Hanoi Attractions

Co Loa Citadel

Co Loa is located on Co Loa commune, Dong Anh District, Hanoi. It was the capital of Au Lac, at the third century before Christian and the Van Xuan state under Ngo Quyen reign after Christian. In 1962, Co Loa was ranked as historical national culture.

Location: At Au Lac reign, Co Loa is located in apex position of triangle of the Red River Delta and where people can exchange with the importance of waterways and roads. From here, there has control both highland and lowland sites. Co Loa is situated on Phong Khe, which have living by farming, fishing and handicrafts.

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Giong Temple

A serene, almost sacred, atmosphere envelops the mountainous scenery of Ve Linh Commune in Soc Son District, 30km north of Hanoi's centre, where legend has it Saint Giong flew back to heaven on his horse after defeating foreign invaders. I feel it in the voice of local guides as they show me the wonders of the region. As they tell me of the legendary figure they use the honorific ngai (his Excellency) when saying the name Saint Giong. Color abounds in the area, turquoise blue lakes - believed to be the footprints of Saint Giong's horse - contrast against the palate of green mountains,

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Dinh Bang Communal House

Dinh Bang communal house, located in Dinh Bang commune (Tu Son), is a famous ancient communal house the Northern built in 1736. It worships three village tutelary gods including Earth spirit, Water spirit and Cultivation spirit.Dinh Bang consists of all three clusters of cultural relics, especially relics under Ly dynasty, forming a unique memorial zone with historical resonance and national scope with communal houses, temples, pagodas and tombs and monuments...

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Perfume Pagoda

Around 60 kilometers southwest of Hanoi, Perfume Pagoda is one among the largest and unique religious sites in Huong Son Commune, My Duc District, old Ha Tay (or enlarged Hanoi), right banks of Day River, northern Việt Nam. It comprises a complex of pagodas and Buddhist shrines built into the limestone cliffs of Perfume Mount (Hương Sơn), scattering alongside the mountain up to the peak.

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