PERFUME PAGODA PILGRIMAGE
The Perfume Pagoda is not just one pagoda but many shrines and temples built into a limestone hillside. The Perfume Pagoda is the place of a religious festival which attract a lot of pilgrims especially ones living in the North Vietnam.
The whole complex makes a harmonized set of nature including (1) Pier Duc the very first starting point of the pilgrimage, (2) the Yen stream passing by stunning landscape of blazing green rice paddles studded with jagged limestone mounts which is the inspiration sources of quite a few famous poets, (3) the Thien Tru Pagoda and ancient pagoda with typical Vietnamese architecture of three hundred years ago, (4) the trails for trekking to the Central pagoda grotto among nature, and (5) the Huong Tich Grotto pagoda which has been acknowledged by Vietnam Kings as “the most beautiful grotto in Vietnam”.
The trip to PERFUME PAGODA is then an emergence of yourselves into the local festive atmosphere and the one of the top beautiful landscape of North Vietnam.