Perfume Pagoda 1 day tour

  • Duration: 1 Day
Perfume Pagoda is a tremendous complex of the Buddhist temple and shrines. With only a short drive from Hanoi, you will visit the most important religious Buddhist sites of Vietnam which draw large numbers of pilgrims from across Vietnam.


  • Visit Perfume Pagoda.
  • Rowing boat trip in Yen river.
  • Vietnamese lunch in a local restaurant with local food
  • A chance to learn about the life of local people in the countryside.


07.30 – 08:00 The tour guide will come and meet you in the hotel lobby to depart for Perfume (Huong) Pagoda trip. Half way there, you will take 20 minutes short break for the restroom or window shopping the handicraft products like lacquer wares, paintings, embroideries.

10.00 Arrive at Duc Wharf and start a rowing boat trip along the Yen Stream for an hour to Thien Try harbor. Then enjoy your trekking time up and down visiting the main Cave namely Huong Tich Cave which is located on the top of the mountain to experience the breathtaking view of the mountainous landscape.

12:00 Go back and have lunch at the local restaurant.

14:00 Visit Thien Tru Pagoda (also known as the celestial kitchen) to witness the beautiful religious architecture at Le Dynasty. Then you will come back to the Duc wharf and return Hanoi.

17:00 Arrive at the hotel. Ends Perfume Pagoda one day tour.

What's Included


  • A shared boat with a group.
  • Lunch
  • Round-trip transfers with a/c coach
  • An English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees and sightseeing tickets
  • VAT and other taxes


  • Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses
  • Camera fees (if any)
  • Pick up and drop off outside the Old Quarter
  • Cable car – an additional 5 USD per pax if you require.
  • Any additional expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as natural calamities (typhoon, floods), flight delays, rescheduling or cancellations, any accidents, medical evacuations, riots, strikes etc.


What to bring:

  • Hat, sun cream, sunglasses.
  • Comfortable shoes for walking and biking.