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Address: Quan Thanh and Thanh Nien Sts., Hanoi, Vietnam
Phone Number: 04-823-4378
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This is slightly different to the other temples in Hanoi, being Taoist. Beautiful buildings with lots of nice exhibits inside.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
TauntonBob
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Somerset, UK

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Tsu-shi, Mie, Japan
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48 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

There is corner of Quan Thanh str & Thanh Nien str. The gate have opened only a little when arrived there. So, i have passed in front of the temple and then had to be back. I have known this temple is smaller than my thought. But i was happy to have good timing. It has been shooting a picture... More 

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Thank sigerjet
Somerset, UK
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389 reviews
147 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is slightly different to the other temples in Hanoi, being Taoist. Beautiful buildings with lots of nice exhibits inside.

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Thank TauntonBob
Stafford, United Kingdom
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328 reviews
118 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is a danger of getting an overdose of temples. However this tranquil place provides a break from the bustle of city life and contains some interesting content if you have a competent guide.

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Thank LouJohnson
North Carolina
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127 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This temple provides a good view of a Confucian/Taoist temple typical of Vietnam. Its origins are old, back to the founding of Hanoi when it was one of the four main temples. Although there have been several restorations, most recently in the late 1800's, it retains a feel of what Hanoi once was -- something very rare.

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Thank ExNewYorker
London, England, United Kingdom
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400 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's quite amazing to see some of the great ancient temples within the bustling city outside, this little place offers tranquility and peace alongside some amazing artifacts

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Thank MJ_Lee83
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The temple has amazing architect and great design. Simply the best possible place to visit with my family.

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Thank Bimal_k_Arora
Truro, Massachusetts
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Great temple on an easy walking route, quite beautiful and active, with a massive 600 year old bronze as it's center piece!

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Thank Matheu M
Hanoi, Vietnam
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26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

This fine little 900 year temple has acquired a name of its own in far away Denmark. To the mild surprise of the neighbours it's on the agenda, whenever the Prince Consort of Denmark revisits Hanoi. The Prince grew up in Hanoi in a wealthy French family. In 2009 he brought his spouse - the Queen of Denmark - to... More 

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Thank ThomasBo
Taipei, Taiwan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

I don't know whether this place charges entrance feee, but I arrived here around 6 pm ish nobody asked us to pay. It's grand from the outside but not much to see in the inside. Good to stop by if you are in the area.

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Thank ChristyGreat
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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124 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

It's really surprising that not many tourists visit this temple. The sheer beauty of this small temple is in the carvings and tranquility. A must visit

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