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Perfume Pagoda

Huong Son | My Duc, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
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“cable car” (158 reviews)
“row boat” (31 reviews)
“boat ride” (66 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Huong Son | My Duc, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Did this as a day tour through our guesthouse. Our tour guide told us too many times that they eat dog which put a damper on the day. Once would have been enough. First it's a bus ride which stops for a break at a...More

Thank Cindy T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don’t go there if the cable car isn’t working. Check and double check with your travel desk first and foremost. It’s a place to avoid if you don’t like walking. It’s only accessible via a river trip in a boat that is similar to a...More

Thank rob l
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a nice day--important since you spend about one hour each way out in the open on a river in a boat. Pagodas are pretty impressive including the one in the cave at the top of the mountain. We took the cable car...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's not too far a journey from Hanoi but if you have to choose between Nihn Binh and Perfume Pagoda, go for Ninh Binh. It is no longer perfume as the insence is destroying the stalagtite and staletmite of the cave. However, a guide will...More

1  Thank Sshum2014
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This is a confluence of Chinese and Buddhist faiths and you can see a LOT of people offering lotus flowers incense Has different sanctums and one is even for couples wanting to blessed to have a child

Thank koolD187
Reviewed 2 January 2018

we were a family party of 8 and got a taxi here. Although the desk purportedly sells fixed rate tickets after half an hour we were still at 8 million dong for 8 of us so we got back in our taxi and went to...More

Thank totfoster
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Absolutely loves every aspect of this especially the main bits such as the boat ride, the pagoda and its surroundings, the cave and the cable car ride which is a substitute for the hike along the winding pathway up the mountain. We paid an extra...More

Thank Keon S
Reviewed 16 December 2017

We visited this place with a group of friends on our third day in Hanoi. We took a private car from our hotel to the boat station as we didn't initially want to take a group tour. The taxi took us to the pier where...More

1  Thank Santtu S
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We booked one of the cheaper trips in Hanoi. There are different price classes but it seemed to us all end up doing exactly the same. Bus trip took about 2 hours including a obligatory commercial stop at a handicraft store . Trip by rowing...More

Thank EduardUtrecht
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Lots of history here, wonder around this massive Pagoda and feel the ways of a bygone age. Massive golden statues look down on you

Thank annvhunt
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sanal n
12 December 2017|
Response from Choupi P |
Hi! Maybe it’s too late to answer... You’ll have to pay for the parking of your bike ;-) Once arrived you’ll be directed by the locals towards the hostel next to the bridge... We experienced this with the scooter, I found it... More
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sanal n
12 December 2017|
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Response from Arnauld M | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember about the vietnamese name but yes you have parking for your motorbike
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Janice T
17 July 2017|
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Response from danliew | Reviewed this property |
i was one of two visitors on that trip, so very nice just the two of us on our boat.....