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Quan Thanh Temple

Quan Thanh and Thanh Nien Sts., Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
04-823-4378
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Quan Thanh and Thanh Nien Sts., Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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"bronze statue"
in 16 reviews
"west lake"
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"incense sticks"
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"entrance gate"
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"spacious courtyard"
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"beautiful statues"
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"chinese characters"
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"busy intersection"
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"break from the hustle and bustle"
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"tour buses"
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"peaceful place"
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"well worth the visit"
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"old quarter"
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"vu"
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"century"
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"taoist"
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Reviewed yesterday

At the gate in the photo, Royalty entered the center gate, while the common people enter in the 2 smaller side gates. This temple is located on a mountain side, many uphill steps to walk on a very hot day.

Thank telcom3
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Taoist Temple is located at the crossroads of Thanh Nien Street and QuanThanh Street, near West Lake, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi. Built during the reign of King Ly Thai To (1010-1028) and renovated many times, the temple is also called Tran Vu temple, since it...More

Thank Korey W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide escorted us to the Pagoda site. a Buddest blessing was taking place at the time so the temple was very busy but we were still allowed to go in and stand behind the locals being blessed a wonderful experience

Thank _ritamanning66
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Well worth crossing the bridge to visit and take a moment out for some contemplation. Also see the giant turtle in the temple.

Thank Dave M
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This is a Taoist Temple built to honour the God of the North. It was built between 1010 and 1028 during the Ly Dynasty. It is much quieter than many Temples and a stroll around here can be pleasant and refreshing. We watch two students...More

Thank Nigel G
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Constructed in the 11th century during the Ly Dynasty, this temple let you feel the peace at this place, the calm and serenity raising while being there. We were really impressed of it.

Thank Knausir
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Temple is dedicated to Xuan Wu or Tran Vu in Vietnamese in the 11th Century and is one of the principal deities in Taoism. Has a spacious courtyard and a shrine with a revered bronze statue. Located near the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to Trấn...More

Thank Lillian C
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

A Taoist Temple, built during the Ly Dynasty 1010-1225. Built to honour the God of the North, who's symbol of power were the tortoise and the snake. Enjoyed our visit, was not to busy when we visited.

Thank Ann281
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

We found this temple quite by chance as we walked from the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to Trấn Quốc Pagoda. Seeing tourists going in off the street, curiosity got the better of me. There is a minimal entry fee (10,000d – 33p!) to get access...More

Thank Kishor P
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We came here on Tet holidays. Although, there were many peoples came here but we still felt comfortable. Should come here.

Thank Cindy_Teemac
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Response from ThomasBo | Reviewed this property |
Your list is a very good itinerary for Hanoi, but you should not miss Hoa Lo, often called 'Hanoi Hilton' - the former French security prison, which was also used for the US prisoners of war. It is a very interesting museum... More
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