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Cao Dai Temple

Long Thanh Bac Commune | Hoa Thanh District, Tay Ninh 730000, Vietnam
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Long Thanh Bac Commune | Hoa Thanh District, Tay Ninh 730000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Far away from HCMC, but was worth the drive, about 2hr. Quite unique, a symbiotic mixture of Christianity, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Islam. Arrived around noon, during the prayer service, all people dressed in white and barefoot. You can go on the second floor for nice...More

Thank TiberiuDL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the main temple of the Cao Dai faith which seems to be a combination of a large number of other religious beliefs - Islam, Buddism, Christianity, Confucism Taoism, Aninism and a whole lot more besides. Apparently the author Victor Hugo was well revered...More

Thank Peter I
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Caodaism is a fascinating belief system to research and see first-hand. If you're visiting Ho Chi Minh City, then you have an incredible opportunity. It's possible to incorporate a trip to the Cu Chi Tunnels with a visit to the Cao Dai Temple. If you...More

Thank rbisset
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place for a new religion. There are influences from Christianism, Islamism, Buddhism and Hinduism.

Thank Fred d
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Very pretty outside - ornate decorations. Well worth a drive out and spend maybe 30-40 minutes wandering around. The gardens are very pretty.

Thank James Q
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

As a guide who casually bring tourist to this destination, I found this place not only really holly but also fascinating. This temple is the main Facility of Cao Dai religion, built in 1955 only but the structure itself attracts every tourists come here, as...More

Thank ThomasNguyen94
Reviewed September 8, 2017

This is an amazing temple. It is built a little remote to the usual suburbia and is approached by a huge roadway on each side and an equally large quadrangle (for want of description) which stretches from the entrance to the main road: this space...More

Thank JONHallettCove J
Reviewed August 23, 2017

When I joined a day-tour to the Cu Chi tunnels in Vietnam, one of the places we visited was the Province of Tay Nihn. Our guide took us to a Cao Dai Temple. I had never heard of Cao Dai religion before, but I thought...More

Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed August 11, 2017

A guided tour is a must. I suggest to read about Cao Dai and Bahaism before visiting the temple. There are a lot of details, message is strong, combination of Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Budhism, Hinduism, Tao, Konfucyus, positivism concepts. Well matching to current culture of...More

1  Thank utkan u
Reviewed July 31, 2017

You might find the similar temples every part of Vietnam or the world where Caodaism could reach to, but this temple is the original, the first of the kind where ONE religion is founded. The architecture is unique and representing very well the faith and...More

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Bob T
July 14, 2017|
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Response from Lucie02 | Reviewed this property |
Shoulders must be covered. Best yo take a light blouse to put on over a vest top. You also must have knees covered so no shorts.
November 11, 2015|
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Response from Dean H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sandra, I'd plan to get there around 11am, that way you can have a look around before the service. Then you can have lunch in the nearby town, This should get you to the tunnels mid afternoon. I agree with the message... More