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  1. Vietnam
  2. Hanoi
  3. Huong Tich Cave

Perfume Pagoda Full-Day Private Tour from Hanoi

Product ID: 134352
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Explore the complex of temples and shrines at the Perfume Pagoda on a private day trip from Hanoi and discover one of the most important Buddhist sites in Vietnam. Glide along the scenic waterways of the Yen River.
About this activity
Duration 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Pick-up from your hotel in Hanoi.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore one of the pagoda temples of the Mahayana Buddhists of Vietnam
  • Get stunning views of the landscape on a boat trip along the Yen River
  • Look at the amazing carvings at the entrance to Huong Tich Cave
  • Take a scenic drive through the Red River Delta
Full description
Benefit from pick-up at your hotel in Hanoi, and then take a scenic drive through the Red River Delta by private car. Climb aboard a small boat rowed by the locals on arrival, and journey down the Yen River to the shrine of Den Trinh at the Perfume Pagoda complex.

Climb to the top for amazing views of the limestone Huong Tich mountains, and walk along the flagstone path to see the stalactite and stalagmite formations of Huong Tich Cave.

Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant, before going to the pagoda temple of Thien Tru, dedicated to the goddess Quan Am. Make your way to My Duc by boat for the afternoon drive back to Hanoi.
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation by private car
  • English-speaking guide
  • Lunch in a local restaurant
  • Boat trip on the Yen River
  • Entrance fees
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks
  • Visas
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Cable car ticket (US$10 per person)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• The walk can be a challenge for some people as the path is fairly steep. There is a cable car that you can take for an additional fee, to be paid on arrival
• You are advised not to visit the Perfume Pagoda during Tết (Vietnamese New Year) and the 3 months before it (February to April) as it is crowded with pilgrims
• The price of this tour is based on 2 people booking. If you are a solo traveler, there is an extra charge of US$85