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Yuantong Jie, Kunming, China
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

At first, great temple, but there are a lot of them...the further back I explored the more impressive the design with great temple interior in the main building. Going back further, up some stairs, a smaller temple filled with pilgrims (?) chanting - enchanting. Worshippers...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

It is a big temple on a hillside, near the famous Green Lake. Its structure is the usual line of pavillions. The reliefs, carved wood and paintings are well kept and can keep you enchanted for hours.

Thank Javier G
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Perhaps it was due to the cold temperature (5 degrees Celsius), the temple was rather quiet. The compound was not very big. But the architecture was stunning. It withstood centuries. There was chanting which calms the mind. Toilet is Available.

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

With the 6 CNY and bear the park. Great photo spots. They have turtles if you seek them out. With the walk.

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 2 November 2017

A friend had recommended that we stop by and we're glad he did. The temple is very interesting with lots to see. Plan to spend about an hour there.

Thank crosswycke
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

This place is so calming. It is built with a design that is far away from the main road. If you are into temples then you should drop by. They even have a big bronze Buddha Statue donated by the King of Thailand at the...More

Thank ChangBoris
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Take a walk to check this place cause its near from our hotel and don’t regret. Its easy to find and need to pay entrance fee. The entrance free is RMB 6. The temple quite big from the inside,plafull color and full of unique architecture....More

Thank Joelishzz
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

While other reviewers spoke of crowds, I found none. I suspect the fact that the lake is empty might deter some. However, the lack of crowds emphasized the spirituality of the place. While not very big it is most interesting and we'll maintained.

Thank meb91
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Located next to Cui Lake and Yunnan University. Hence, can visit Yuontong Temple when visiting Cui Lake and Yunnan University.

Thank WongYF
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

It was a beautiful Easy to find Small enough for a short stay visit Colourful The ceremony was going on so it was so interesting People round helpful Walking distance to Green garden too

Thank mdvorsek
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28 June 2016|
Response from Sia65 | Reviewed this property |
The airport is about 30~60 minutes away from the city and traffic there is really unpredictable and can really bad if you're caught. I think if you would still like to leave the airport to take a breather, go to Green Lake... More