Full Day Tour to Perfume Pagoda with Traditional Boat Ride

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Departs: Hanoi, Hanoi

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Explore Perfume Pagoda, a vast complex of Buddhist temples and shrines built into a range of limestone mountains, in 1 day
Enjoy the striking beauty of nature on a boat ride through Yen Stream to Perfume Pagoda
Visit Huong Tich Cave, a mystic cave with a Buddha statue and an abundance of limestone stalactites and stalagmites
Pray for good luck and health at Thien Tru Pagoda (Pagoda Leading to Heaven)

What's Included

Boat trips as mentioned in the itinerary

English speaking guide

Entrance fees for mentioned visits

Meals as mentioned (L= Lunch)

What's Not Included

Cable car one way +120.000VND, round trip +180.000vnd

Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature

Other meals than mentioned

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 4
  • CHILD: Age: 5 - 9
  • YOUTH: Age: 10 - 18
  • ADULT: Age: 19 - 59
  • SENIOR: Age: 60 - 99

Additional Info

  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Specialized infant seats are available

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Perfume Pagoda
Pick up starts at 8 am and then we have a 1.5 hour drive approximately to the first location. You will have time for sightseeing.

Many Vietnamese people visit Chùa Hương on religious pilgrimage. The standard greetings from one pilgrim to another are "A Di Đà Phật" or "Namo Amitabha Buddha".For the purpose of pilgrimage there are various routes that one might take, but the most popular is to take a boat from Yến wharf, stopping at Trình Shrine to ‘present’ themselves at the ‘registration shrine
The boat ride will take approximately 1 hour each way.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Thien Tru Pagoda
The next stop is Trò wharf, from which pilgrims travel on foot to Thiên Trù Pagoda. After Thiên Trù comes Tiên temple, followed by Giải Oan temple. It is believed that Buddha once stopped here to wash himself clean of the dust of humanity, and many pilgrims will wash their face and hands in Long Tuyền Well in hopes of washing away past karmas. While here, pilgrims may also visit Thuyết Kinh cave and Cửa Võng Shrine to worship the Goddess of the Mountains, or Phật Tích Shrine where there is a stone believed to be the preserved footprint of the Quan Âm

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

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