Heritage area of ​​Yen Tu

Location: Yen Tu Yen Thuong commune, Uong Bi Town, Quang Ninh province.

Characteristics: Heritage area is a complex Yen Tu Pagoda, am, towers, statues, ancient trees and natural landscape However scattered from Red steep height towards the mountain.

Heritage area is a complex Yen Tu Pagoda, am, towers, statues, ancient trees. As the cradle of Truc Lam Zen from the late 13th century. Located in the bow of the same message mountainous northeast, Mount Yen Tu Pagoda 1.068m altitude compared to sea water. From time immemorial, Yen Tu mountain made famous is spectacular and is listed on the List painted Vietnamese soil.

Yen Tu Mountain 1,068 m in height has long been regarded as the name painted Vietnamese soil. From the 10th century, religious men, Yen Ky Sinh had to practice and enlightenment here, but the Yen Tu is only really famous when King Tran Nhan Tong – a king is the rise of (the late 13th century) has give up the throne to this practice, study Buddhism and became the first patriarch of Zen Buddhist Truc Lam with the name The Royal Pentagon.

Patriarchs and third Monday succeeding his career Loa Dong Kien Cuong France and Huyen Quang Ly Dao Reconstruction. Since then, Yen Tu became the capital of the ideas of Buddhism in Vietnam, marking the development of philosophy and ideology of contemporary peoples. Today through many ups and downs, the relics found in Yen Tu Pagoda, and hundreds of 11 am, the tower, beer, statues, a melting pot of architectural styles, sculpture of the time. Currently cable system in Yen Tu was put into operation, bringing tourists to Hoa Yen Pagoda at altitudes over 534m above sea level, where there are two trees 700 years old.

From here continue to climb, to the temples are scattered on the road to the temple the same. The road to the temple visitors feel like walking on air. Meet the cloudy sky stops, from the summit, visitors can admire the beauty of the Northeast. In the spring, information usually has to Yen Tu to large pilgrimage, just for sightseeing. Yen Tu Festival begins on the 10th lunar month and lasts until the end of March lunar month.

Yen Tu relic located near Highway 18A, a 14km Uong Bi town and is a very attractive tourist destination.

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  • I like Yen Tu

    I love Yên Tử, I used to go every year in early to go to church or going away [+]
Heritage area of ​​Yen Tu
Heritage area is a complex Yen Tu Pagoda, am, towers, statues, ancient trees and natural landscape However scattered from Red steep height towards the mountain.

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