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If you want to learn about old learning and wisdom in Vietnam it is a must to pay a visit to the Temple of Litterature in Hanoi which is considered to be the old university in Vietnam. Here the Vietnamese elite was educated according to...More
Walk into this beautiful temple complex and you leave the bike-packed Hanoi streets behind. There is something very serene about the different buildings and the beautiful architecture. We went there around graduation day for the Vietnamese students and it was fascinating to see them all...More
The entrance fee is 40K VND for adult and free for kids under 8, we were greeted by a huge gate to the temple signalling our entry to the compound.
The hustle and bustle of the city are lost within the compound due the vast...More
We visited the temple of literature as part of our tour of Vietnam, with our excellent tour guide Thao (not sure of the spelling), who gave us an amazing introduction to the importance of the educational system with its links to social, political and religious...More
Our guide Duc took us to the Confucius temple. It was very interesting especially when I had a reasonable knowledge of Chinese characters. One could see barely visible carving of names of successful candidates of the Imperial Examinations and descriptions written on the stones. Amazing...More
Temple of literature is a must visit in top list of attraction this is a place where the students come here and take the photographs session for their conversation and for the graduation function remarkable place and worship does a place of literature by the...More
Although the Vietnamese headed there Chinese conquerors, they revered Confucius for his dedication to learning. So it’s all about Confucius and higher education. Beautiful gardens and red and gold painted altars.
The place is well maintained. The place has stages of learning which an advanced learner in those days went through. This place is very much worth visiting when you visit Hanoi as one sees an important part of the cultural roots of the country and...More
Response from Vanessa F | Reviewed this property |
I have always visited it earlier in the day and when I went pass it around 6pm it was closed. Your best bet is to schedule your visit a bit earlier in the afternoon and go for dinner around that area when you are finished... More
I have always visited it earlier in the day and when I went pass it around 6pm it was closed. Your best bet is to schedule your visit a bit earlier in the afternoon and go for dinner around that area when you are finished. My family and I found it was a interesting walk, exploring around there.