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Lingshan Buddhist Scenic Spot

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Address: Ma Shan Tai Hu National Park | Lingshan Road, Hubing District, Wuxi, China
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First buddha in China for us!

Along with our group of teenagers, we came to see the big Buddha and enjoyed the stop! It has an interesting history and we appreciated having a guide. We came just before it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lori A
Drayton, Canada
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Drayton, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Along with our group of teenagers, we came to see the big Buddha and enjoyed the stop! It has an interesting history and we appreciated having a guide. We came just before it closed, so we were a bit rushed. I believe it closes at 5pm, so get there earlier than 3, so you can see the whole place .... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

breathtaking. but didnt get to climb the stairs to the buddha. my tour guide advise us not to climb the steps due to a rainy day saying that its dangerous.

Thank Lvamp
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is nice but this time we were late .it is opened 7.30am to 17.00 pm Ticket costs 210 rmb You can get here by subway (Shenglimen station .next after the railway station ) and bus 88.it takes around 1.5 hour to get here from the railway station.the way is very nice. You will see mountains and a big... More 

Thank ValeryOz
Garden Grove, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I'm not into going to Buddhist temples because I thought if you've seen 1 you've seen them all, especially in China but I had to go because it was part of my tour. I actually found this place interesting. It's not the temples that you're used to. It had different artitecture. Quite modern. Good for taking pictures. The reason I... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

A statue you'll see on miles distance. You'll get here by an hour bus from railwaystation in Wuxi. Costs you about 2 yuan for bus and about 100 yuan for entrance. You're gonna get a fantastic day walking on to this scenic area.

Thank citygbg189894
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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Really cool place to visit, even if you don't speak Chinese. It's newly built but doesn't skimp on splendor. Make sure to see the show/video.

Thank Kate B
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

A very fascinating day. So many things to explore and take in the history. A must see if you are near Wuxi and have a few hours.

Thank Tim R
jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

its a very spacious location, in the highland location. For Buddhis, they can fervently prayed. Good for taking picture for whom that have photography hobbies.

Thank Jap G
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

Our tour group spent a half day here. It was amazing. So educational and beautiful Landscaping incredible. Peaceful. Zen. There's a lot of walking involved, however, there is a bus for those with mobility issues. One of the most amazing water shows we have ever seen. Go if you can.

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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

This place is vast and has many scenic spots and structures to visit. To get to the giant Buddha you need to climb a long flight of steps so do take your time. Do note that the Vatican palace in the north-east of the area is closed for renovation due to a fire, so the entrance fees have been greatly... More 

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