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Introduction

The Perfume Pagoda is one of the highlights of the Hanoi area and one of the most important religious sites in Buddhist Vietnam. Perfume Pagoda is located in Huong Son (Perfume mountain) 70 km southwest of Hanoi Unlike other spiritual sites, Perfume Pagoda possesses a good combination of temples, pagodas, moutains and forest; or in other words, a vast landscape complex with harmony of nature and artificial construction. Passing historical up and down over multiple centuries, the Pagoda has carved its image in the mind and the heart of Vietnamese people, who are looking for a peace in soul and put their belief in sacred Buddhism.
 

Highlights

  Explore one of the pagoda temples of the Mahayana Buddhists of Vietnam
  Get stunning views of the landscape on a boat trip along the Yen River
  Look at the amazing carvings at the entrance to Huong Tich Cave
  Take a scenic drive through the Red River Delta
 

Itinerary


8:00 - 8:30 Get pick up by our tour guide and bus then depart for Perfume Pagoda (60 km west of Hanoi). Have a break 20 minutes half way to relax and experience Vietnamese handicraft products such as lacquer wares, paintings, embroideries…

10:00 Upon arrival prepare your things and start a 40 minute boat ride along the river side to enjoy beautiful landscapes of streams and paddy fields.

11:00 Leave the boat and do hiking up to the unique pagoda inside the cave (Huong Tich Cave) on the mountain summit (2.5km in height). Reaching the cave, you will have a feeling of entering the holy land of Buddhism. Also experience the breath-taking views of the mountainous landscape. We will arrange cable car return way for you.

12:30 Go back down and enjoy Vietnamese lunch in a local restaurant nearby.

14:20 Visit Thien Tru Pagoda (called celestial kitchen), viewing the beautiful religious architectures.

15:00 Board the boat back to Duc Dock and return Hanoi.

18:30 Arrive in Hanoi. Get dropped off at your morning places. Tour ends.

 

Package Included

•  Transportation with A/C
• 
 English speaking tour guide
  Entrance fees & Mineral water bottle
  Vietnamese lunch
•  Cable car tickets at 9USD/person/2 ways

Package Excluded

• Beverages, Tips( not compulsory), and Personal Expenses
• Other things not mentioned clearly in the packages

Note

• The tour price above is for group tour.
• Please contact us if you want to do private tour.


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