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Ponagar tower

Published on 08 Jun 2023

Built between the 8th and 13th centuries during the Hindu period, this is one of the largest architectural complexes of the Champa culture in Central Vietnam.

Ponagar tower

If you choose historical - cultural tourism, you cannot forget to mark Ponagar Tower in the travel experience handbook. Built between the 8th and 13th centuries during the Hindu period, this is one of the largest architectural complexes of the Champa culture in Central Vietnam.

Ponagar Tower is located on top of a hill about 50 meters above sea level. At the mouth of the Cai River, about 3km north of Nha Trang city center.

Ponagar Thap Ba Nha Trang - the largest Champa cultural architectural complex in Central Vietnam (Photo: Collectibles)

Ponagar Thap Ba Nha Trang - the largest Champa cultural architectural complex in Central Vietnam (Photo: Collectibles)

To visit Ponagar, visitors should visit in the third lunar month (from the 21st to the 23rd). This is the time when Thap Ba festival takes place with many rich and diverse activities to introduce and honor the beauty of Champa culture and is also classified as one of 16 national-scale festivals.

The unique architectural complex of Ponagar Towers Nha Trang (Photo: Collectibles)

The unique architectural complex of Ponagar Towers Nha Trang (Photo: Collectibles)

Visit Ponagar Ponagar Tower in Nha Trang in the third lunar month to participate in a variety of activities (Photo: Collectibles)

Visit Ponagar Ponagar Tower in Nha Trang in the third lunar month to participate in a variety of activities (Photo: Collectibles)

With unique architectural lines and cultural space imbued with Champa identity, Ponagar Tower promises to be a destination that brings you many experiences during your trip.

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