Ngoc Son Temple is one of the most visited temples in Hanoi which located on a little island in the northern part of Hoan Kiem Lake. The Huc Bridge as know as an elegant bridge constructed in classical Vietnamese style and lined with flags connects the island to the lakeshore.
Surrounded by water and shaded by trees, this small temple is dedicated to Tran Hung Dao, who defeated the Mongols in the 13th century, La To, the patron saint of physicians, and the scholar Van Xuong.
Main Gate of Ngoc Son Temple
Besides that, you can find some fine ceramics, a gong or two, some ancient bells, and a glass case containing a stuffed lake turtle.