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“local market”(2 reviews)
“hangings”(2 reviews)
corner D Nguyen Van Thoai & D Gia Long, Chau Doc, Vietnam
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

While visiting the local market in Chau Doc, visit this temple located at one end of the market. It is colourful with all the banners and silk hangings, older ones are in a museum.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DJandR
Reviewed October 14, 2015

Get there by boat, buy a catfish & release it for good luck. A photographically wonderful visit. Stunning!!

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Beddington210
Reviewed August 19, 2014

Sorry to put anyone thinking of going here off.....but this place just doesn't do the 12 hour round trip journey from HCMC justice AT ALL!!! Seriously, someone or some organisation needs to get out of their bubble, and look at hundreds of similar pagodas in...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed December 28, 2013

While visiting the local market in Chau Doc, have a peek inside this temple located at one end of the market. Yes, it is colourful with all the banners and silk hangings. I have visited this small temple a couple of times in January of...More

Date of experience: January 2013
2  Thank PaulaSTill
Reviewed September 27, 2013

We came here through the introduction of a few friends. My mother enjoyed to temple. And she led me here. This temple was buit in 1926 to worship the Nguyen Dynasty official-Thoai Ngoc Hau, who designed the 90km channel to control rice water for paddied....More

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank Thao Q
Reviewed April 9, 2013

This was the first place in Vietnam that we really couldn't appreciate. The temple and offerings are gaudy as is the statue. The area around the temple is seedy, dirty, and dusty. We liked the town of Chau Doc and the market but this temple...More

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank feigie50
Reviewed December 4, 2012

I love all temples, regardless of which religion.... Outside the temple there are many 'Touts'.... But I am Buddhist, so yes!! This is a nice temple...

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank Mahabodhi
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