Danang is biggest city in the Central Vietnam. Being able to highlight both modern and cultural architecture, Danang is one of the most visited city in the country. The city is perfectly located next to the famous previous royal capital of Vietnam, Hue. Hue from Danang is about 96 kilometers away which makes it easier to have day trips from Da Nang to Hue. Da Nang to Hue Day Trip would also entail many remarkable stops along the way.

First and one of the must thing to do while in Danang is to get to the top of the Hai Van pass. The Hai Van Pass offers the best panoramic view of Danang city and beautiful white sand beach of Lang Co.

Da Nang to Hue Day Trip - Day trips from Da Nang - Hai Van Pass
Da Nang to Hue Day Trip – Day trips from Da Nang – Hai Van Pass

 

Da Nang to Hue Day Trip - Day trips from Da Nang - Lap An Lagoon
Da Nang to Hue Day Trip – Day trips from Da Nang – Lap An Lagoon

Lap An Lagoon is one of the most underrated destination in Central Vietnam. The clear water of the lagoon reflects the massive Bach Ma mountain, a definitely picture-perfect place, anytime of the day.

Da Nang to Hue Day Trip - Day trips from Da Nang - Khai Dinh Tomb
Da Nang to Hue Day Trip – Day trips from Da Nang – Khai Dinh Tomb

Upon arriving in Hue, you’ll be greeted by the astonishing and lavish tomb of the twelfth emperor of Nguyen Dynasty, Khai Dinh. A great guide will make you appreciate the whole mausoleum more, but even without a guide you’ll definitely love the whole interior and exterior design of the whole place.

After exploring the Khai Dinh tomb, you will be driven to a Hue local restaurant. If you haven’t heard yet, Hue got the best food in entire country. Locals say it because Central Vietnam got the best ingredients, I’d say it’s because they lived with kings for more than hundred years.

Da Nang to Hue Day Trip - Day trips from Da Nang - Hue Citadel
Da Nang to Hue Day Trip – Day trips from Da Nang – Hue Imperial Citadel

Get some rest before heading to the the main attraction in Hue, the Imperial Citadel of Nguyen dynasty – Vietnam’s last dynasty. The Forbidden City and Citadel were home to all the Nguyen Kings and their royal family. The massive pillars and walls stand the test of time and wars.

Da Nang to Hue Day Trip - Day trips from Da Nang - Thien Mu Pagoda
Da Nang to Hue Day Trip – Day trips from Da Nang – Thien Mu Pagoda

Visit the serene surroundings of the oldest and most beautiful pagoda in Hue, the Thien Mu Pagoda. It was erected at the bank of the Perfume river which flows across the city of Hue. Best way to end the Danang to Hue Day Trip. Transfer from Danang to Hue by car is available for day trips from Danang to Hue.