Hue Citadel will officially open at night from April 22 (19h to 22h daily) to serve domestic and foreign visitors with a price of VND120,000 for Vietnames and VND 150,000 for foreigners.
From April 22 to 29, free-of-fare will be offer for local people in Thua Thien Hue province, from 29-4 onwards will be free 50% fare.
Guests visiting the Citadel at night will experience the splendor of the ancient imperial palace of Hue with many activities taking place from Ngo Mon Gate, Trung Dao Bridge, Thai Dich Lake to The Mieu, Cung Dien Tho, Truong Sen …
In addition, some rituals are also re-presented to serve guests such as exchange ceremony, musical performances, royal worship at Hien Lam, martial arts, dance and court games … are also reflected to serve tourists enjoy.
To meet the needs of visitors, the Hue Citadel Conservation Center has installed many LED lighting systems in the destinations within the Citadel. According to Phan Thanh Hai, director of Hue Ancient Relics Center, opening the Citadel at night is to create a highlight in the tour of discovering the Central of Vietnam heritage and Hue tour.
(translated from http://tuoitre.vn – Minh An)