Perfume Pagoda gets busy and exciting by a great number of Buddhist pilgrims.

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Perfume Pagoda, 70 km southwest of Hanoi, is a complex of pagodas and Buddhist shrines on the limestone rocks of Huong Son Mountain.

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The only way to reach this sanctuary is floating along a narrow but extremely poetic stream by rowing boats that takes 45 minutes.

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Perfume Pagoda is the name of a collection of Buddhist temples which are very sacred to Vietnamese people of Buddhist faith.

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Huong Tich Grotto in Perfume Pagoda.

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Thien Tru Pagoda is also called Tro Pagoda. Founded by Venerable Van Thuy Thien Thien Tran Dao Vien Quang.

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Perfume Pagoda is situated in the northern Vietnam, it is far from Hanoi around 70km by bus. This site is one of the most famous destinations that is located nearby Hanoi as well as in the northern Vietnam. Every year there are a lot of the domestic and foreign tourists arrive here to take sightseeing and pray the best things for them, the highest season to visit Perfume Pagoda is also called the festival occasion is organized from January to March of the lunar every year (around February to April of the solar calendar). Perfume Pagoda is a Buddhist shrines complex where is located in the limestone rock’s Huong Son Mountain, its landscape is very beautiful and special because it is mixed the landscape between the water river and mountains. 

How to explore Perfume Pagoda?

There is just one way is take a boat to go to the different small temples and pagodas in Perfume Pagoda. Arrival to Perfume Pagoda, firstly you will have a chance to see and pray at Trinh temple, then the boat is continued to row through Yen river to go to the another places in this areas, while you are sitting on the boat, you have a chance to see a lot of the lotus flower as well as see a lot of the different animals such as the goat, duck, chicken, bird…. Yen river in Perfume Pagoda is never dried, the water on this special river is very clear and cool, you can see a lot of the different seaweed under the water line at here. The special thing once you row a boat in Yen River this activity is done by the locals whose live around this area, it is rowed by hand (not by machine) so while you are sitting on the boat you also have a chance to take your hand to run the water line, this activity will make you feel very cool and fun once you travel to Perfume Pagoda.

It takes around 45 minutes by rowing boat from the first ferry or it is also called Duc ferry in Perfume Pagoda to to to Thien Tru Pagoda this is the most important pagoda in this sight. To climb up Thien Tru Pagoda, then you have to step up the higher steps which are made by the stone to climb up this most important pagoda. From Thien Tru Pagoda you also have a chance to visit Huong Tich Grotto, this grotto is located in the top and inside of the mountain in Perfume Pagoda, this mountain and grotto is very high and specially, or you also choose to go to Huong Tich Grotto by cable, and do not miss to explore this place once you visit Perfume Pagoda.

What is the special food in Perfume Pagoda ?

Specially when you visit Perfume Pagoda, you also should buy some souvenirs and enjoy the local food at here to feel really about the local food at here, you should not miss to try the most famous local food at here such as Rau Sang this is a special vegetable in Perfume Pagoda, it is very good for health once you eat this kind of vegetable, the second special local food is apricot, it is very delicious, the locals also use this kind of fruit to soak it with wine, drink this kind of wine also help your health very well, the next local food in Perfume Pagoda is Che Cu Mai, try this kind of food help you feel very cool in your body….There are a lot of the another special local food in Perfume Pagoda that you also should not miss to try once travel this area. Travel to Perfume Pagoda a pagoda and Buddhist shrines complex in the limestone rock’s Huong Son Mountain, you will feel the difference of this area, although it is just a pagoda, it is not like with any another place because this place is still considered as the first Buddha center in Vietnam.

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