2. The Buddha in the Sky
Also located in Nha Trang’s Long Sơn Pagoda, the Buddha of Long Sơn meditates in the clouds and is visible from most parts of this beach community located on Vietnam’s south central coast. This Buddha in the sky sits 79 feet (24 meters) tall and 152 steps up from the entrance of this pagoda. This Buddha is the Gautama Buddha, who was believed to have lived in India sometime between the 6th and 4th Centuries BCE.