Private Cao Dai Holy See Day Tour - Explore Truly Local Culture in Tay Ninh
- PRIVATE: Benefit from the customized care and attention from your private guide.
- LOCAL: A great way for cultural buffs to get deeper into unique oriental culture of Vietnam.
- UNIQUE: Get special entrance to secret bunker at religious complex.
- THE-REAL-VIETNAM: Off-the-path tour to less touristy places but still keep the must-visit. Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Cao Dai Temple, Long Thanh Bac Commune Hoa Thanh District, Tay Ninh 730000 Vietnam
1/ Pick up & Local history/culture time – 7:30
Our guides pick you up at your hotel, then we go for a 2 hours and a half to Tay Ninh. You will exchange stories about local culture & history of Vietnam and Tay Ninh with our guide.
2/ The ride through "The-real-Vietnam"
On the way to Cao Dai Temple, you are going to see the REAL Vietnam that you will not see if you only stay in the city, with RIVERS, RICE PADDY FIELDS, VILLAGES, TEMPLES,...
3/ The Original Buddist Temple where Caodaism formed
In 1926, Caodaism was officially introduced under guardian of Buddism and Caodaism monks at Thiền Lâm Cổ Tự – Gò Kén. Arriving at this sanctuary, we will enjoy the unique Buddist landscapes with beautiful view to local rice paddy fields and gardens.
4/ Local Specialty – Long Hoa Market
You will have chance to become a local shopper with experience on trying and bargaining local specialties like Rice paper, Chilli Salt sauce, Tofu, Fabric and Local Grocery…
5/ The MECCA city of Vietnam (Caodaism Complex)
You will arrive on time to the Temple for the FAMOUS noon worship of local pilgrims with colorful customs, holy chants and discipline formation.
6/ Local lunch and cafe
We will stop at a local restaurants and order the food based on your DIETARY requirements. Let's take a slow lunch and interact with local people in a local coffee shop to try Vietnamese Coffee.
7/ The Holy Palace – Special Entrance
Driving through Rambutan and Rubber plantation, you are going deeper into a secret place of Caodaist people where the founder had lived and worked. Meet a Local Pilgrims who will take you a tour to visit the Vietnamese-style palace with slow pace and beautiful camera shots.
8/ The come-back ride
Finishing the excursion and local visits, which will satisfy you a lot, we will drive back to your hotel.
Duration: 10 hours
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Infant seats available"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 8 To 10 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick you up at any hotel in city central of Ho Chi Minh City (District 1,2,3,4, Phu Nhuan, Tan Binh)
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.