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Corner of Cach Mang Thang Tam & Nguyen Dinh Chieu Street, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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Reviewed yesterday

Not an easy to find location, but once you find this [short 10 minute taxi from the city center hotels] it will be worth it. Free to enter in the open air tribute to the Buddhist monk who suffered self immolation to protest aggression of...More

Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Be careful the place located on TripAdvisor is completely wrong. The monument just on the corner of 2 crowded roads reminds you that people can die for ideas...

Thank Hugues S
Reviewed 4 days ago

For one man to give of himself in something he believed it, the image of the burning monk is shocking to see, yet somehow this place is so peaceful....we did a really informative tour with students who told us about this Monk who gave his...More

1  Thank MasterP0
Reviewed 1 week ago

We covered this monument as part of our motorbike tour. Our guide was a guy who was majoring in tourism so he knew the history behind this place. He explained about the monk who sacrificed his life to

1  Thank saumverm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed the tour with this monument. the students that provided us the tour has given us much insight about Him. great!

1  Thank Zephyriousity
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found it very difficult to be there in front of the memorial. its a very moving experience and really made me appreciate life in general. I an very interested about budism and this just highlights some of the lengths that people will go to...More

1  Thank RMonsta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have read a lot about the great monk and venerable Thich Quang Duc and it is an immense story that I am hoping many more people find out. I really love that here in Vietnam the Buddhism is so strong and goes through many...More

1  Thank fotofrancis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice place and my guide told me interesting story about how this place came about. Must visit. You will feel sad but you will say this monk is noble and great.

1  Thank amamenilec
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many of us remember the monk who set himself a fire in the center of the street. This is a fitting tribute to his sacrifice.

1  Thank Candy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thích Quảng Đức (Vietnamese: [tʰǐk̟ kʷâːŋ ɗɨ̌k] (About this sound listen); 1897 – 11 June 1963; born Lâm Văn Túc), was a Vietnamese Mahayana Buddhist monk who burned himself to death at a busy Saigon road intersection on 11 June 1963. Quảng Đức was protesting...More

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