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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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Serene and peaceful

This Temple was recommended to us as being serene to visit. The grounds are spotlessly clean and it is very peaceful for meditation the trees are superb. The charge to enter is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2015
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

We were going there because of the good reviews and we cannot share the good experiences at all. Basically it´s only this temple in the middle of the city and after watching it for 2 minutes, there was nothing left to do. The entrance fee was 5RMB/Person, so really cheap. If you pass this place, you can have a look,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

This Temple was recommended to us as being serene to visit. The grounds are spotlessly clean and it is very peaceful for meditation the trees are superb. The charge to enter is only 5 RMB

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This small and clean temple is located at Liurong Road, Guangzhou City. Admission fee is RMB5 per person. This temple is more than 1500 years old. At the entrance of the temple, you will be greeted by the Buddha statute. There are many others religious statutes within the temple compound. As you stroll within the temple, you will notice 6... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I enjoyed visiting the temple and it is important to be there with a guide that can explain the symbols and meanings. The pagoda is closed for climbing but photogenic.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

For RMB 10 (~1.5 USD), it is worth stopping in to see the temple and pagoda (flower pagoda is pictured here). Originally built in 537, it has been rebuilt several times, and the name has also been changed several times. During holidays and festivals, it can be quite busy but that only adds to the experience. We were walking the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Entrance fee was RMB10 for adults and free for elderly. Place is smaller than expected and finished visiting it in 15 mins. Only special thing is the pagoda but no entry is allowed.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Was there to witness the local temple ceremony. There is an entrance fee of 5 yuan. Love the Pagoda.

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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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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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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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Address: Liurong Road, Guangzhou, China
Phone Number: 020-38828309
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Guangdong  >  Guangzhou

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