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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Buddha itself is nice. The grounds are fine but the atmosphere is sort of ruined by ladies trying to sell incense sticks and from reading other reviews are purely to rip you off. Wore a cover up that covered my knees and shoulders and...More

Thank Charmmykat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pagoda is very beautiful with loads of history.Statue of the first monk to self immolate in 1963 as a protest against the war.Well worth seeing

Thank Don D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are two Buddha’s located near the Long Son Pagoda. The first one is about halfway up the stairs behind the pagoda. The sleeping Buddha is very beautiful in it's repose. The other Buddha is atop the 152 stone steps and is well worth the...More

Thank 7ContinentsExplored
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my friends to look at the big Buddha and it was a nice sight. However the visit was ruined by uncivilised locals. A local lady was offering joss stick to my gf and my gf took as we are Buddhist and we...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2018

Amazing Buddha at the top, and also the sleeping buddha a few steps down, could be hard to miss but look for it.

Thank Anna S
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Not worth the visit, too much hostility. My bf and I went in the evening just a little after sunset, and there was a girl offering incense to pray for good luck. I initially refused, and she pressed me to take so I did as...More

Thank Leilani M
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

A bit far from downtown beach area, so taxi is required. If you have not seen temples and Budda’s before will find interesting. If you been to Thailand, or Chinese temples or HK Budha... this is is very average.

Thank jorgsre
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Long Son Pagoda is a buddhist temple in the centre of Nha Trang. It is well worth the visit. The huge white buddha at the top of the site is very impressive as is the equally huge reclining buddha halfway up the site. Easily reached...More

Thank BDA111
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Impressive Buddha statue and nice view, it was peaceful when we went. It looks like recently someone has systematically smashed every grave, they are all broken with piles of rubble everywhere, this was sad to see.

Thank Helen H
Reviewed October 7, 2018

This was a nice pagoda and the huge white Buddha at the top was worth the walk. There are a lot of steps but it's worth it when you reach the top.

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hafiz i
January 20, 2018|
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Response from Jon S | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is free to walk in but be respectful with correct clothing and low voices. Many tourists don't
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cando101
October 16, 2017|
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Response from DUONG Q | Reviewed this property |
Long Son pagoda is free and there's 2 ways to go up to the Buddha on the top, 1 is the main entrance where you have free parking inside. 2 is the local road straight to the Buddha, where your parking need to pay (10,000... More
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Lucierlld
January 31, 2016|
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Response from tasseb | Reviewed this property |
YES but the crowds are already here and the trains and planes are Full ! If you have not already made your travel arrangements then you are not coming to Nha Trang and your question becomes superfluous !
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