VN45E Visit the mausoleums of Emperor Tu Duc & Khai Dinh (HD)
Hue – Tu Duc – Khai Dinh - Hue
Drive outskirts of Hue to visit the impressive mausoleums of Emperor Tu Duc and Emperor Khai Dinh. The mausoleum of Tu Duc, the ‘poet Emperor’, is set in an elegant garden with a magnificent lake and pavilion complex. In complete contrast to Emperor Tu Duc's stylish creation, the mausoleum of Emperor Khai Dinh is appears at first to be an unimposing concrete construction. The beauty and originality of it lies with a unique combination of Vietnamese and European features and the use of fragments of ceramics and glass for decoration. Drive back to Hue City.