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Thien Vuong Pagoda

Address: SE of town at the end of Khe Sanh St, Dalat 61000, Vietnam
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Ranked #1 of 27 Attractions in Dalat
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
Owner description: This serene pagoda was built by locals and is commonly called the "Chinese pagoda."
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Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
Owner description: This serene pagoda was built by locals and is commonly called the "Chinese pagoda."
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I had a regerating and long walk around the nice scenery of thien vuong pagoda.Very graceful the lake,the waterfalls and the gardens.The weather was cloudy and the temperature quite cold

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France
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

A lovely place to relax, a few km from downtown, reachable by cable car or by road (100 dong by metered taxi ). A small flower garden to walk around, and a view overlooking the scenery.

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reno
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

It's a beautiful and tranquil place. Picturesque place that you definitely need to go to and walk the grounds. There is also a little lake located at the end.

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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76 reviews 76 reviews
28 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Make sure you make use of the cable car when visiting this temple. The views during the 'ride' are awesome. At the monastery, you'll find peace and beautiful gardens. There are a few buildings with temples or shrines to see. If you have time, do the walk down the hill to see the waterfront and the boats on the lake.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

A bit too touristy to get the real feel behind the place, but enjoyed the cable car, and was a pleasant way to spend the afternoon.

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Adelaide, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This pagoda is incredibly serene, despite the volume of tourists. It sits high on a mountain with a sense of peace around. Priests and nuns still live there and they grow the most beautiful array of flowers.

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Florida
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74 reviews 74 reviews
21 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

1st you must take the cable car to the Pagoda. It is not mandatory but if you arrive by taxi or bus you will miss a spectacular ride and view of DaLat. The ride is just 40,000 D one way or 70,000 D return. Warning...if you take the cable car back you may have to walk to the central bus... More 

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Iligan, Philippines
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269 reviews 269 reviews
56 attraction reviews
214 helpful votes 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

A peaceful place to stroll around and enjoy the beauty of the place. Take the cable car ride round trip to enjoy more scenery. If not on a tour you will need a taxi. The concession area personnel are willing to call you a taxi when you return.

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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150 reviews 150 reviews
80 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

Really enjoyed the whole experience. Great tram (we had good weather), serene atmosphere, beautiful views of the lake and of the gardens full of flowers. I would definitely recommend this stop.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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250 reviews 250 reviews
137 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013 via mobile

Go by cable car both ways, 70,000 dong, beautiful gardens and pagoda. Do walk down to the lake, very peaceful. Like the place to sit and have a snack under the lovely pine forest.

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