Cao Dai Holy See

Cao Dai Holy See

Location: 4km from the township of Tay Ninh. (about 100km from Ho Chi Minh city). Cao means “high”, Dai means “place”, this is the main headquater of Caodaism which was originated in 1926 in Tay Ninh. The tenets of this religion is the mixture of Eastern and Western religious. That mixture appears on the symbol [...]

But Thap pagoda

But Thap pagoda

Other name: Ninh Phuc tu. Location: in the West of But Thap hamlet, Dinh To commune, Thuan Thanh district, Bac Ninh province. (30km from Hanoi) From the deck of Duong river, the pagoda could be seen with the long stone tower which looks like a pen. The pagoda was built in the order of Three-door [...]

Bo De Pagoda

Bo De Pagoda

Other name: Thien Son Co Tu. Location: Phu Vien village, Bo De ward, Long Bien district, Hanoi. The pagoda has a large area and was built in the middle of the high area with many ancient trees. Now, it only has the five-room-upper temple which is placed in the high base with a low influential [...]

Ba Da Pagoda

Ba Da Pagoda

Another name: Linh Quang Tu (magical light pagoda) Location: 03 Nha Tho Street, Hoan Kiem District. Hanoi Feature: In Le Thanh Tong dynasty, (1460 – 1497), in Bao Thien village (around the big cathedral area), there was a man who found a stone statue in the shape of a woman and he established a small [...]

Hoi An Ancient Town

Hoi An Ancient Town

Location: Beside Thu Bon river, 32km from Da Nang city. Since the end of 16th century and the beginning of 17th century, Hoi An was the hub of commerce. There are many businessmen from Japan, China, England, French, Portugal, Holland, etc had come there to start their business, doing the exim. Due to the applying [...]

Duong Lam Ancient Village

Duong Lam Ancient Village

Location: Son Tay Township, Hanoi. Feature: This is the motherland of two national heros: Phung Hung and Ngo Quyen (who defeated the enemy in the 8th and 10th century. With 21 hills and mounds, 18 small ditches and the green Tich river which surround the village, Duong Lam appears in the midland landscape. There are [...]

Phong nha Cave

Phong nha Cave

Location: In Quang Binh province, about 500km from Hanoi. Phong Nha Cave is located in Bo Trach district, created by the Gianh river and East limestone caves which make the natural heritage inside the mountain. In order to see Phong Nha, people have to use small boat, and prepare torches and light. The cave’s entrance [...]

Cu Chi Tunnels

Cu Chi Tunnels

Location: 70km to the West North from the central Ho Chi Minh city. Feature: Cu Chi is a district of Ho Chi Minh, which area is about 200 km2. There were many hero exploits were made in Cu Chi in the American war, then Cu Chi was named “Land of Steal soil and Copper Citadel” [...]

Dalat Place

Dalat Place

Location: in Lam Dong province (nearly 300 km from Ho Chi Minh city) Feature: In the middle of Lam Vien Plateau with the height of 1450 meter, Dalat is a famous vacation spot for Vietnamese. In summer, the highest temperature is just 19oC, therefore it is able to say that Dalat has no summer. There [...]

Hoan Kiem Lake – Sword Lake

Hoan Kiem Lake – Sword Lake

Location: In the middle of Hanoi. Feature: About six centuries ago, Ho Guom has two parts from Hang Dao street to unchecked to Red River. The water is green all over the year, then it was called Luc Thuy (Green Water). Sword Lake is attached to a legend in Minh dynasty (1406 – 1428). There [...]