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Perfume River

Hue, Vietnam
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“dragon boat” (152 reviews)
“thien mu pagoda” (96 reviews)
“boat tour” (14 reviews)
Hue, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely river, wide and beautiful, can do evening dinner trips or day trips . Lovely to sit on the promenade and relax and have a local beer and watch the boats go by.

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We booked a boat for 2 (via a local agent) to visit Tu Duc and Ming Mang . The ride was slow and scenery not very interesting. However we were in no rush and it was an easy way to get to see the pagoda...More

Thank daryl c
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Please regulate the selling of souvenirs! The serenity and history is spoiled by the many vendors selling the same thing. Hue has incredible history and beauty to offer but the multitude of souvenir vendors. Quality not quantity should be the theme. That being said I...More

Thank idgriffin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a cruise on the perfume river moved up to its origin. Nice! Very peaceful and green! Very relaxing!

Thank Tho C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a river. Nothing too special, but easy way to get to the best entrance of the pagoda. Very calm though and very wide. Otherwise not much to say about it.

Thank szy478
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got to walked in Hue along the Parfume river. We liked our walk. On the south east side, the walk is peaceful, no cars. The walking area (no cars) was not busy though, the restaurants and boutique were not all open. Was peaceful with...More

Thank Denysls
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend sitting alongside this river day or night. There are a few restaurants and a park near this river. It is also great for a scenic drive next to the river.

Thank spiderted
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The name should say it all but unfortunately does not. Its a smelly dirty river however nice to be on it is not the local business card. We did it but would not do it again

Thank Mvmcheese
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take a nice lazy cruise on the dragonboat on this river just to relax and watch the scenery going by.

Thank Itchytwiggy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very pleasant trip down perfume river, taking in the sights from Hue as we travelled to Minh Mang's Mausoleum.

Thank Chris T
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Katy B
30 January 2015|
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Response from Ben G | Reviewed this property |
Hi there - I didn't do the cooking experience so I can't help you I'm afraid - I did notice on all tours and courses that costs vary wildly depending on whether you book it yourself or if you go through a hotel. Have fun! Ben