There is something poetic about a town whose main landmark is a river, more so if the river named is as equally poetic sounding as Perfume River of Hue, Vietnam.

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Perfume River is a perfect shade of blue while on a typical drizzly Hue weather which was exactly what I experienced, it was a muddy shade of green, though not lacking any sort of charm.

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Most people come to Hue for its old Imperial Citadel, iconic Thien Mu Pagoda, charming purple long dress and romantic Perfume River.

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The boat trip on Perfume River - a famous poetic river flows between the city is the best way to enjoy the beautiful scenery while boat is cruising through green villages.

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The Perfume River, it turns out, is only fragrant at a specific time of the year, in the autumn, when the flowers in the orchards up river lose their blossoms into the water.

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Boat ride on lovely Perfume river to see the daily life of the locals on two sides of river bank

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Cruising on Dragon boat and listen the folk songs of Hue along Perfume River

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Perfume River or Huong Giang or Huong River is a nice and peaceful river which runs throughout Hue City. Huong River runs very slowly because this river is not much higher than the water level of ocean.

Take a boat along Perfume River to contemplate the beautiful sightseeing and the daily life of the locals in Hue is one of the fun and interested activity of tourists while visiting this poetic city. Beside that, while boat ride on lovely Perfume river is you are listened the folk songs of Hue people, they sing very well and specially, their voice is particular and available of Hue people only.

But every year, Perfume River also causes the large floods in the raining season, so that you should also avoid visiting Hue City in the flood season around from September to November, these months have much raining in this city. Perfume River is considered as the heart of Hue, any tourist arrive to Hue also easy to see this famous and romantic river, so that the city tour in Hue must included the boat trip Perfume River, while taking a boat trip in the river you should not miss to hear the folk songs of Hue, it is very special and famous in Hue because there is just Hue to be this special folk songs.

Perfume River is situated in the Hue center, so it is also very convenient for you to see this river, if you stay far from the center of Hue City, you also catch a bus, taxi or cyclo to go to this river. There are many cyclo in Hue City, it has every where and it is also cheap for the tourists to take it, you are also visited both of the Hue city and this famous river when you take a cyclo tour around Hue.

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