Vietnam News for Hue
Hue's night pedestrian zone around the Imperial Citadel was officially opened last Friday evening, April 22nd after a long postponement due to the Covid-19 pandemic outbreak.
After 2 years of closure due to Covid-19, Thua Thien Hue Province is preparing to welcome Korean visitors with vaccine passports in December.
From October 1st, more provinces in Central Vietnam plan to welcome back domestic tourists from safe areas while the North and South focus on intra-provincial tourism.
Recently, the Vietnamese Ministry of Transport has approved a project of using steam-locomotive trains on the Hue – Da Nang Railway, a part of the Hanoi-Ho Chi Minh route, for tourism purposes.
Due to 2 new Covid-19 cases recorded without a specific source of transmission in the community, the provincial authorities of Thua Thien Hue have recently prohibited gatherings exceeding 20 people and paused all tourist attractions and historical relics since Thursday, August 12.
Recently, Hue has constantly been highly evaluated as a potential attraction by different reputable travel magazines and channels in the world.
Tripadvisor readers have voted two experiences in Vietnam among the Top 25 best travel experiences in the world including a Hue – Hoi An motorbike tour and a private Ho Chi Minh street food tour.
From late February to March 31st, Vietjet Air - one of Vietnam’s cost-saving airlines - has offered a special gift for passengers.