This is the first time Quang Ninh organizes a series of spiritual tourism activities in Yen Tu at the end of the year and will be built to become an annual cultural and spiritual tourism product. The program “Yen Tu – Back to the land of Buddha in autumn, commemorating the Buddha Emperor Tran Nhan Tong, 2020” organized by Quang Ninh province aims to propagate, promote, introduce to visitors the unique beauty of the young Yen Tu holy at the end of the year building and developing new types of tourism products, expanding tourism space, each season one attractive product; gradually change the travel habits of visitors to Yen Tu, aiming to experience tourism in all four seasons of the year.

The program is also a series of activities to honor the great merits of King Tran Nhan Tong – who has great merit in leading the people in the work of building and defending the country, the founder of Truc Zen. Lam – a Zen lineage of Vietnam that still exists today.

Dong pagoda mountain peak

The unique pagoda is cast entirely in bronze at an altitude of 1,068m. Even in the beautiful sunny autumn, it is difficult to see the temple not sinking in the cloud.

Although it is sunny in the middle of autumn, but at an altitude of 1,068m, it is difficult to see the Dong Pagoda not sinking in the fog. Photo: Vien Du
The opening ceremony will take place at 9am on 11/11/2020 at Yen Tu relic and scenic area. After the opening ceremony, there will be religious activities such as: Nhieu Thap commemorating Buddha Hoang Tran Nhan Tong, the Tam Bao Refuge ceremony, the night of the flower lantern festival, the ceremony of worshiping Buddha science, the ceremony of worshiping the Patriarch, teaching. Dharma… Besides, there are other cultural and resort activities such as exhibition of paintings and art pictures about Yen Tu; Quang Ninh Culture and Food Week; Launching a new tourism product is Spa Spa with medicinal herbs.

The 712-year memorial service of Buddha Emperor Tran Nhan Tong entering Nirvana, chaired by the Vietnamese Buddhist Church of Quang Ninh Province, will be held on December 14, 2020 (November 1 in lunar calendar) at Cung Truc. Lam Yen Tu.

Duong Tung, about 200m of road, is dense with tall conifer trees with a lifespan of 700 years, the foliage is cool.
Tung Duong is about 200m long, dense with tall pine trees with a lifespan of 700 years, the foliage is cool. Photo: Vien Du
Yen Tu has always been the destination of Vietnamese people every early spring. In the first days of the new year, this place welcomes tens of thousands of tourists. However, the rest of the year, the number of visitors decreased, and mainly welcomed international visitors. Meanwhile, at the end of the year, the scenery in Yen Tu has its own unique features – bringing the color of the transition of the old year to a new year. More importantly, this is the time of important ceremonies to commemorate Emperor Tran Nhan Tong.

Quang Ninh will come to organize the program “Back to the land of the Buddha in the autumn, commemorate the Buddha Emperor Tran Nhan Tong” to become an annual event to gradually change the travel habits of visitors to Yen Tu, towards travel. experience all 4 seasons of the year.