binh Gate. These are the destinations in Dai Noi with lights that look very sparkling and fanciful, creating a completely different landscape from the day.
Dai Noi at night – Experience a magical evening. Photo: baodulich
Dai Noi is a symbol of Hue, surely those who have been to Hue must visit this place at least once. At night, when the street lights are turned on, the Citadel becomes more fanciful than ever by the artistic light system shining from the Ngo Mon Gate.
Dai Noi is the symbol of Hue. Photo: metrip
Coming to Hue Citadel at night, visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy the ancient court rites, witness with their own eyes and admire the fascinating performance activities.
Besides, there are also many other service activities such as the program “Hue Citadel Night” with high-class royal cultural activities; Hien Lam Cac area (Dai Noi) has an interpretation center for royal worship … If you do not want to miss the quintessential tourist attractions in Hue, do not miss these interesting experiences.
Hue Night Life – Performing activities in Hue Citadel at night. Photo: ngoisao
Walking around Hue on a beautiful small cyclo
For the first time when visitors visit Hue, you cannot ignore the rare experience of choosing cyclo as a means of walking around here and seeing the panorama of the city from Truong Tien Bridge. Tourists walk around the city center to learn about the daily life of the people of Hue here. Hue city is not too big and noisy so it is easy for you to find your way and explore this place.
Sightseeing by cyclo. Photo: aibot
Hue city is so small, but if you walk to visit in a day, you may not be able to go to all the ideal places. Walking on a cyclo, you not only immerse yourself in a peaceful space but also slowly explore each street with ancient beauty through the mist of the past city center. The trip will take you to visit cultural and historical sites such as Dai Noi Citadel, Khai Dinh Tomb, Tomb of Minh Mang, Tomb of Tu Duc, Thien Mu Pagoda, Dong Ba Market.
Hue Night Life – Explore each street with ancient beauty. Photo: mytour
On the way, you can choose to stop at any of the attractive tourist attractions and reward yourself with a few snacks with unique flavors only available here, such as Hue beef vermicelli, spring rolls Lui, banh beo,… You can stop your car and stop by some old houses selling souvenirs such as bracelets, oil paintings, clothes in the style of Hue people.
Hue still has many interesting things waiting for you to discover. Refer to the above suggestions to experience the many fascinating activities when traveling to Hue at night. It is definitely a great choice for you to enjoy a perfect stay with family and friends.
According to Du Lich Vietnam