Chua Van Phat Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas
A secluded, off-the-beaten-path attraction in Ho Chi Minh City, Chua Van Phat Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas is an attraction famous for its enormous display of ornate statues of Buddhist deities.
Located in a secluded place, finding this tourist attraction can present quite a challenge for first-time visitors, but the temple’s peaceful ambiance and seemingly endless collection of little statues are great rewards to those who took the challenge. This multi-tiered temple features a living area, a Buddhist “cemetery,” and a floor which holds almost 10,000 relics. Together, the relics and the overall architecture make a stunning sight so don’t forget to take lots of photos.
Chua Van Phat Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas is located at 66 Nghia Thuc Street, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City.
Opening Days and Hours
The temple is open from 8:00 to 17:30.
Entry Fee and Bookings
Entrance to this temple is free.
How to Get There
- Fly to Ho Chi Minh City via AirAsia, Philippine Airlines, Korean Airlines, and Thai Airlines.
- From the airport, board a taxi or a shuttle to the city centre.
- From the city centre, charter a mototaxi or a taxi to Ba Thien Hau Temple.
- Solo Travelers
- Families with Kids
- Groups of friends
Time to Spend
Suggested duration in this attraction is 30 minutes.
Popularity and Best Time to Go
Start early. This attraction is a bit hard to find, visiting late can limit your stay here.
Dining options near Chua Van Phat – Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas include Pho Le, Tan Nha Restaurant, Mr. Le, Hau Quan, Xu Coffee, Pizza Roma, and Au Pagolac.
- Vietnam Silver House
- Urban Tales
- Saigon Culinary Art Centre
Rain Bow Hotel, Mai Villa Hotel SuVan Hanh, Windsor Plaza Hotel, An Dong Center Hotel are some hotels offering accommodations near Chua Van Phat Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas.