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. Add Ba Thien Hau Temple and other attractions to your Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary using our Ho Chi Minh City vacation builder.
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  • August 16, 2017
    Beautiful and tiny Taoist temple made by the Chinese. Very nice carvings that are at the top and very curious the spirals of incense. A temple to go if there is no other thing to do.
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  • August 8, 2017
    Beautiful temple. See the exotic Thailand to provide access to Wai Loei. Tears flowing, then The tourists, so they are rarely busy, how much. There are buses from markets to reach.
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  • August 2, 2017
    For one that is not really interested in visiting Temples. I've seen enough in my lifetime, however I was very pleased, probably because the tour guide spoke good english and gave us good information ...  more »

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