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Buddhist Temple

Rua Dr. Josivalter Vila Nova, 99, Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana, Brazil
(45) 3524-5566
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Ranked #12 of 33 Attractions in Foz do Iguacu
Type: Religious Sites
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Sao Paulo, SP
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is a very open space with lots of statues. Very calm atmosphere - a ceremony was in place and we could hear the mantras from far.

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4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This Buddhist temple is in a nice location on a hill overlooking Paraguay a few minutes outside of Foz do Iguazu. The grounds are nice and well-maintained, and the large statues are impressive. A good place to spend 15-20 minutes.

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Rockhampton, Australia
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6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We didn't realise that there was even a Buddhist Temple in Foz do Iguacu but what a pleasant surprise. We enjoyed walking the grounds and admiring the serenity. One thing special was to be able to listen to the monks chanting from within the temple

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Foz do Iguacu, PR
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This is one of the most beautiful and peaceful places I have ever vistied. It's the perfect place to rest a little and think about your trip. Besides, the view you have from the city is worth it!

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USA
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73 reviews 73 reviews
24 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

This is a different place. I did not spected to find in Brazil such temple. Sure in Asia there a more impressive. But I loved the visit.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

A good option if u have time with a nice city view and u can get some nice pictures., is very quiet so I found it interesting. The souvenir store has nothing really interesting

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Curitiba, PR
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55 reviews 55 reviews
31 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Beautiful, calm, nothing else like it in Brazil. If you like meditation and just strolling through a quiet park - this is a great venue for it.

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85 reviews 85 reviews
52 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

If you have some spare time it's nice to visit, by the that time it wasn't finish, don't expect too much, although has a lot of beautiful stuff it's a bit away from the city.

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Athens, Greece
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Nice temple with lot's of statues and a big garden when one can relax with view of the river Paraná and, in the backround, the Friendship Bridge, border of Brazil and Paraguay. Good option to escape from the noise.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

This is a very unique and wonderful place. We were in the Foz on a family trip and saw the falls every way we could, but what my son will always remember as the most awesome is this temple.

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