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Address: 89 Ba Huyen Thanh Quan St, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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Amazing for historical value

This is certainly not one of the most beautiful pagodas you will visit but it has a history that most people will not be aware of. This pagoda is where the honourable Thich Quang... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2016
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Wrea Green, United Kingdom
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541 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived just before noon to ‘peer’ through window as closed . If this is good as it gets its not worth it.

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Thank Larry M
Singapore, Singapore
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Small and Tranquil temple. No one speaks English there. Made a quick visit and left. Pagoda was not open at that time.

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Thank Eleen C
Hangzhou, China
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168 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

This was quite the sight to see on a sunny day. Very impressive architecture so it's great for that. Unfortunately most of it was closed when I went.

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Thank Andrewbyrne86
Ottawa, Canada
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We went 4 January, 2017 and walked a fair distance to see this temple. Unfortunately for us it was closed for the lunch period (12:30 - 2:00) when we got there so we went across the street and enjoyed a beverage while waiting. Once it opened up again I have to say we were a little disappointed as the majority... More 

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Thank Joanne1534
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This is certainly not one of the most beautiful pagodas you will visit but it has a history that most people will not be aware of. This pagoda is where the honourable Thich Quang Đức (the burning monk) was taken in 1963 after he staged his protest against anti Buddhism by setting himself on fire and liking himself. The photo... More 

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Thank VNTravel78
Singapore, Singapore
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159 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

It' s classic temple ... nothing much ... Remember No shorts ... i will probably forgot it soon ... it's not a to be seen place ...

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Thank eddyMONTANA
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

A decent Buddhist temple with a large Buddha and a 7 tier pagoda...well maintaimed garden and close enough to the center. Becomes a worthy place to visit with some digging into its history

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Thank Sri G
Lindenhurst, New York
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544 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

It's close by the city center if you're mobile it's a good little stop. I always make time for stuff like this. Pay respect. Make merit.

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Thank Iratdog
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

Not great in the scale of touristy things to do but interesting, if I had a tight schedule and had to lose something then this trip would be it.

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Thank Darrel S
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Came on Sunday scouts everywhere A parent helped me explore and make sense of this place and the scout leader gave me a book in English about it Pleasant hour spent here

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