Just 65 km from Hanoi, Perfume Pagoda is located in Ha Tay province which boasts the highest section of limestone mountains in Vietnam. The pagoda itself is situated in a huge cave built into limestone cliffs and can only be reached by boat as there are no roads. You glide along scenic waterways and walk up steep mountain paths, visiting the pagodas and temples built in this area over the centuries.
Start city: Hanoi
End city: Hanoi
Duration: 1 day
Departure: Daily, upon your request.
Destination: Hanoi ( Huong pagoda – Thien Tru pagpda – Yen Vy stream)
|Tour price: Quotation in USD per person US$
South Pacific’s bus and guide will pick you up at your hotel. Travel for two hours through the picturesque countryside and interesting back roads to the village of Duc. Here you board a small boat for a one hour journey on Yen Vy stream to Thien Tru Quay. From here you may climb the steps or take the cable car to Huong pagoda. More about the pagoda your lunch is served.
Descending to Thien Tru Quay, you will see many beautiful and precious sculptures and have the opportunity to take photos of these places of worship. Board your boat to return to Duc Wharf where your bus is waiting to take you back to Hanoi. Tour ends in your hotel.