Huong Pagoda

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The notice of temporary suspension of the festival and banning visitors at Huong Son relic (Perfume Pagoda) was issued by My Duc district in Hanoi on January 25.

Thousands of people flock to Huong pagoda

As the Covid-19 pandemic has been controlled well in Hanoi, the Huong (Perfume) Pagoda opened to the public on March 13.

Hanoi destinations put in the limelight

A programme to promote cultural and tourism destinations in the capital began on Thursday (June 25) at Ly Thai To Garden area near Hoan Kiem Lake.

Spring festivals in full swing in Hanoi

Around 40,000 visitors made the pilgrimage to Huong Pagoda in Hanoi’s My Duc district on January 30, the sixth day of the Lunar New Year, to attend the opening of the longest running festival in the country.

Popular sacred places for spring pilgrimages in Northern

Yen Tu, Huong and Bai Dinh pagodas in northern Vietnam are popular destinations for spring pilgrimages.

Spiritual tourism site plan raises concerns

VietNamNet Bridge – Many environmentalists have raised concerns over the proposal to build a spiritual tourism site in Hanoi’s Huong Son Commune which is home to Huong (Perfume) Pagoda.

Photos of Huong Pagoda now and then

A collection of 108 photographs featuring Huong Pagoda at present and in the past are on display at the Thien Tru Pagoda, part of the historical and spiritual Huong Pagoda complex in Hanoi outskirt My Duc District.

Peace at Huong Pagoda

 VietNamNet Bridge – After a two-hour bus ride from central Hanoi, we arrived at Huong Pagoda area in Huong Son Commune, My Duc District, about 70 kilometers southwest of Hanoi.

Vietnam’s most beautiful stream in autumn

 VietNamNet Bridge - The poetic beauty of Yen stream in autumn can melt the hearts of any photographer and tourist. This is the perfect place to go on a quiet autumn day in the outskirts of Hanoi.

Photos: The road to Perfume pagoda in the autumn

VietNamNet Bridge - Yen stream flows between two mountains for 3 km. Sitting on the boat, enjoying the leisurely ride through the surrounding landscape, the tourists may feel that the stream is endless.

Sacred festivals draw millions of pilgrims to renowned pagodas

VietNamNet Bridge – The much-awaited Yen Tu Festival will open on Sunday in the northern province of Quang Ninh.

Culture ministry official urges better behaviour during festivals

 VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam celebrates around 8,000 festivals every year, including several folk festivals and rituals during the Tet holidays.

Go for it... ideas for day trips from capital city

 VietNamNet Bridge – If Hanoi and its lavish array of attractions still cannot satisfy your adventurous spirit or you are simply getting fed up with this noisy crowded city and want some fresh air, just pack up and move out of the inner city

Hanoi exhibition paints picture of village life

 VietNamNet Bridge – An exhibition featuring stories about villages is offering visitors an opportunity to see the Vietnamese countryside in a colourful way, through the special point of view of an artist

Tighter rules to control nearly 8000 festivals

 VietNamNet Bridge – Traditional festival in Viet Nam is a great cultural activity and is available in all of the country's localities. The festival often attracts mass population of different walks

Wild animal meat sold rampantly in Huong Pagoda

VietNamNet Bridge - Civets, deer, roebucks and porcupines are butchered and hung for sale along the way to the Huong (Perfurme) Pagoda.

Huong Pagoda Festival promises greatness

 VietNamNet Bridge – People living in the Song Hong (Red River) Delta are preparing to celebrate the Huong Pagoda festival 2013, which a local official has promised will be the biggest ever.