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This temple alongside Lake Hoan Kiem was built in the 19th century, and named after Saint Van Xuong. Confucian scholar Nguyen Van Sieu had a large pen-shaped tower built at the entrance of the temple in 1864, featuring three Chinese characters, Ta...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Dinh Tien Hoang St., Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
+84 8 3910 0555
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is the most visited temple in Hanoi and currently undergoing extensive renovation. There's still a lot to see if you fight through the thong of tourists but currently I would say say the entrance fee and visit one of the many other temples that...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The small Island is Nice to visit but you are quickly done. At the moment they are renovating so most of the Island is hidden.

Thank lissyundthomas
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to this place inspired by travel guide. The biggest nothing to see, building place under construction, nobody informed about it. 30 k to see what you can find on the pictures

Thank Sidretella
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have to pay an entrance fee to visit this temple situated across a bridge on Hoan kier lake in old quarter of Hanoi. There is a lot of renovation work going on right now and there is nothing much to see other than the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located on a very nice spot on Hoan Kiem lake . The temple is under some restorations , Still , there are entry fees . The Bridge leading to the temple from the lake shore , and the garden around it are very nice ,...More

Thank saul g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For 30,000 VND you can get into this temple. Right now they are renovating it (no idea when they are going to finish). As many other travelers say there isn't much to see but I did not mind paying the money to stroll around the...More

Thank carloscharmy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went here on our first day..was actually taking pics of the bridge, when we decided to go inside the temple out of curiosity..we were told that it's 30,000vnd per person..so i paid 100,000vnd for 2 persons and gave the ticket to my friend and went...More

Thank i_am_yesa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I didn’t really the significance is. There’s a pretty view across the lake. From all the people on the bridge (taking selfies etc), I thought it must be something special to see inside. As the other reviews point out, it’s under renovation. Maybe it’ll be...More

Thank Experience814635
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only people who understand about the harmony of The red bridge and the pagoda would see it's beautiful.

Thank ngo r
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Apart from a pretty view across the lake, the rest of this tiny island was a complete dump. Dirty, rubbish everywhere, building work going on, grumpy staff. As a female I was expected to show respect and cover up, but it seems they have no...More

Thank becky T
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March 2, 2015|
Response from FormerCaliBoy | Reviewed this property |
Hi octapus. Can you give more details on the cities you will be visiting and maybe our responses can be more helpful and detailed so you will be sure to see all the highlights of the area you will visit?