The rich cultural practices and the proud Vietnamese heritage are vibrantly reflected through the myriad festivals in the country. Do plan your Vietnamese tour during one of these tantalisingly beautiful festivals, and you won’t regret it!
To witness this festival, the PhuGiay Temple is the best place to be! It’s a vibrant celebration that is dedicated to the goddess of the PhuGiay Pagoda. You’d be able to see the Vietnamese carrying various bamboo relics to the pagoda, dressed in traditional Vietnamese clothing.
The Perfume Festival revolves around the Perfume Pagoda in Hanoi, which is celebrated during the first and the third lunar months of the year. The pilgrimage, which starts with a dragon dance, is continued along the Yen River towards the Huong Mountain, where the famous Perfume Pagoda is located to perform various rituals.
Ba Pagoda Festival
If you’re staying at one of the studio apartments in Binh Duong the likes of Citadines Central Binh Duong during the first lunar month of the year, you can witness the many colourful swirls of this festival which is dedicated to Holy Mother ThienHau.
Hoi An is a place that shouldn’t be missed during the Mid-Autumn Festival, which celebrates the harvest of the year. It’s a time of the year when lion dances adorn the streets in which you can find a myriad of foot booths to grab a delicious bite. The breathtaking floating paper lantern galore is one of the iconic features of this festival.