Perfume Pagoda Tour full Day
Chua Huong (Perfume pagoda) is located in Huong son (Perfume mountain) 70 km
southwest of Hanoi. Chua Huong is not one temple but a cluster of temples and
shrines in the general vicinity of Huong son. The pagoda(s) are located in My
Duc hamlet in the province of Ha Tay former (Hanoi now). According to the book,
Huong Son Thien Tru Pha, Huong Tich temple was built during the reign of Le
Chinh Hoa (1680-1705), by a monk who happened on the site on his way to search
for enlightenment. Other shrines and temples were later built in this area to
take advantage of the beautiful scenery in this area.
8:30am. Tour guide & Car driver pick you up at your
hotel then transfer to Perfume Pagoda (Ha Tay Province). After 2hrs driving,
you will arrive at Ben Duc boat harbor. Then you take one hour trip on a small
boat-rowed by local people on the stream named Yen. You can deeply enjoy the
attractive mountain views mirror-image in the crystal water mirror of the
stream en route.
Getting out of the boat, it takes you about 1 hour to trek up to the main
Pagoda - Cave on the top of the highest mountain in the range – which is
considered as the most beautiful Cave under South Asia sky! Taking photo &
learn about Vietnam history, Buddhism religion then trekking down by the same
route for lunch time in the restaurant at the foot of mountain. After
having lunch you, you are free to visit and take photograph beautiful scenery
of the pagodas near by the restaurant. After lunch time, you will visit Thien
Tru Pagoda then spending one more hour on the boat back to the harbor, say good
bye to local people and drive back to Hanoi. Arrive Hanoi at 6.00pm. Finish the
trip at your hotel!
Tour Cost included:
Meals as mentioned in the itineraries: Vietnamese food, Asian Food basic.
Private transfers within the tour by air-conditioned vehicle, including pick-up
and drop-off at hotel.
Boat trip on Yen Stream rowing by local people.
English Speaking Tour guide. Other languages on request
All entrance and sightseeing fees
All taxes & services charge.
Tour Cost Non Included:
Beverages and other meals do not indicate in the program.
Cable Car tickets.
Any additional expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as natural
calamities (typhoon, floods), flight delays, rescheduling or cancellations, any
accidents, medical evacuations, riots, strikes etc...