Yen Tu is known for its ancient solemn, silent pagodas, shrines and towers that mingle with the majestic mountains. It has been a centre of Buddhism for centuries, and is the homeland of the Buddhist Truc Lam sect. Travellers go to the Yen Tu Festival to get away from their everyday lives and make a religious pilgrimage to the pagodas in the middle of a spectacular natural environment.
Itinerary Ha Noi - Yen Tu pagoda 1 day.
7.00 - 7.30: Pick you up at your hotel (Hanoi Old Quater), depart to Yen Tu.
11.00: Arrive to Yen Tu, have lunch with rustic dishes of the mountainous Northeastern Vietnam.
13.00: The tourist will go visit complex of Yen Tu with: Hoa Yen Pagoda - the biggest pagoda among the pagoda complex of Yen Tu Mountain, which is located on the height of 543 meters; Dong Pagoda on the height of 1068m, which is made of totally from copper - to offer incense and pray for good luck, happiness and prosperity for your friends and families. You can enjoy panoramic Northeastern Vietnam, Bach Dang river and espencially the natural wonder Halong Bay from the highest peak of Yen Tu.
17.30: Getting on the car for returning to Hanoi
20.30: We arrive Ha Noi and finnish the tour.