Long Son Pagoda, also known as Chua Long Son, is situated on the foothill of Trai Thuy Mountain in the city of Nha Trang.
The temple is famous for its large white Buddha image, which sits atop the mountain crest and can be seen from anywhere in town.
Long Son Pagoda boasts beautiful and unique turn-of-the-century Taoist architecture characterised by the embellishment of mythical animals and sculptures of Taoist gods. It is also a working monastery complete with a school for monks in its grounds. An impressive three-tier roofed entrance, decorated with mosaic dragons, leads to the large temple grounds decorated by potted topiary.
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Article Title: Long Son Pagoda : Nha Trang : Khanh Hoa, Vietnam
Short Description: Long Sơn Pagoda is a Buddhist temple in the city of Nha Trang on South Central Coast of Vietnam. It is regarded as one of the main sites in the city, along with Hai Duc Temple.
Author: Ruang-Ampon Buniad
Publisher - Orgnization: Asia Travel Gate
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