Hue is central Vietnam was the seat of Nguyen Dynasty emperors and the national capital from 1802-1945. It is home to a massive royal citadel called the Forbidden Purple City, which admittedly sounds more interesting than the actual war-ravaged site. For travelers who love visiting heritage sites, a more tempting incentive to visit Hue are exquisite imperial tombs scattered around the outskirts of the city.

Hue, in Central Vietnam, is located two hours north of Danang. The best way to get there is by train, which offers scenic coastal views along the Hai Van Pass. If you want to fly directly, Hue-Phu Bai Airport (HUI) serves flights from Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh, Da Lat & Nha Trang. Travel time to Hue-Phu Bai Airport takes around 1 hour from Hanoi and 1.5 hours from Ho Chi Minh.

For your next trip to Da Nang

How much does it cost to visit Da Nang? Click below to compare rates and discounts online:


Da Nang Flights

Tours & Activities



Da Nang Travel Guide Blog

Da Nang is the gateway to Central Vietnam. Here's a list of beautiful places & fun things to do that are worth a spot in your bucketlist.

See more trip inspiration below. Scroll down for more travel tips & guides. Follow Detourista on:


Where to stay in Da Nang

Click below to search recommended Da Nang hotels/hostels/home rentals within your budget. Book online with these trusted booking sites for rock-bottom prices & convenient bookings.

Pro tip: Remember to set your minimum/maximum price, travel dates, and sort by review ratings. Book sooner rather than later if you already have your dates set. Cheaper-priced rooms and hotels with high reviews tend to get fully booked faster, especially during busy days like weekends, holidays & peak tourist seasons.

Da Nang Tours, Packages & Discounts

Check prices online & read traveler reviews. Pre-book your trip now with these trusted booking sites:


Da Nang Transport & Fares

Book your way to & around Da Nang. Click below to view flight, ferry, buses fares & more posted online:


Da Nang Flights

Find cheap flights by comparing multiple airlines with these airfare comparison & booking sites: