We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: No.16 Alley 84, Sec 2, Zhongyi Road, Tainan, Taiwan
Improve this listing

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 22 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 5
  • 8
    Very good
  • 9
  • 0
  • 0
Said to be the oldest temple here

One of the most visited temple here. There are numerous temples in Taiwan but this one is said to be the oldest. The temple was built in 1854 but the furnace was from the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 26, 2012
Hsinchu, Taiwan

Similar Things to Do in Tainan

Add Photo Write a Review

22 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Level Contributor
342 reviews
114 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

We visited over 10 temples in Tainan and this was one of the most interesting. The temple was extremely popular with local worshippers and was packed when we visited in the early morning. There was also some kind of ceremony taking place outside the temple with about 10 to 20 people playing instruments singing and chainring.

Thank Wilcoxm51
Hsinchu, Taiwan
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

One of the most visited temple here. There are numerous temples in Taiwan but this one is said to be the oldest. The temple was built in 1854 but the furnace was from the seventeenth. People often visit here to pray for something.

Thank Alien_Taiwan
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
111 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

We went there today and really enjoyed ourselves. The pavement in front of the temple is marked out with parking slots for scooters so we could tell this was a popular one. It's got all the usual temple stuff but at the back there's an area where 5 or 6 white shirted fortune tellers take turns communicating with the gods... More 

2 Thank Marathonwinner

Travelers who viewed Tiantan Tiangong Temple also viewed


Been to Tiantan Tiangong Temple? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Tiantan Tiangong Temple staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?