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Cao Dai Temple

30/4 Street, Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam
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Nice temple in the center of Duong Dong

This place has a great and calm atmosphere. There aren't any tourists at all, the only distraction... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2017
Jolana H
Prague, Hlavni Mesto Praha, Czech Republic
Nice drive aswell

The temple here is pretty big with many huge statues and a lot of artwork to see. There was work in... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2017
Thomas T
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Apr 3, 2017
“Nice temple in the center of Duong Dong”
Jan 21, 2017
“Nice drive aswell”
30/4 Street, Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam
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Reviewed April 3, 2017

This place has a great and calm atmosphere. There aren't any tourists at all, the only distraction from the piece is a kindergarten, but it was more cute than bothering. There is no entrance fee.

Thank Jolana H
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

The temple here is pretty big with many huge statues and a lot of artwork to see. There was work in progress when we visited so some parts were still being fixed. We couldn't find any information about the place though, bummer because we heard...More

1  Thank Thomas T
Reviewed January 1, 2017

a religion was established in Vietnam in the early twentieth century, in 1926. The name Cao Dai literally just "a high place", figuratively is the highest area in which God dwells; as well as a shortened name of the God of the Cao Dai religion,...More

3  Thank kahleouk
Reviewed January 1, 2017

It was much smaller than the main one in Tay Ninh although the outside face is similar however the maintenance was very poor, dirty and unruly. We were left at our own even though we want to donate for a better way to look after...More

1  Thank phongsakbwm
Reviewed November 22, 2016

I visited the temple when cycling from Saigon to Angkor Wat and it blows your mind. It combines the stories from several major religions and has a French writer (victor hugo) as one of its principals. Definitely worth further investigation

2  Thank Chris M
Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Since the island isn't that old, temple is relatively new and has no major historic importance. Looked nice, named after a folk hero and the folk hero story is told there in English too, so that was nice. Was worth the quick stop!

1  Thank Sfinsoul
Reviewed April 3, 2016

On the main strip. Easy to find. Place for peace and praying. Clean and peaceful and clean. We werein the neighbourhood while evening activities. Only listeded to it, sounded interesting.

Thank Petteri S
Reviewed February 11, 2016

Must be there at noon when praying. It is most impressive.the temple itself is very special, but when the people are inside, its awesome. they don't mind photos at all. Respect for the praying is key.

2  Thank Munchkin2244
Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

Right near the night markets, harbour & jetty so you can pop in before sunrise. Only takes a few minutes but it's nice to see the different sacred places for different religions.

1  Thank Jenny L
Reviewed September 22, 2015

interesting to see , because there not many things to do in the island just go to the beach and enjoy

Thank teresasans
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Mock C
Hi Friends How to get to Cao Dai on our own, I heard the Saigon Express stops there right? I do not intedn to go Cu Chi tunnel Thank you Alberto
August 11, 2016|
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