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Nanhua Buddhist Temple

Along Caoxi River, 7km east to Maba Town, Qujiang District, Shaoguan 512110, China
+86 751 650 1014
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Along Caoxi River, 7km east to Maba Town, Qujiang District, Shaoguan 512110, China
+86 751 650 1014
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Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

One of the 4 main temples in china this has unparalleled beauty and history. Parts of this building are over 1500 years old and the newer parts keep the authentic feel. We went during a festival and it was buzzing with activity. 20rmb entry fee...More

1  Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed 6 September 2015

I had my doubts when I first learned that we were going to the Nanhua Buddhist temple as part of a team building weekend. It was most definitely worth a visit - I only wish we had more time to explore (2 hours was not...More

2  Thank diverram
Reviewed 24 July 2014

It really is well worth the visit, not only is it a very beautiful place to wander around, it has a very authentic feel..I spent around 3 hours here, but if was not so hot, I could easily have relaxed a little more and spent...More

1  Thank Rexona
Reviewed 18 July 2014

I grew up in this city and my family visited this temple at least a few times every year on traditional holidays. It is the birthplace of Buddhism in Southern China. The temple has been renovated and restored to its historical appearances. It is a...More

1  Thank Zhiwen X
Reviewed 16 June 2013

Visited with my fiance, very beautiful grounds and amazing ancient buildings and artifacts. Only 20 Yuan entry fee was was very good value,

2  Thank DPD500
Reviewed 11 March 2013

Nice, beautiful, big, famous temple in the city which is worth-visitng. You may spend a few hours there seeing the buildings inside the complex.

1  Thank berriberry
Reviewed 12 August 2011

This temple is one of the important and historical Buddhist temple in Guang Dong. Since it keep the original relic of the Sixth Patriarch of Zen Buddhism. Have to paid for entrance fee but it's not expensive. The temple close after 6pm. A vegetarian restaurant...More

4  Thank HdWong
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