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Bach Ma Temple

Hang Boum, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
+84 4 3860 0963
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  • Average25%
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“old quarter” (21 reviews)
“century” (5 reviews)
“confucius” (5 reviews)
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Hang Boum, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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"old quarter"
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"century"
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"confucius"
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"emperor"
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"oldest"
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"horses"
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"visitors"
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"pray"
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"statues"
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"altar"
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"structure"
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"street"
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"sights"
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

At over 1000 years since it's creation it has been maintained hidden behind the yellow walls. They close for lunch mid day. Between Vern and me we took 167 pictures and it isn't that large. There is the main front room where the white horse...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

The temple is nice and quiet in the middle of busy area. There is also a toilet there. Not many people were there

Thank zmije
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Very old temple, more than 1000 years old. I reading about temple's history . im really interesting about it. I have a change enjoy traditional music " hat xam" in temple 's gate. So nice

Thank Hoan N
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

A fairly nice temple with horse statues. Lots of offerings and the wonderful smell of incense fills the air. Old and important to Vietnamese.

Thank Nicole B
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

This is supposed to be the oldest temple in Hanoi. While it isn’t large, it impressed us with live traditional dancers.

Thank KB C
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

With so many temples to see it is nice to find one that is unique. This is the oldest temple in Hanoi and is very clean and well maintained. There are shrines to Confucius, Buddha and others. The majority of the visitors are worshipers, so...More

Thank Louise M
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant place to see, beautiful finishing on the building. At the temple you can see locals praying and paying tribute. It has a very inviting feel to it and one can partake if one wants. I did and enjoyed it. If you've wondered about...More

Thank Jonathan J
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Not really eye catching from the road because the solid wall block the view, once visitors enter the front door, they can see what is really behind of the yellow wall. The main altar with white horse in the middle and two big birds (Phoenix)...More

Thank santo t
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Visitors can enter the temple through some ancient wooden doors after which they will be able to see the beautiful decorated interior and a red lacquered funeral palanquin. Inside the temple, they will find a statue of the white horse, a shrine to Confucius, and...More

Thank Mehul_Kirit_Shah
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

This temple is absolutely gorgeous – a wonderful place to stop in to pray or to see the glorious shrines and decorations inside a Buddhist temple. Be aware that it closes mid-day (from about 11-2), like many of the sights in Hanoi. But it’s free...More

Thank DCDolcevita
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Cato1111
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