Hanoi tours to perfume pagoda departs at 8.00 AM to the southwest of Ha Noi, where is 70 km from Hanoi city center for 1h20m driving by car to Chua Huong (Perfume Pagoda) of Hanoi city. Chua Huong (Perfume Pagoda) is one of the most popular religious sites in the north of Vietnam; this Buddhist place attracts Vietnamese people and foreign visitors by the most beautiful scenery from mountain, caves and rivers. Perfume pagoda tour with full day brings you to visit cluster of pagodas and temple by the boat trip along Yen River on the rowing boat, climbing up the mountain to find out the big caves or take a cable car to observe all beautiful scenery of mountain and valleys from cable car’s high point. This tour make you to know how is the Buddhist religion belief from Vietnamese people here, how is the world of Buddhism that make you can harvest more the knowledge from this religion haven – Huong Pagoda ( Perfume Pagoda).
Hanoi to Perfume Pagoda Tour: Full day
Your Hanoi tours to perfume pagoda starts with good morning Hanoi then quickly escapes from Hanoi bustling city to a silent place – Perfume Pagoda. After 1h30m in the car / van, you arrive at Ben Duc pier, where your boat trip is waiting to start with the amazing rowing journey along the Yen River. The boat journey, after one hour brings you to the perfume mountain’ where we start some authentic trekking up to the top of the mountain where you find a huge cave with many colorful stalagmites and stalactites.
8:00 AM: Good morning Hanoi then leave Hanoi city center by Car / Van to the southwest of Hanoi for 1h20m driving via the village and rural countryside area where you can find out about the rice fields, farms, the local people working on the rice fields etc; and that gives you an overview about Vietnam country life today.
10:00 AM We arrive at Ben Duc boat pier where we will start the rowing boat trip along Yen river for one hour to reach up the Perfume Pagoda mountain’s base.
11.00 AM: From the mountain base, we will trek up to the top of mountain where we will explore the huge cave with many colourful stalagmites and stalactites and where also many religious stories connected to this sacred place will be told by our Impress Travel Tour guide.
12.30: We return all the way by Cable Car to the mountain base where we will enjoy a local lunch with local cuisine at the Perfume Pagoda.
After lunch, 1.30 PM we will visit the biggest pagoda – Thien Tru Pagoda where you can admire the unique architecture from the very gates to the pagoda’s roof and worshiping rooms.
The return journey will be on rowing boat back to Ben Duc boat pier. From the rowing boat, one more time you can again see local people working the farm, planting water rices, doing fishing or learning how is row the boats on the river.
3.30 PM: Impress Travel – Hanoi tours Team brings you back to your hotel then the trip will end there around 5.00 PM.