Great place. Entrance was 150.000d better is go there early morning. After 9 am coming lot of buses with tourists.
About Tomb of Khai Dinh
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Rented a scooter and drove out to this tomb, mostly on a hunch. Very impressive site with a lot of buildings, status and stairs. You should be prepared to work your calves as you will encounter a couple of very steep stairs to reach first...More
I could have spent longer at this huge Tomb. It was well worth seeing and understanding the history and trials of imperial Vietnam.
Strangely the Khai Dinh tomb, which according to our Vietnamese guide, was the most liked of all imperial tombs amongst Europeans reminded me of Versailles; not because of similarities in decoration (In fact these are totally different), but because, like Versailles, it is too kitschy...More
Compared to the spacious layout of Minh Manh Tomb, this 12th emperor's tomb reflects the loss of fortune & prestige, built on a small plot of hillside (tiny by royal standards) using cheap ugly gray concrete exteriors and gaudy ceramic mosaic interiors. No depth, no...More
This tomb was very impressive for me.Scale is much more smaller than Minh Mang.But both of outside and inside of this tomb are totally luxurious and gorgeous.
Khai Dinh was educated in France so his tomb architecture is influenced by European/French architecture. Thus there are elements of European design, especially in the glass mosaics on the walls, and the furniture and ceiling friezes. The temple/tomb structures have a specific pattern in which...More
Totally different than the other tombs (small and on the mountain side) you visit a building which could also be in Europe, but if you enter it you know that you are not in Europe... :-) It's defenitly worth to be visited. Maybe you stop...More