Thua Thien - Hue Province is located in Central Vietnam. It is next to Quang Tri Province to the north, Danang to the south, and Quang Nam Province to the south-west. Hue leans up against the Truong Son mountain range and is washed by the East Sea, along its 120km seashore. It is about 700 km south of the national capital of Hanoi and about 1100 km (690 mi.) north of Ho Chi Minh City, the country’s largest city, formerly known as Saigon. Hue has many heritages like: The Imperial Capital, Thien Mu Pagoda, Huong River and Nha nha.