afloat on Huong river
Tourists on a boat decorated in the royal style listen to Hue
traditional royal music while travelling down the Huong River. — VNS
Photo Thai Loc
THUA THIEN-HUE — The Hue
Theatre of Traditional and Royal Arts on Tuesday began hosting traditional music
and dance shows at Nghinh Luong Temple.
The threatre is also
offering a boat cruise along the Huong River.
Two shows, performed from
7pm to 10.30pm every night, consist of dancing, nha nhac (royal music),
poem recitation and a royal tea ceremony.
The theatre is also
organising royal banquets for groups of more than 20 tourists on a royal boat.
The ticket price for the
show and the boat cruise is VND50,000 (US$2.9) and VND150,000 ($8.6),
respectively. The musical performance and the banquet cost VND500,000 ($28.6).