According to the organization of Vietnam Records at the end of 2014, “Top 10 spiritual tourist attractions in Vietnam” are very familiar places in the spiritual life of the Vietnamese. Among 10 locations, the One Pillar Pagoda is ranked first on this list.
One Pillar Pagoda (Hanoi) – 1st position in Spiritual tourist attractions in Vietnam
1st position among the top 10 spiritual tourist attractions in Vietnam is the One Pillar Pagoda. Located in the heart of Hanoi, probably Pillar Pagoda temple’s architecture is unique in our country.
One Pillar Pagoda has only one room on a stone pillar in the middle of the lotus lake and was built in 1049, at which the King Ly Thai Tong reigning. One Pillar Pagoda is where visitors come to admire the unique architecture and listen to legends of ancient temple with a thousand years old.
Perfume Pagoda (Hanoi)
Perfume Pagoda scenic populations is ranked second place in the top 10 spiritual tourist attractions in Vietnam. Located in Huong Son Commune, My Duc district, Hanoi, it includes dozens of Buddhist temples, the temple worship and temple from agricultural village beliefs.
Perfume Pagoda Festival takes place from 6th January until the end of March on lunar calendar, attracting thousands of visitors pilgrimage to worship Buddha and sightsee unspoiled nature here.
Yen Tu (Quang Ninh)
Yen Tu Mountain is located in the northeast of the country, which marked an unforgettable era of the history of our country. Yen Tu is the place for the practice of Buddha King Tran Nhan Tong, who founded Truc Lam Yen Tu – Buddhism for the Vietnamese.
Bai Dinh Pagoda (Ninh Binh)
Bai Dinh Pagoda, the largest pagoda in Southeast Asia, is the temple holding many impressive records such as the temple with the largest area in Vietnam, Asia’s longest Arhat Temple corridor, Asia’s largest gold Buddhist statue, …
Thien Mu Pagoda (Hue)
Thien Mu pagoda is an extremely famous in Hue. It is the most beautiful and also the oldest pagoda of the ancient citadel of Hue and Hue ancient capital today. Referring to Hue, people will remember to Perfume River, Ngu Binh Mountain and Thien Mu Pagoda.
Truc Lam Monastery (Da Lat)
Truc Lam Monastery in Da Lat is one of three biggest ones in our country. About 5km from the center of Da Lat city, situated on Phung Hoang mountain, it is one of renowned spiritual tourist attractions in Vietnam and attract a lot of tourists to visit, worship every opportunity of coming to Da Lat.
Statue of Jesus (Vung Tau)
Mentioning to Vung Tau City, people often think of the sea and also remember the locations of religious works which are quite well known. One of them is the Jesus statue.
The statue was built on top of Small Mountain from 1974 with 32m high, 18,3m long arm span and 133 steps inside the statue to go up two statues hand.
Spiritual resort in Nui Chua Ba Den (Tay Ninh)
Ba Den Mountain, the highest mountain in the southern region with altitude of 986m, is located in Tan Thanh Commune, Hoa Thanh district, Tay Ninh Town, Ho Chi Minh City and about 110km to the north.
Population of Ba Den mountain landscapes is one of the key spiritual tourist attractions in Vietnam, annually attracting many tourists at home and abroad. Here there are many cave with mysterious and splendor beauty such as Ba Co cave, Three Weeks cave or Mr. Tiger cave … If there is a chance you should come here to admire the beauty of Ba Den Mountain and hear the legend of the beautiful girl who local people often call Ms. Black.
Cao Dai temple (Tay Ninh)
Cao Dai temple is a building built during French colonial times, is a very unique and outstanding work of architecture in Tay Ninh.
Its architecture is a harmonious overall between Asian and Europe architecture with the harmony of the dragon pillars carved with elaborate arches and ingenious, sophisticated, gentle decorations. Featured in the Vatican is the church with a length of 100 meters and the two towers.
Ba Chua Xu Temple (Chau Doc, An Giang)
Ba Chua Xu in Sam Mountain, Chau Doc, An Giang is a famous character in the legend, renowned for merit to help the people here work and live in peace. Every year tourists to Ba Chua Xu Temple is busiest from April to the end of June on lunar calendar. People come here for blessing, praying for peace, “borrowing” money to do business and looking forward to bless thriving.
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