The beautiful scenic landscape and sacredness in the religious culture
This full day tour takes you to visit Perfume Pagoda - a vast complex of Buddhist temples and shrines built into the limestone Huong Tich mountains. You will glide along scenic waterways and walk up steep mountain paths visiting the pagodas and temples that were built in this area over the last centuries.
Enjoy a Perfume Pagoda day trip from Hanoi, led by a knowledgeable guide
Travel on a scenic stream to the Buddhist temple complex
Climb the steps to Huong Tich Cave or opt to ride the cable car
8:30 Get picked up at your hotel and depart for Perfume Pagoda complex
10:00 Arrive at the Perfume Pagoda. After a scenic hour and a half boat ride along the Yen stream and a 2 hour trekking, you reach the Huong Tich Cave, which houses the Pagoda of the Perfume Vestige. Next, you'll visit the Thien Tru Pagoda - or Pagoda leading to Heaven - before stopping at a restaurant for lunch.
16:30 After, the boat trip back to Ben Duc, we depart for Hanoi, arriving in the city around 18:00
Note: To those who are not a fan of trekking for 2 hours, cable car is an ideal way to relax and enjoy the spectacular scenery on the way to Huong Tich cave.
What to bring:
A hat and sunscreen
Long clothes are required when you visit temple and pagoda
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: At your hotel
End location: At your hotel
Duration: 10 hours
Car, walking and cable car
Air-conditioned private car
An experienced driver
Pick up and drop off at your hotel
Professional English speaking tour guide
A bottle of water per person
All entrance fees
Private boat fee
Two way cable car tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
200000 VND - Drinks and personal expenses
Drinks and personal expenses
I am not a driver. I can arrange a private car and experienced driver for you.