Huong or Perfume Pagoda 1 Day Muslim tour by Hanoi Muslim Tours Perfume Pagoda or Huong Pagoda is located in Huong son (Perfume Mountain) about 70 km southwest of Hanoi. Chua Huong is not one temple but a cluster of temples and shrines in the general vicinity of Huong Son Mountain.
The pagodas are located in My Duc hamlet in the Hanoi (former Ha Tay Province). According to the book, Thien Tru Pagoda, Huong Tich temple were built during the reign of Le Chinh Hoa (1680-1705), by a monk who happened on the site on his way to search for enlightenment. Other shrines and temples were later built in this area to take advantage of the beautiful scenery in this area.
Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi at 08:00AM and depart for Perfume Pagoda one day excursion. After about 2 hours traveling by bus, we will arrive Ben Duc boat harbor then we take one hour boat trip - rowed by local people on the stream named Yen. We will deeply enjoy the attractive mountain views mirror-image in the crystal water mirror of the stream en route and the nice rice paddies on sides. We get to the main Pagoda - Cave on the top of the highest mountain in the range by cable car to visit a beautiful cave in Huong pagoda’s complex.
After visiting the cave, we go down to a local restaurant for lunch. Then climb up a little bit to visit the largest and most beautiful pagoda in the complex nearby. We get on the boat and go back to the harbor and then drive back to Hanoi. Tour ends.
- Local English speaking tour guide, other languages are available on request
- Private transportation and transfers
- Lunch at a local restaurant (no meats)
- Admission fees and permits where applicable
- Cable car (one way)
- Services charges and government taxes
- Private boat trip in Perfume River
- Accommodation in Hanoi – This is available on request
- Personal expenses & drinks
- Tips and Gratuities
- Travel insurance
Tour Cost: Rates vary frequently. Please Contact Us to get the best possible price based upon your travel period, group size and specific touring needs.