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Qixia Temple

Address: The Centre Peak of Qixia Mountain, Qixia District, Nanjing 210033, China
Phone Number: 025-85761831
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Ranked #15 of 287 Attractions in Nanjing
Type: Religious Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Religious Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Shanghai, China
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

November is beautiful here, the foliage on the hillsides provide a beautiful backdrop to your photographs. The views of industry up the river and over the city are an interesting contrast. Accessed easily though it takes 1-hr via Metro Line 2 to YangShan and a taxi (20-25rmb).

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Shanghai, China
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780 reviews 780 reviews
443 attraction reviews
1,816 helpful votes 1,816 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This site is one of the more interesting historical attractions in the Nanjing area. It is actually a congolmeration of religious structures ranging over a 1500 year period of Chinese history. The main halls, ponds, bell-towers and monastic buildings at the front of the complex are the most recent, dating back a mere century or so. Nonetheless, they are quite... More 

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Nanjing, China
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4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

This was easy to get to and not very busy. There were many different aspect and areas to explore. The leaves were all changing color which made the temple surrounds very pretty.

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Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

It is worth making the effort to get to the mountain area. There are plenty of good walks up and around the mountain. The views of the Yangtze, from the summit are excellent, and the Buddha caves are also worth the visit on their own. The temple itself is also better than most. We went on a Saturday, and it... More 

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