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Address: Under the Shizi Peak, Emeishan 614200, China
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Emeishan elephants

Our group have climbed the mountain by foot.It was April but it was very cold on the top of mountain 2000m above sea level .But Elephants and Buda sculpture was amazing.Then walk... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Our group have climbed the mountain by foot.It was April but it was very cold on the top of mountain 2000m above sea level .But Elephants and Buda sculpture was amazing.Then walk the way down where found warm and sun)

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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118 attraction reviews
194 helpful votes 194 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

This is a common problem when visiting famous attractions. The place, the environment, the buildings are all very worth visiting. Not much to talk about it here, you should experience it yourself. The down side will be the contrast between ancient cultures and modern tourist. Wannianshi = Baishuishi

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Tel Aviv
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112 reviews 112 reviews
59 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Interesting old temple. We enjoy the visit despite the too many tourists. It is an old well preserved templ, the budha and elephants are nice. We get there by cable car, and walk all the way down to parking lot, passing the pavilion and the lake. Strongly recommended.

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Beaufort, Australia
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113 reviews 113 reviews
61 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Beautiful temple , easy to there one by bus , you can buy the tick at the station in town, and for 40 yuan you get there. Then you walk to the temple, entrance fee 10 yuan, but because it is a easy spot to go there is plenty Chinese tourists , it is very hard to have peace, or... More 

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Sarnia, Canada
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106 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Midway to the peak of Mount Emei is the Wannian Temple and Monastery. It can be reached after a bus ride, a cable car ride, and a walk up a concrete stairway. Some of the structures inside the temple present a different architecture. But the grounds in the temple are well kept and maintained. Inside the main temple, there is... More 

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Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

The walk to the temple is fairly easy, about an hour and not too much uphill climbing. Nice views along the way. The structure of the temple is different from that of most I have seen.

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Singapore, Singapore
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16 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013 via mobile

Harmonious budhist chants welcome you to this temple half way up mt emei. With my Indian background, i could connect dots - the chanting sounded prakrit - ancient forefather of languages in the subcontinent, lots of elephant statues including discoveeing one of Ganesha. The main temple is a stupa like the ones in central india. Overall beautiful harmonious place

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

We actually slept in the temple, the inn is great. Nobody speaks English and if you want to stay there be sure to organize in advance with local support. The rooms are great with glass wall to the mountain.

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Jerusalem
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97 reviews 97 reviews
63 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

The Wannian (Ten Thousand Years) temple on Emei Shan (Beautiful Mei Mountain) is a place of serene atmosphere. The quiet is impressive, the architecture is very nice and the atmosphere is imposing. As you enter the compound the first thing you see is a walled pond with fish, turtles, stones and money. Believers throw in paper money and coins, and... More 

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San Diego, California
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109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

This temple was built along the slope of the mountain. It is very large and very beautiful inside. There are several structures inside (forgot their names). I have been to quite a few temples in Chengdu and EMei, and this one is my favorite. If you are walking from WanNian Temple to the Monkey Reserve, the temple is right next... More 

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