Ba Thien Hau Temple, Ho Chi Minh City

View a prime example of 19th-century Chinese temple architecture at Ba Thien Hau Temple. This temple is frequented by a wide variety of worshippers and tourists. The site is dedicated to the goddess Thien Hau, who is said to be able to save people facing trouble out at sea. Take note of the ornate exterior roof, decorative lanterns, and wooden theater models. When you enter the temple, you will find a partially covered courtyard, altar, and burning incense. Plan my trip to Ho Chi Minh City with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.
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  • you don't need to much of time here...maybe just 15 max. Got some beautiful photos as the place was not too crowded.  more »
  • Beautiful and serene temple. There are burning incense everywhere and were hang on the ceiling which is very nice and different. Good to take photo. Spend around 10-15 mins here.  more »
  • I was brought here on a tour. The pink paper wall is people who have provided sponsorship. There are various statues of worship and incense burning. I was surprised there is no dress code here.  more »
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  • Lovely details everywhere in the temple. Clean and well maintained, there's space and opportunity to admire the elaborate carvings, the old fashioned tiled floors and even the incense sticks!
  • A favorite stop for tour groups. I don't personally think that it's the best temple in the Cho Lon area, but I do appreciate the intricate details on the pillars. The temple does look very old. It doesnt have a solemn vibe at all due to the continuous wave of tourists.
  • Old and rustic. The intricate woodwork is the real treasure. The staff there can speak Mandarin/Chinese
  • It called as Thien Hau Pagoda. It seem to be rather ancient. Many people even tourists ( most of them come from chinese) come here to make ceremonial offerings, especially on traditional vacations or Tet. This is a work architecture that is influenced by Chinese Culture. We can see many dragon and phoenix sympol or pictographic curve engraved on the wall and the roof. They are really sophisticated and mysterious that you should trip here to admire
  • A few hundred years old Chinese temple rest near the Chinatown of Ho Chi Minh. Very historic and traditional.
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