Thuy Bieu Village – The Eco Village In Hue, Vietnam

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Thuy Bieu Village Introduction

Thuy Bieu Village is a hidden gem in Hue City – An ancient city in the S-shaped country – Vietnam. The village is a famous tourist attraction in Hue because it attracts many visitors annually.

People visit here to admire the natural beauty, and it has still preserved the old images of Vietnam country in the past. Today’s article would like to introduce you to the eco-village of Hue – Thuy Bieu Village.

Thuy Bieu Eco Village’s Location

Thuy Bieu is a small ancient village located about 5 kilometers from Hue City – on the right of Huong River’s riverside. As a combination between Nguyet Bieu village and Luong Quan village, the village is surrounded by several beautiful tourist attractions such as Perfume River or Vong Canh Hill.

How To Get To Thuy Bieu Village?

It is not difficult for you to get to Thuy Bieu Village from Hue city center. You can book a taxi, a grab car or rent a motorbike to get there because it is quite near. Moreover, if you want to experience the best Thuy Bieu Village tour, you can refer to our Thuy Bieu Tour and Cooking Class from Hue and book it.

The Village Name’s Origin

Previously, we already talked about Thuy Bieu as a combination of Nguyet Bieu Village and Luong Quan Village. In the past, Nguyet Bieu Village was formed in 1559, sooner than the founding of Luong Quan Village.

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Following Chinese meanings, Thuy Bieu means “a bowl of water”. Its name was inspired by the geographical location of the village surrounded by the water of the Huong River, which is full of peace and beauty.  

What To Explore In Thuy Bieu Village?

Discover Natural Beauty By Bikes

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Thuy Bieu Village is surrounded by gardens, green bamboo, and seasonal fruits or banana trees. So, it is incredible to ride a bike and discover the natural beauty with a quiet vibe here and breathe the fresh air.

Visit Garden House

The first place you can discover when visiting Thuy Bieu Village is the Garden House. The house has an ancient vibe with a big lotus lake in the center of the yard.

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Moreover, there are many Ornamental plants and luxuriant gardens of citrus and bamboo surrounding it. Hence, you will feel a peaceful vibe with a fresh atmosphere if you visit the ancient Garden House in Thuy Bieu.

Explore Fighting Arena Of Elephant and Tiger

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Next, tourists will be surprised when they see a fighting arena of elephants and tigers. The arena is more than 183 years old. Also, it is one of the most typical architectures under the Nguyen Dynasty. Although there are some parts eroded following time, you still can feel the heat of every battle here.

Enjoy Thanh Tra Fruit

A very famous typical icon of Thuy Bieu is Thanh Tra. This is a kind of fruit in the village. Thanh Tra fruits are watering, tasty, and sweet. Especially, the royal family was one who was able to taste Thanh Tra in the past.

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Furthermore, Thuy Bieu Village will be more beautiful when the season of Thanh’s flowers bloom. Every village’s corners are covered by white flowers with aromas in the air. Plus, tourists can easily see locals selling Thanh Tra on the road, so don’t hesitate to buy some as presents for relatives when you come back home!

Ruong House

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Ruong House, more than hundreds of years old, is a traditional house with the typical architecture of the old house in Hue City. Most of the house’s parts are made from wood with a lot of pillars, so it is called by the name “Nhà Rương” or “Ruong House”. When you live in this house, it is very comfortable because it is so warm in the winter and cool in the summer because of its unique architecture.

Nearby Tourist Attractions

Thien Mu Pagoda

Located in the enchanting city of Hue in central Vietnam, the Thien Mu Pagoda stands as a timeless symbol of spirituality, serenity, and rich cultural heritage.

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The pagoda is one of the most iconic and oldest religious sites in the country. Plus, this magnificent Buddhist temple attracts visitors with its graceful architecture, breathtaking setting, and profound spiritual significance. 

Vong Canh Hill

Vong Canh Hill, located on the outskirts of Hue, Vietnam, offers a picturesque natural beauty. This idyllic hilltop overlooks the enchanting Perfume River, adorned with verdant landscapes and serene waters.

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When standing on the top, you will see the panoramic vista from Vong Canh Hill with rolling hills, lush foliage, and the iconic Thien Mu Pagoda in the distance. It is a place of tranquility and inspiration, where visitors can bask in the gentle breeze, marvel at the stunning sunset, and find solace amidst the breathtaking scenery.

Hon Chen Temple

Hon Chen Temple, situated on the banks of the Perfume River near Hue, Vietnam, is a place of deep spiritual significance and cultural heritage. Dating back centuries, this charming temple is dedicated to the goddess Thien Y A Na, revered as the protector of fishermen and sailors.

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Its traditional architecture, adorned with intricate carvings and vibrant colors, creates an atmosphere of reverence and mystique. Nestled amidst lush greenery and surrounded by a tranquil ambiance, Hon Chen Temple offers a glimpse into Vietnam’s spiritual past, enchanting visitors with its timeless charm and divine allure.

Mausoleum of Emperor Tu Duc

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The Mausoleum of Emperor Tu Duc is in the serene city of Hue, Vietnam. Constructed in the 19th century, this sprawling complex encompasses a lush garden, tranquil lakes, and meticulously designed pavilions.  Plus, this is the final resting place of Emperor Tu Duc or it also has another name called “Khiêm Lăng”.


In conclusion, we have just introduced you to a very interesting and ancient village in Vietnam – Thuy Bieu Village. Vietnam Vacation hopes that the article will give you useful information for your Hue City Tour in Vietnam and experience the best Thuy Trieu Village Tour.