Yen Tu Mountain - Things to Know Before Visiting
Yen Tu Mountain, Thượng Yên Công, Uông Bí, Quảng Ninh, Vietnam
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About Yen Tu Mountain
Yen Tu Mountain, the most famous religious attraction in Vietnam, located in the northern coastal Quang Ninh province. It is about 14 km from the center of Uong Bi town . the shape of a mountain looks like a giant elephant. The view from the top of the mountain is very beautiful with the clouds and the cool breeze.
Attractions Near Yen Tu Mountain
one of the famous pagoda which was notable with its great architecture and its historical significance. Thanh Mai Pagoda is a famous place in Hoang Hoa Tham commune, Chi Linh town, Hai Duong province, Vietnam. The pagoda was built by Phap Loa Zen monk in about 1329 associated with his life and career, the second ancestor of Truc Lam Yen Tu sect.
Haiphong Opera House is a French-built neoclassical opera house on Opera Square in Hai Phong, which was opened in 1912. The first performance of opera in Haiphong was held by a traveling troupe in the Hotel des Colonies in 1888.
A Roman Catholic diocese in northern Vietnam. The diocese covers an area of 10,000 km², and is a suffragan diocese of the Archdiocese of Hanoi. It is one of the examples of the roman architecture in Vietnam.
Cao Linh Pagoda Hai Phong – A temple with a mixed architecture between Eastern traditions and Western modernity. This architecture has made Cao Linh pagoda both majestic and different from other temples. This is also a spiritual destination that attracts the most tourists in Hai Phong.
A beautiful lake which was located in the heart of the Vietnam which was a major water resoruce to the Hai phong province and is also now one of the major tourist attraction.
This is a Buddhist temple in the name of Chu Văn An, a Confucian, teacher, physician and high-ranking mandarin of the Trần Dynasty in Đại Việt. This temple was notable with its architecture and its historical significance.
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Discover More Attractions in Quảng Ninh, Where Yen Tu Mountain Is Located
Nearly 80% of the province is mountainous with abundant land, forest water, and mineral resources. Nearly 90% of coal output in the country is extracted in this province.