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Address: Lianchitan, Zuoying District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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Located in the waters of Lotus Lake.

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simple tourist attraction with little things to see

This is a very simple & small tourist attraction with little things to see, the lotus pond, the Dragon & Tiger Pagodas. You enter from the Dragon mouth and come out from the Tiger... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Kota Tinggi, Malaysia
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Kota Tinggi, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very simple & small tourist attraction with little things to see, the lotus pond, the Dragon & Tiger Pagodas. You enter from the Dragon mouth and come out from the Tiger mouth for good luck. Along the path, you could see the illustrations on the 18 Levels of Hell. You can also choose to climb up to... More 

Thank Soon1971
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Our visit to the Lotus Pond was great. The dragon and tiger pagodas were worth the visit and learning about the good luck and bad luck involved with our entry and exit. It was interesting to see the many school children, in uniforms, learning their heritage etc. There is a lot of walking to see all the sights on and... More 

Thank Nora J
Busan, South Korea
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This pavilion is pretty but really there wasn't much going on. It is really just a photo opportunity with some beautiful colourful back drops. We spent ample time actually stuck at the turtle pond just at the entrance of the pavilion. There were so many of them and watching them climb all over one another and knocking each other off... More 

Thank Family_of_thre3
Rochester, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

A visit here is great for photos and light hearted experience. The lanterns and pavilions are cool. Plants and water are pretty too. It's unique and bright! Walk around to see the sights in the area too.

Thank Cori S
Delray Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

As with Dragon and Tiger Tower, this place didn't offer me anything religious or spiritual-wise. It is, however, an attraction that can be enjoyed if taken lightly. The tunnel through the dragon is very cool and offered some really great photo opportunities. Unfortunately, the long bridge over the water to a smaller temple/shrine was closed as there was some ongoing... More 

Thank backpacker31
Palembang, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

During my previous trip to Taiwan, i visited Kaoshiung to stop at Fo Guang Shan. My local guide recommended me to visit the pavillions during our short 3d2n stay at Kaoshiung. The pavillions itself are pretty okay for tourist attraction, but for a seasoned traveller, the wow factor just isn't there. However that does not imply that you should write... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

This place is not a must-go especially if you're visiting for a few days only. The structures are not that finely made. Nothing much to see also. The pagodas are under renovation, so tourists are not allowed to enter. But the tour guide told us that if you were to enter the pagodas, remember to enter through the dragon and... More 

1 Thank ihui
Kaohsiung, Kao-hsiung, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

We live near the Lotus Pond and we often enjoy walking around the various pagodas in the afternoon. If you begin with the Dragon and Tiger Pagodas, this is the next structure when walking toward the Confucius Temple. This pavilion is very nice for taking pictures on the long walkway out into the pond. We also enjoy buying food from... More 

1 Thank smorlock
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

it's all artificial, no spirit, amusement park. Europeans looking for culture/history/architecture/art will left disappointed.

Thank Tomxaak
Taipei, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

Was definitely different! You aren't able to go up the pagodas as they have closed them off, but it was still beautiful to walk through them. When you get out to the water, if it's hot, the breeze and sitting out by the water is wonderful..

Thank Randi B L

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