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The Perfume Pagoda or Chua Trong is among the two most important and revered temples in Hanoi - the other being 'One Pillar pagoda'. This temple is located in hills of Hung Tich near Hanoi and is at the centre of a sacred site in the mountain foothills.The temple is revered mainly for its surroundings and is most popular for its 'Perfume Pagoda Festival'. It is believed by pilgrims and tourists that the stalactite and stalagmite formations inside the cave can bestow one with good luck!
Also known as Chua Trong, meaning inner temple, this Buddhist pagoda is located at the centre of the Huong Pagoda complex - a huge array of Buddhist temples and shrines built into the Huong Tich (Mountain of Fragrant Traces) mountains. It lies 60 kms southwest of Hanoi and derives its name from the spring blossoms growing in the area that make the air of the place redolent.