Have you explored the royal tombs and citadel and want another attraction to experience in Hue? Come to Chuon Lagoon immediately! This lagoon will bring the peaceful and poetic beauty of Hue city that you can not see in any attractions before. Therefore, let us show you the beauty of Chuon Lagoon in this article.

Chuon Lagoon in Hue

About Chuon Lagoon

Chuon Lagoon is part of the Tam Giang Lagoon system; and is always famous for its natural beauty and ecological significance. The lagoon serves as an important habitat for a variety of flora and fauna of Hue city. That makes it a paradise for nature enthusiasts. The fishing village is also a unique feature in Chuon lagoon. Tourists can immerse themselves in local Vietnamese life, enjoy fresh seafood and enjoy activities such as boating. Therefore, this lagoon will be a must-see attraction every time you come to Hue city.

Dam Chuon Lagoon

How to get to Chuon Lagoon?

This famous lagoon is located about 12 km from Hue city center. If you want a relaxing and comfortable trip, Hue private car will always be the perfect choice for you. A friendly driver will pick you up and drop you off at your hotel in Hue city center. So you just need to sit back and relax before we arrive and explore the natural beauty of Chuon Lagoon.

However, motorbike will be the best choice for you on a flexible trip to Chuon Lagoon. This option is also suitable for your budget trip in Hue. You can rental a motorbike in the motorbike rentals in Hue and its price ranges from 100,000 – 150,000 VND/day (4 – 6 USD).

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The ideal time to go to Chuon Lagoon

April to August is considered the best time to admire the Chuon Lagoon beauty. This is a dry season in Hue city. The weather in this season is perfect for admire the natural landscapes. Additionally, if luckily, tourists will have chance to experience the Chuon Village Festival. Furthermore, you can also taste fresh seafoods at reasonable prices because this season is also the harvest of fisherman in this lagoon.

Things to do in Chuon Lagoon

Explore the rural beauty of Chuon Village

The highlight of this lagoon will be the rural landscapes. Additionally, when you arrive at Chuon lagoon, you can see the fishing village nearby. So you can not only observe the rural scenery but also observe the daily activities of local people. The peaceful and poetic atmosphere of this village will make you fell relax and comfortable than ever.

Chuon lagoon landscape

Admire Sunset and Sunrise Moments

Chuon Lagoon is always renowned for its captivating sunrise and sunset views. The blue waters mirror the sky as it transforms into a breathtaking canvas of colors. For early risers, watching the sunrise at Chuon Lagoon is a magical experience. The mornings are quiet and the air is filled with tranquility, making it an ideal time for you to relaxation and photography. However, the sunset in this lagoon is also gorgeous scenery for tourists to admire. If you miss the sunrise of this lagoon, the sunset moments can be the perfect replace.

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Sunset at Chuon lagoon

Participate in Chuon village traditional festival

If you come to Chuon village on the 15th, 16th, 17th days of the 7th lunar month, you will observe the ancestral procession festival of Chuon village. This is a brilliant picture with all kinds of colors from traditional costumes, flags, and palanquins. This festival is a beautiful ancient cultural beauty that is still kept and preserved in the ancient capital. So, if you have time, don’t forget to join this festival.

Thu Te festival

Learn more about daily life of locals

One of the best ways to learn about local life is to interact with the people who live there. You can easily interact with local people in this lagoon, learn more about the daily activities of fishermen, … In addition, this will help you understand more deeply about Vietnamese culture and traditions. The friendliness and kindness of the local people will make your trip more interesting and fun.

fishermen at Chuon Lagoon

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Taste fresh seafoods

Dam Chuon not only has natural beauty but also delactable seafood. Local seafood is a plus point of this lagoon. From freshly caught grilled fish to shrimp and crab, all these dishes will satisfy your cravings right from the first bite. There will be many restaurants along the lagoon serving a variety of seafood dishes here. So you can easily find an establishment to try local food and fresh seafood.

fresh seafood at Chuon Lagoon

Visit Market of Chuon Lagoon

If you want to experience local life, you can visit the bustling market at Chuon Lagoon. You can observe the buying and selling activities of local people and how they communicate with each other at this market. So, this market is an opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture.

Chuon market

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Chuon Lagoon will be the perfect tourist destination for you to admire the peaceful and poetic atmosphere of Hue city. Admiring the natural landscape, learning more about local life and enjoying seafood in this lagoon will leave unforgettable memories during your trip to Hue.

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