PERFUME PAGODA TOUR (1 DAY)
7.30 – 8.00 Our tour guide and driver will pick up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter then transfer to perfume pagoda. After about 2hrs traveling by bus, we will arrive Ben Duc boat harbor then we take an hour boat trip – rowed by local people on the stream named Yen stream.
10.00 We will deeply enjoy the attractive mountain views mirror-image in the crystal water mirror of the stream en route and the nice rice paddies on sides. We get to the main pagoda- cave on the top of the highest mountain in the range by walking up or using cable car to visit a beautiful cave in Huong pagoda’s complex.
13.00 Have local lunch, and then walk to the Thien Tru Pagoda (Heavens Kitchen) for worshiping and breaking. One more time, sitting on bamboo boat 1 hour to come back Yen wharf (around 16.00).
18.00 Ends of trip in your hotel.
The Perfume Pagoda (Chùa Hương) is a vast complex of Buddhist temples and shrines built into the limestone Huong Tich mountains. The Perfume Pagoda one of the most important religious sites in Buddhist Vietnam. Every spring, after the Lunar New Year, thousands of Vietnamese pilgrims come here to pray for all the health and prosperity they need to get them through the year. You will glide along scenic waterways and walk up steep mountain paths visiting the pagodas and temples that were built in this area over the last centuries.
All rates are USD per person.
|Group Size||2 – 3||4 – 6||7 – 10||10+|
+ Bus or Van pick up and drop off at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter
+ All entrance fees include 2 ways cable car
+ Boat trip on Yen Stream
+ Vietnamese/ Vegetarian lunch
+ English speaking tour guide
– Personal expenses
+ Free of charge for children under 5 years
+ Surcharge 50% rate of adult for children (5 – 9 years)
+ From 10 years is adult’s rate
– Special request (diet or vegetarian,…) should be sent before your departure date.
– The itinerary can be changed due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.