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Quan Thanh Temple

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Address: Quan Thanh and Thanh Nien Sts., Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
Phone Number: 04-823-4378
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Its small but beautiful

Interesting old Chinese characters beautfully carved into the pillars and walls surrounded a solid bronze statue (impressively made underground). Worth a visit

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 October 2016
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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was quite a small temple and less people inside when we visited there. Entrance fee was 10,000VND per person.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

hot day just come here and look around it west like very close. pray if yoh wish.learn the history of the past.

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Kajang, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If staying in the Westlake area of Hanoi or even if seeking out the best temples and pagodas to view then don't miss this location off your itinerary. It's rich tapestry of colour, size and splendor are well worth the visit and it is a peaceful place to be drawn to. The statue is awe inspiring, BIG and really takes... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is not really a must see, but if you are going to west lake anyway, no harm trying. Nothing much on west late anyway.

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Quan Thanh Temple might be overlooked as just another temple in a Buddhist land. But this ancient sight deserves a walk on the grounds. As you walk through the stone gates, a sense of calm surrounds you. I do not recall hearing or noticing the traffic sounds on the other side of the stone walls. Or maybe those sounds just... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Interesting old Chinese characters beautfully carved into the pillars and walls surrounded a solid bronze statue (impressively made underground). Worth a visit

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Lots of character, good tourist spot for a quick visit. Beautiful statues within a serene environment. Lovely to just take a seat and take it all in.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

it is located close to the west lake. i believe this is oldest buddhist temple in hanoi. it is big bronze statue and it seems if you rub its toe it will bring you luck. the carving and the acitecture is really worth the visit.

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Huntington Beach, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

I walked along West Lake from Tran Quoc Pagoda to here. Other than a nice front gate, there is not much to see in here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

This temple is full of beautiful statues. Namely the most impressive huge bronze statue - which was made in one whole piece! You may rub his toe for luck if you wish :) It is very peaceful and lovely here. Definitely recommended.

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