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Perfume Pagoda

Huong Son | My Duc, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“cable car” (164 reviews)
“boat ride” (63 reviews)
“row boat” (21 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Huong Son | My Duc, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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"cable car"
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"boat ride"
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"row boat"
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"walk up"
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"day trip"
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"religious sites"
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"plastic seats"
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"pilgrimage site"
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"spiritual place"
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"steep steps"
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"beautiful cave"
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"lotus flowers"
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"main temple"
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"vietnamese lady"
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"tofu"
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"apt travel"
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"great scenery"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is the worst place for any traveler to visit. The status of wildlife trade and consumption at Huong Pagoda has been a major concern and the case against it has been plead to the authorities many times i recent years. However, in spite...More

Thank Jungle J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our last day trip of the 3 that we planned. After visiting Tam Coc and Halong Bay we felt that this was a mix of both. The boat rides were similar to Tam Coc and the cave is just a small one as...More

Thank SathiyaNarayana... K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a trip to the Perfumed Pagoda, expecting a boat ride, cable car ride and the opportunity to see the Pagoda and Buddha at the top. Well we got so much more! Starting the trip by boat as expected we moored alongside what must...More

Thank Rosalind B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have done many excursions across the world, this was by far one of the best! Take a tour, this way you can be taken on a bus through some amazing scenery, then get on a steel boat and ride for 30-45mins, through lush green...More

Thank GraceGrant97
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

-Organized Group Tour on a Saturday for Foreigners; Total of 10 people; Meet up at the tour office at 7:45am, depart 8am. Option to pick up/drop off at hotel for extra $5/one way for each person. -About 1.5 - 2hrs ride from Hanoi on an...More

Thank ToeBerries
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is worthwhile going if you don’t mind masses of worshippers and roasted dog shown on the stalls. We went with a tour from Hanoi (aprox £17) with Viet Bamboo Travel. Our fellow Vietnamese tourist were charming. Everything was going well until we arrived...More

1  Thank chucho_nordes
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

At risk of sounding disrespectful to the history of this site, Perfume Pagoda was riddled with tourist and was extremely overcrowded. This sadly took away from what may have once been a beautiful historical site. There are endless amounts of stalls on the sides of...More

2  Thank Katharine27
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

This is not only historical but beautiful. The Perfume Pagoda has nothing to do with perfume so don't expect a bottle of Channel to pop out. Only go on a small private tour, not a big bus one this way you will get a true...More

1  Thank Kerrivv
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Actually everything is perfect n pretty Scenery but the boat driver n old baba n lady was pretty wild after drop off I gave tip for 190.000 dong but still beg for more, I was shocked n dislike them baba. Take care.

Thank NaGa85
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

5 reasons not to do this. 1. There are kilometers of tacky stores spanning the entire mountain. Detracts from the beautiful setting. Many with speakers making announcements so very noisy. 2. Litter it is destroying the setting 3. Restaurant is not good for Westerners does...More

3  Thank 517sandyp
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sanal n
12 December 2017|
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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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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.....
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