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Pool and Mulberry Tree Temple (Tanzhe Si)

Western Hills, 48km (30 miles) W of Beijing, Beijing, China
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Cuandixia Village and Tanzhe Temple Private Tour from Beijing
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Private Day Tour: Go on a Temple Pilgrimage including Vegetarian Lunch and...
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This Buddhist temple dates back 1,600 years and is surrounded by peaceful hills and beautiful gardens.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
3 Jan 2018
“Beautiful ”
28 Oct 2017
“Impressive Buddhist temple”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Western Hills, 48km (30 miles) W of Beijing, Beijing, China
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

As we continue to explore the outskirts of Beijing we spent one afternoon here by the Hill top temple. It is the perfect place to get some exercise as there are more than a few steps to get to the top, you will however be...More

Thank iristaletta
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

I was taken here by my Chinese hosts. The visit lasted about 1.5 hours. The temple was impressive but note there are a few steps to climb up and down. The views from the top are great as the temple is in a lovely setting...More

Thank RossOrpington
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Reviewed 29 September 2014

If you are relatively new to China and have not already been overdosed on temples, then this might be a nice day trip if you want an escape from the overbearing security of the Tiananmen area or the heavy crowds at the Temple of Heaven...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2014 via mobile

TIP: don't buy incense outside the temple with the intention of bringing it in! Outside incense is not allowed, which is fine, since the temple provides incense and is included in your ticket fee. Conditions weren't ideal the day I went - a bit rainy...More

1  Thank Vivian J
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Reviewed 14 May 2014

We had taken the Day-tour from Beijing to visit this. It's about an hour away from Beijing and about 10 kms from Jietai-si temple. It's nestled in the mountains. It's Not very crowded, since few tourists bother to travel out of beijing in search of...More

2  Thank Sowjanya75
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Reviewed 29 October 2013

I've traveled in europe and now china and in europe i ended up visiting a lot of cathedrals so it goes that i'm going to see a lot of temples in china. By the way the temples do offer a lot of photographic opps, but...More

5  Thank Hoben01
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Reviewed 10 September 2013

Tanzhe has beautiful tress and environment, provided is not throng by too many tourist. It was pricy compared to the other famous locations ( summer palace , forbidden city and etc). Given the distance you need to travel and the price you pay Vs. satisfaction,...More

3  Thank Lvamp
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Reviewed 7 September 2013

It was about 2 hours car ride from the city to there. You also have to go up a hill slope that curves like a snake. I could imagine a lot of bikers who want to get out on the weekend would definitely come here....More

7  Thank Alienandbear
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Reviewed 27 September 2012

Visited this splendid temple complex on a weekday afternoon and found it to be quiet and peaceful. If you have more than a few hours available, there is a walk up the mountainside to the Dragon Pool.

5  Thank Stevenjenkins7
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