Long Tien Pagoda Festival

Time: The 24th day of the third lunar month.
Place: Long Tien Pagoda, at the foot of Bai Tho Mountain, Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province.
Objects of worship: Tran Hung Dao.
Characteristics: Procession of ancestral tablet of Duc Ong palanquin.

Long Tien Pagoda is situated at the foot of Bai Tho Mountain, built in 1941 to worship Buddha and generals of Tran Dynasty who had marits of the country. The pagoda has unique architectural style. The tam quan (three-entrance gate) includes 3 doors: Huu, Vu and Dai. Atop of the three-entrance gate stands a statue of A Di Da, bellow it is a bell-tower. Outside of the three-entrance gate stands statue of Bo De Dat Ma, the Patriarch of Chinese and Vietnamese Zen. In bai duong and the main altar of the pagoda stand worshipping statues.



The festival involves palanquin procession which starts from Long Tien Pagoda, then Duc Ong Temple to An Duong Vuong Temple and return.

Traditional folk games in the festival: Chinese chess, wrestling, chau van singing, cheo performance.

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WHERE TO STAY
Ngoc Lan Hotel

Add: Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 372

Minh Trang Hotel

Add: 102 Vuon Dao St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3844 379

Hoang Gia Hotel

Add: 1A Anh Dao, Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 451

Hong Minh Hotel

Add: 21A Ha Long St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3847 643

Hong Hoa Hotel

Add: Group 9- Zone 3, Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3845 014

Hoang Long Hotel

Add: Hung Vuong St., Ka Long Ward, Mong Cai City

Tel: (84-203) 3881 011

Ha Long Hotel

Add: 80 Le Thanh Tong St., Hon Gai Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3826 509

Doan Trang Hotel

Add: Group 12- Zone 4B, Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 953

Wyndham Legend Halong Hotel

Add: 12 Ha Long St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3636 555

Golden Hotel

Add: Dong Hung Thang St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3511 098

Thon Vi Hotel

Add: 106 Vuon Dao St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 463

Thuong Mai Hotel

Add: 269 Le Thanh Tong St., Hon Gai Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3827 258/ 3827 760

Vinaly 1 Hotel

Add: Groupe 11- Zone 4B, Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 694

Ngoc Mai Hotel

Add: Hau Can St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 123

Nu Hoang Hotel

Add: 70 Le Thanh Tong St., Hon Gai Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3826 383/ 3826 193

Huong Lien Hotel

Add: 283 Le Thanh Tong St., Hon Gai Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3826 608

Kieu Anh Hotel

Add: Group 3- Zone 2, Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 382

Ha Long Paradise

Add: Group 5, Zone 9, Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3619 699

Novotel Ha Long Bay

Add: Ha Long Road, Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3848 108

Mithrin Hotel Ha Long

Add: Hung Thang St., Bai Chay Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3848 090

WHERE TO EAT
Bien Mo Floating Restaurant

Add: 35 Ben Tau St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3828 951

Nang Tam Vegetarian Restaurant

Add: Yen Tu's telpher station, Uong Bi City

Tel: (84-203) 3661 027

Hong Kong Restaurant

Add: Ha Long St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3847 591

Thien Trang Restaurant

Add: 7 Tran Phu St., Cam Pha City

Tel: (84-203) 3862 467

Tuyet Tuyet Restaurant

Add: Khu 8, Cai Rong Townlet, Van Don Dist.

Tel: (84-203) 3874 256

Quan Hai Lau Restaurant

Add: Bai Chay St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3847 037

Cong Doan Restaurant

Add: Bai Chay Tourist Centre, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3846 780

Bien Xanh Restaurant

Add: 8 Le Thanh Tong St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3825 112

Anh Duong Restaurant

Add: Group 6, Yet Kieu Ward, Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 6293 666

Ha Long Wonder Restaurant

Add: 98 Ben tau Hon Gai St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3811 279

Phu Dong Restaurant

Add: 6A Le Thanh Tong St., Ha Long City

Tel: (84-203) 3656 339