Getting to Hue

Location

The event Village and Expo will be located in the park by Phu Van Lau Pavilion in front of Hue Citadel, built in 1819 by Gia Long King. The pavilion is the place of listing important royal edicts of Nguyen Dynasty and emperors, as well as the place of releasing the result of examination held by the king. This pavilion is also the place where the race briefing and registration will take place.

Please see the map for information.

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Transportation

Hue city located in central Vietnam, therefore, transportation to Hue city is extremely easy and convenient with the following suggestions:

Plane

Phu Bai International Airport has been upgraded to serve tourism development in Hue. There are many flights from Ha Noi and Ho Chi Minh City to Hue. It is about 15 kilometres from Phu Bai International Airport in to the city. There are many choices of airlines: Vietnam Airlines, Jet star Pacific, Viet jet Air with the price for a one way domestic flight from about US$35 (900.000 VNĐ). We are able to assist you with reservations on domestic and regional flights taking the hassle out of your weekend. Please get in touch with our team at info@coupedehuecyclerace.com for more information.

Once off the plane you will be welcomed by our concierge at our desk within the airport, they will be able to arrange private transfers or join in transfers to our preferred hotel partners located in the city.

Train

Several North – South trains leave from Ha Noi and Ho Chi Minh City daily to Hue city. The train will stop at Hue Station. If you love exploring and experiencing trains in Vietnam, there are many options to choose from:

From Ha Noi: The people can choose any type of chair/bed with the price from US$15 to US$34 (from 350.000 to 800.000 VNĐ)

From Ha Noi: The people can choose any type of chair/bed with the price from US$17 to US$51 (from 4000.000 to 1.200.000 VNĐ)

Please get in touch with our team at info@coupedehuecyclerace.com for more information and booking assistance

Bus

From Hue city, the people can choose the bus for the short trip to Da Nang City or Hoi an Old Town and vice versa. The open bus will be a suitable choice for everyone on a budget to see the beautiful scenery along the way with a price of approximately US$3, 5 (80.000 VND)/person/turn.

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Getting Around (Motorbike/Cyclo/Taxi)

For getting around the city, you will have 2 options for choose:

– If you can drive a motorbike/scooter, you should rent the motorbike/scooter for moving around the city with the price from US$5 – US$10 (100.000 – 200.000 VNĐ) /bike/day.(Please be careful when rent and drive the motorbike/scooter in Vietnam, we recommend you don’t drive without a licence and insurance)

– If you want to sightsee around the city and some of the cultural destinations, you could choose a local Cyclo (Xích lô – a type of transportation famous in Vietnam). We suggest you use our services for booking and the best price, Please see our list of touring options.

  • For the taxi, we suggest: Mai Linh (Green Car), Thanh Cong, Taxi Vang (Yellow Taxi), Huong Giang… Thanh Cong taxi provides a good price, good service and the best drivers. Thanh Cong: (023)43.57.57.57

 

Taxi Huong Giang: (023)43.87.87.87 Mai Linh: (023)43.89.89.89

Taxi Vang: (023)43.79.79.79 Taxi Gili: (023)43.82.82.82

Suggested transport service

One of the best activities to experience when visiting Hue City that is a trip in a Dragon Boat along the Perfume River.  On the Dragon boat you will have the chance to see many of the cultural sites lining the river including the Royal Tombs. There is also the option of a delectable dinner aboard a sunset cruise with an ice cold sundowner. Please contact us for the best options for this activity info@coupedehuecyclerace.com.

Contact us for the tours/packages: thu.pham@coupedehuecyclerace.com
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