Your English-speaking tour guide for the day will warmly welcome you at your hotel you before we begin our fantastic Perfume Pagoda adventure! Located about 75 km south west of Hanoi, the Huong Pagoda is a vast complex of Buddhist temples and shrines, maste... View more
Destinations: Hanoi, Yen River – Huong Tich Cave – Thien Try Pagoda
Duration: 1 Day

7:45-8:30 Pick up at your hotel in the old quarter of Hanoi.

8:30 We start the 75km journey to the Perfume Pagoda, having a comfort break along the way. There’ll be an opportunity to buy snacks or even some Vietnamese handicraft products, such as lacquer ware, paintings,
embroideries etc.

10:00 Upon arrival, we’ll gather our things and board our boats for a thrilling 40 minute sail along the river – a perfect pace to marvel at the beautiful landscapes all around.

11:00 We’ll leave the boat and do some hiking up to one of the most unique pagodas inside a cave, Huong Tich, on the mountains summit (2.5km in height). On reaching the cave, many sense the feeling of entering
the holy land of Buddhism. You’ll also have the incredible views from this high vantage point.

12:30 We’ll head back down to enjoy a Vietnamese lunch in a local restaurant nearby.

14:20 After our rest, we’ll visit the Thien Tru Pagoda (Celestial Kitchen), known for its exquisite religious architecture and artifacts.

15:00 We’ll board the boat to Duc dock and start the return journey to Hanoi.

18:30 Arrive back in Hanoi and drop off at your hotel in the old quarter in Hanoi.

Trip ends.

What’s included?

  • A/C comfortable minivan
  • Water on the go, 1 bottle per day
  • Meals: Vietnamese lunch
  • All entry fees and other fares like boat trips
  • English speaking guide

What’s excluded?

  • Cable car
  • Other beverages, taxes or service charges
  • Personal expenses
  • All services and items not mentioned specifically in the list above
  • Travel insurance

Extra options

Cable car experience (optional):

  • One way cable car: 90.000 VND (5$) per person
  • Two way cable car: 160.000VND (8$) per person.