Cycling to Perfume Pagoda is a complex of Pagodas and Buddhist shrines built into the limestone cliffs of Huong Tich Mountain, where you can take a cruise on rowing boat; having an easy walk up the mountain; exploring the Huong Tich cave which is named as “the most beautiful cave in the North”; and visiting the Pagodas. Cycling To Perfume Pagoda…
Pick up from your hotel at 07.30, you will have a 1 hours car to Cau Gie bridge and start ride to Duc Wharf ( 35 km ). From here you will have a cruise on the Yen stream to Perfume mountain, with a break to visit the “registration” pagoda. The rowing boat journey takes more than 1 hour through the amazing landscape of mountains, water and rice fields. Upon arrival, you will take a more a 1.5 hour walk up the steps to the top of the Perfume mountain to visit the Huong Tich pagoda. After exploring the cave, acknowledged as one of the most beautiful limbstone caves in Northern Vietnam, you will descent back to the whalf and have lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, you have opportunity to visit Thien Tru, the biggest and the most worth seeing Pagoda in the area, before coming to the wharf for the boat trip to the Duc Wharf, where your vehicle is waiting. You will arrive back in Hanoi in the late afternoon.
Note: The Perfume Pagoda’s festival begins from the middle of the second lunar month and lasts until the end of the third lunar month (March and April), attaching a great numbers of Buddhist pilgrims. In case you prefer to visit the Pagoda in quiet atmosphere, you would avoid coming there during its festival.
Departure : Daily at 7:30 from your hotel in Hanoi
Tour prices are in USD per person and based on group size .
US$ 185 per person (1 persons)
US$ 114 per person (2 persons)
US$ 88 per person (3 persons)
US$ 75 per person (4 persons)
US$ 67 per person (5 persons)
US$ 114 per person (6 -12 persons)
Useful information :
1 – Group size for 1- Solo traveler ( Prices slightly higher will use one minivan to carrying travelers and bicycles together )
2 – Group size for 2 traveler ( Will use one minivan to carrying travelers and bicycles together )
3 – Group size from 3 -5 travelers ( will use one minivan to carrying travelers and bicycles together ) You will have a special offer price.
4 – Group size from 6 -12 travelers will include bus and one more truck to carrying travelers and bicycles separately ( One more bike mechanic will be available on the whole trip , more spare bikes , more equipment to be used. Other hands, one more bike guide and servants ) will be fixed as the same as a party of 2
Trip price includes:
- English Speaking Guide
- Support A/ C Private transportation
- Lunch at local restaurant
- Rowing boat fees
- Entrance fees
- Water , fruits and snack
- Private expenses and tips
- Drinks and Beverage
- All other services not mentioned as inclusive