Perfume Pagoda, the biggest pagoda complex in Vietnam, is about 75 km south from Ha Noi. This hosts the Perfume Festival, a Buddhist event that lasts from the first to the third month by the lunar calendar. All year round, you can enjoy marvelous scenery along the Yen River as well as the historical grandeur of the pagoda complex. On the way, if you fancy an invigorating work-out, you can row the boat by yourself.
Pick up point: Your hotel in Old Quarter or at requested meeting point in Hoan Kiem District.
Start time: 07:45 AM
Duration: 13 hours
07:40 - 08:30 Meet your tour guide, depart for Perfume pagoda , have a break 20 minutes en-route to straight your legs.
Take a 50 minute boat ride along the river side to enjoy beautiful landscapes of streams and paddy fields.
Start hiking up to a unique pagoda inside Huong Tich cave on the mountain summit (2.5km in height). You will have a feeling of entering the holy land of Buddhism while experience the breath-taking views of surroundings.
Go back down and enjoy lunch in a local restaurant nearby.
Visit Thien Tru Pagoda .
Board the boat back to the dock and return Ha Noi.
Arrive back in Ha Noi. Dropped you off at your morning places. Tour ends
Price: VND 850.000/person - USD 38/person
Round trip cable car
Water and wet tissue
Tipping and personal cost
Things to take:
Hat or umbrella