Thanh Toan Tile Bridge is one of the ancient architectural monuments containing old beauty, tinged with time, at the same time, it is also a valuable bridge of unique art in Vietnam today.
Learn the history of Thanh Toan Tile Bridge
Where is thanh toan tile bridge? This is one of the famous hue tourist destinations, located in Thuy Thanh commune, in Huong Thuy district, Thua Thien Hue province, this area is about 8km from hue city center.
The bridge is over a bald one that runs from the beginning to the end of Thanh Toan village. The village was established in the late 16th century, most of the village’s patriarchs were Thanh Hoa people who followed Lord Nguyen Hoang here. Later, Ms. Tran Thi Dao – a niece of the Chen family (about the 6th generation) donated money to the village to build this bridge. By 1990, the bridge was recognized as a national monument.
How is the road to Thanh Toan tile bridge?
To come to Thanh Toan tile bridge or many other attractive destinations, you can “pocket” the tourist map of Hue. In fact, the ancient bridge is located in the suburbs, about 6km from the city center in the southeast direction.
Where to visit thanh Toan Hue tile bridge?
Thanh Toan tile bridge tourism, visitors should combine to visit many other attractive destinations of Hue such as: Huong River, Dong Ba Market, Dai Nội Hue, Thuy Tien Lake, Khai Dinh Mausoleum…
What is attractive about visiting Thanh Toan Hue tile bridge?
Discover the ancient beauty at Thanh Toan tile bridge
According to the description of Thanh Toan tile-roofed bridge, this bridge was built in the architectural style of “upper family Ha Kieu”. This is a unique ancient architecture found only at a few ancient bridges such as Khuc Thoai Bridge, Phu Khe Bridge in the North or Hoi An Bridge Pagoda…
The bridge is 18m long, 5m wide, divided into 7 main compartments. The roof is completely covered with lapis lazuli tiles. Stretching along the body of the bridge are two platforms, each side has a railing for visitors to sit and cool off. The main material that makes up this bridge is wood, which makes it sturdy and cool.
Check-in photo right at Thanh Toan tile bridge in Hue
The Thanh Toan tiled bridge relic connects the two banks of a small tributary of Nhu Y river. The river is gentle, flowing smoothly creating a very lyrical scene. Visitors there can take pictures with the natural landscape or the architecture outside and inside of the bridge. Therefore, this is also an interesting Hue check-in point that you should not miss.
Join Thanh Toan Tile Bridge Festival
If you have time to come to Hue during the Festival season, don’t forget the way back to Thanh Toan Hue tile bridge because on this occasion, the people of Thanh Thuy commune will hold a spiritual procession for Mrs. build bridge. Within the framework of this festival, there will be an opening ceremony, ceremonies, along with many attractive cultural and tourist activities for visitors to enjoy and experience.
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