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Address: Tayuan Temple, Taihuai Town, Wutai County 035515, China
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A lot of Climbing

We spent a few hours here, the area is nice with temples and monks you really felt that you were in China

Reviewed 1 October 2016
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

We spent a few hours here, the area is nice with temples and monks you really felt that you were in China

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Just near the Tai Huai town. No need to take a bus. Walking will do.Enjoy the nice structure and the surrounding temple area. Do not need to buy a ticket to go it. Very quiet and nice

1 Thank clarencekoh
Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

This temple is the largest monasteries of Gelugpa sect in Wutaishan . The best period and date to visit this temple is during Autumn and the first and fifteen of the Chinese calendar, This white pagoda is built by one Indian Monk. On the way to this temple there a few temple which worth visiting and further up the hill... More 

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Reviewed 13 May 2016

Coming down from Pusading temple, we visited several more temples, one of which was Tayuan with the beautiful huge white dagoba which stands out in all the views of the area.

Thank Lee m
Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 22 September 2015

Tayuan Temple is located near the southern gate of the temple complex in the village of Taihuai in the center of the UNESCO World Heritage site Wutai Shan. We came here as most of the tourists do as part of a guided tour with a bus of the Shanxi Tourism Organization. Tayuan Temple is most renowned for its tall bottle-shaped... More 

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Reviewed 18 June 2014

The three temples, Xiantong, Tayuan and the Pusading Monastery are all one behind each other. It is very easy to go from one to the next. Stunning buildings, very interesting viewing a working monastery and wonderful scenery

1 Thank angela914

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