Offering an insight into the rich religious heritage of Ho Chi Minh City, the Vinh Nghiem Pagoda is the city’s largest Mahayana Buddhist pagoda and is well worth a visit. This sacred site can be found in District 3 of the city and those in search of well placed apartments in Ho Chi Minh City from which to set off on tours to such attractions can consider Somerset Ho Chi Minh City. Located in District 1, this serviced residence in Ho Chi Minh City lets you enjoy the very best the city has to offer be it business or pleasure. The Vinh Nghiem Pagoda can be found near the Cong Ly Bridge and is a site where one can see nuns and monks going about their daily duties. Blending Japanese and Vietnamese design styles this striking pagoda is also where one will find the Kwan-Yin tower which reaches to a height of around 40 metres. Visit during the Lunar New Year and you will also have a chance to witness a throng of devotees involved in traditional rituals and ceremonies that add to the charm of this venerated site.