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Fortune pray with circular incenses in Phuc Kien Pagoda, Hoi An

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Phuc Kien Pagoda is a complex of exquisite constructions in Chinese style. In comparison with other assembly halls in the area, it is outstanding with its majesty, magnificence and grandeur.

1. The location of Phuc Kien Pagoda

The pagoda has another name Phuoc Kien, located at No.46, Tran Phu Street, Hoi An ancient town. It is also the greatest construction of assembly halls in the area. Each year, thousands of tourists come to learn about the attraction as a mini-China in Hoi An. Phuc Kien Pagoda was built in 1697 for the locals to show gratitude to their ancestors. And now it becomes a commune place of the Chinese who came there to settle down.

A majestic construction with exquisite details
A majestic construction with exquisite details

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2. The construction of Phuc Kien Pagoda

The triple gate is considered as the symbol of the construction, making it outstanding among many other places to visit in Hoi An. The combination of Vietnamese and Chinese architecture requires a specific elaboration in every detail. Inside the campus are fish lakes in the shape of apricot flowers, a rockery presenting for "The carp leaping over the dragon's gate", and a rockery simulating The Great Wall of China.

Moreover, a lot of Penjing trees are grown there to keep the atmosphere cooler and fresher than the outside. Moreover, a great fountain is also built to create a full-range landscape. It is specially carved in the shape of a dragon, a symbol of thriving and dominance in both Vietnamese and Chinese truths.


Your wishes will be attached to these great circular incenses
Your wishes will be attached to these great circular incenses

On entering closer, You may get most impressions with these great circular incenses hanging up in the pagoda. Besides an attractive appearance, the gentle flavor giving off from these circles will bring about a sense of peace and healing. Moreover, each of them is attached to a wish paper from experienced tourists as a means to make these fortunes come true.

Phuc Kien Pagoda Hoi An was first made of wood, but nowadays bricks replace. It has gone through six times of repair, giving it a more majestic and dignified appearance.  However, the original architecture is maintained well, through which the Eastern philosophy of human happiness is presented profoundly.

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3. Festivals in Phuc Kien Pagoda

There are a lot of activities for tourists to take part in in the pagoda. Especially, it is great if you can visit the attraction in January in Lunar Calendar. The locals have a custom of presenting crabs, boiled eggs, and boiled meat as offerings these days. This is a chance for tourists to learn more about the local culture and lifestyle, as well as have more impressive memories about the town.

The campus always brings about moments of undisturbed and relaxing
The campus always brings about moments of undisturbed and relaxing

With our experience in Phuc Kien Pagoda in Hoi An, we are happy to help you have an overall view of the attraction you will visit in these upcoming days. You can take tour Da Nang Hoi An Hue to discover Hoi An - Quang Nam attractions like Cua Dai beach Hoi An. Do not hesitate if there is any concern left.
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