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Perfume Pagoda Tour from Hanoi City provided by Vietnam Holidays Travel

Perfume Pagoda Tour from Hanoi City

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Overview
In Ha Tay Province, about 100 km outside from the centre of Ha Noi to the South, lies one of the most popular religious sites in Vietnam. The Perfume Pagoda actually consists of a series of pagodas built inside grottoes. The sacred shrines are typical of Buddhist shrines found all over the world, but their unique context and importance to Vietnamese Buddhists – who show up in the springtime in large numbers – make the Perfume Pagoda an obligatory stop in Vietnam’s north.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Old Quarter
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Perfume Pagoda
    Stop: 8 minutes - Admission included
    At 7:45 , your guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel in Ha Noi City. It will take around 2 hours to row boat trip for going to visit that land on the Yen stream of “romantic time” and Thien Tru harbor. The entrance of the cave has the appearance of an open dragon’s mouth, and Chinese characters are carved in a wall at the mouth of the cave. Inside the cave are many statues of deities, including a large statue of the Buddha, as well as one of the Bodhisattva Quan Am. Among the naturally occurring features of the cave are numerous stalactites and stalagmites, many of which are named, believed to possess special powers, and worn smooth from years of rubbing by visitors. Pilgrims often gather under one particular stalactite, which resembles a breast, to catch drops of water in hopes of being blessed with health. Huong Tich cave is also considered as a sacred place because a legend says that the Bodhisattva Quan Am visited it in order to help human souls. Then, you will enjoy time to trek up and down and visit the main cave. You will arrive at Huong Tich cave on the top of the mountain and see Golden-Silver tree rice stuck. You will have an hour to have lunch in a restaurant at the bottom of a mountain . After lunch time, you will visit the Heaven Kitchen pagoda and learn more about ancient Buddhism architectural at Le Dynasty. Finally, you will be taken back to Hanoi by row-boat-trip and road trip.
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  • You'll end at
    Old Quarter
    Hàng Ngang, Hàng Đào, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội 100000, Vietnam
    You will be picked up at your hotel which is located within old quarter of Ha Noi City. Picking up at other suburban districts will be extra charged $8 USD/ group/ round ways (pick up and drop off).
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Important Information
Departure Point
Old Quarter, Hàng Ngang, Hàng Đào, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội 100000, Vietnam
Duration
11h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Lunch
  • Boat fee
  • Bottled water
  • All entrance fees
  • Travel insurance: $5,000 USD/ case/ person
  • Entry/Admission - Perfume Pagoda
Exclusions
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping/Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Additional charge for 1-way cable car: 100,000 vnd / pax
  • Additional charge for 2-way cable car: VND 160,000 / pax
  • Children under 4 years free to eat. 2 adults can only accompany 1 child under 5 years old. The 2nd child pays 75% of people.
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Key Details
  • Duration: 11h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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