Vu Thach Pagoda

Vu Thach Pagoda is a Buddhist temple in . Vu Thach Pagoda is situated in , close to .

Notable Places in the Area

is located in , in Ly Thuong Kiet Street, near the central Hoan Kiem Lake and the . is situated 200 metres south of Vu Thach Pagoda. Photo: Aumusee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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, also called Tortoise Tower is a small tower in the middle of Hoan Kiem Lake in central , . is situated 300 metres north of Vu Thach Pagoda. Photo: Jon Rawlinson, CC BY 2.0.

Hỏa Lò Prison was a prison used by the French colonists in French Indochina for political prisoners, and later by North Vietnam for U.S. prisoners of war during the Vietnam War. is situated 550 metres west of Vu Thach Pagoda. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The Hanoi , or the Grand is an in central , . is situated 640 metres east of Vu Thach Pagoda. Photo: Nicolas Lannuzel, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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Hoàn Kiếm is an urban district of , the capital city of , named after the scenic . Photo: Cyril Doussin, CC BY-SA 2.0.

, the capital of and its second largest city, is a fascinating blend of East and West, with Chinese influence from centuries of dominance, and French je ne sais quoi from its colonial past. Photo: Inkey, CC BY 2.0.

Ba Đình Square is the name of a square in where president Ho Chi Minh read the Proclamation of Independence of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam on September 2, 1945. is situated 2 km northwest of Vu Thach Pagoda. Photo: Rosino, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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