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Six Banyan Tree Temple & Flower Pagoda (Liurong Temple)

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Address: Liurong Road, Guangzhou, China
Phone Number: 020-38828309
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
Description: One of the four best Buddhist temples in Guangzhou, located on the Liurong...
One of the four best Buddhist temples in Guangzhou, located on the Liurong Road.
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Nice temple to visit

This is a nice, clean and serene temple to visit in Guangzhou. I went there as part of a tour so only spent a small amount of time there. The grounds were very nice and peaceful... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 28, 2015
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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

This is a nice, clean and serene temple to visit in Guangzhou. I went there as part of a tour so only spent a small amount of time there. The grounds were very nice and peaceful. Very good architecture and a nice place for contemplation. Worth a visit.

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Guangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

It s amazing to visit a place with the original construction and so many stories. There was a part under renovation, but other parts was ok to visit. If u have time, it´s a place easy to get and quick to see.

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Hong Kong, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

On my visit to Guangzhou, I decide to do some sight seeing & this place appeared to be a bit traditional religious site. But its just an ordinary pagoda & nothing really great about it. Located at a 10 minute walk from the metro (Take exit I2 & walk straight & continue to go straight crossing the signals. Turn right... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Any fan of historic temples and Chinese architecture will surely enjoy a visit to this timely and still active Buddhist temple and shrines! You will enter in to the Temple complex and be in awe of the Liurong pagoda! It's stunning and very well maintained! Unfortunately you will not be able to enter the actual pagoda but you will be... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

first time for me to see Buddha, its a new place for me to enjoy and see the Chinese when they pray to Buddha, i enjoy this journey and the shops around the temple, nice place to visit if you like history.

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The pagoda is amaizing, lots of Chinese there, praying, in meditation. Location is very good - not so far from city centre! Must visit!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

For under the price of $1 usd, the site offers visually stunning ancient architecture in the pagoda and surrounding buildings where you can feast your eyes, or if you are so inclined, give a prayer and make a donation or offering of incense (you can buy at the little shop before the exit). It's in the city, so you can... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

As the thing is leaning over I was told you cant go inside as its now too dangerous, but there are plenty of things to see around it anyway. If you like taking photos of Buddha and other Buddhist type statues then this is the place for you. Hope you like the smell of incense burning because you will get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Six Banyan Temple is easy to go from the subway with a scooter. Around the temple lot of beggar in rags. There, we are directly deeply in Buddhism ambient, a lot of cultural relics, wonderful architecture. Important to see!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

My husband, toddler son, and I visited this temple recently. There was a small entrance fee, maybe 10 yuan per adult? It was cool and quiet. We enjoyed seeing the monks, who in turn were very kind to my son. It's a little difficult to find. Lonely Planet suggests using the B exit from the subway, but B Exit doesn't... More 

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