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Shanhua Monastery

Address: Southwestern, Urban Area, Datong 037006, China
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Ranked #6 of 51 Attractions in Datong
Type: Ancient Ruins, Religious Sites, Cultural
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

I visit a lot of temples and this one is definitely in the top 20% of temples I have visited. It is a well-kept and sympathetically restored compound with some fantastic preserved imagery and frescoes. The temple is highly worthy of a visit and definitely worth the 60 Yuan entry fee.

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