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Jinci Temple

Address: Mahe Village, Mahe Country, Lingshi County 031300, China
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4.0 of 5 stars 9 Reviews
Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites, Cultural
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites, Cultural
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Xi'an, China
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Jin Ci temple is located about 40 minute drive out of Taiyuan city. It encompasses a huge complex of ancient Chinese buildings. pavilions, towers, shrines, ancient opera stages as well as the iron statue from the Song dynasty are all very spectacular to feast visitor's eyes. the whole complex of Jinci is situated on the site following ancient Chinese philosophy... More 

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135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

If you are staying in or around Taiyuan, this is well worth a visit. It is about 25 km from Taiyuan. It is located in a large park and has gardens, a lake, and many pavilions, some as old as 1500 years old. There is a mixture of Daoist, Confucian, and Buddhist influences in the buildings. The grounds are large... More 

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