Journey To Perfume Pagoda

Maya Cruise

What To Expect

Enjoy a full-day trip and discover one on the most impressive Buddhist center in Vietnam – Perfume Pagoda. This Buddhist shrine is located in the throat of a giant cave among spectacular rock formations and stalactites, and even features a spiritual stairway to heaven. One-hour boat ride along the river allow you to enjoy beautiful landscapes, touch crystal-clear water and listen to the sound of nature.



  •  Perfume Pagoda

  •  Huong Tich Cave (Cave of the Fragrant Traces)

  •  Thien Tru Pagoda (Pagoda of Leading to Heaven)

  •  Spectacular view from Huong Tich Cave

  •  Peaceful sightseeing boat trip


07.45 - 08:30: Pick up at your hotel for Perfume Pagoda.

10.30: Take a 50-minute boat ride along the river side

11.30: Climb up to a unique pagoda inside Huong Tich Cave on the mountain summit (2.5km in height)

12.30: Go back down and enjoy lunch in a local restaurant nearby

14.00: Visit Thien Tru Pagoda Pagoda of Leading to Heaven)

16.30: Board the boat back to the dock

18.30: Return to Hanoi


  • Duration: 10 hours (approx.) from 7:45 am to 6:30 pm

  • Pick-up point: Your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter

  • Return point: Returning to the departure point



  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Hanoi Old Quarter
  • Transfer by air-conditioned bus
  • Experienced and enthusiastic driver
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Vietnamese lunch
  • All sightseeing and boat fees
  • One-way return transfer by cable car


  • Tips and others not indicated in the tour

Please Note

  • Hotel outside Hanoi Old Quarter, additional transfer fee might be charged
  • The price is not applied in holidays;
  • You should bring hiking boots, hat or umbrella, sunscreen, cash.