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Mati Temple Scenic Resort: Tours & Tickets

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Mati Country, Sunan County 734400, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited between Mid Autumn festival and National days. Very few people visited. No waiting to climb stairs and hang out in those hanging temples. But maybe it was so quite due to the fog and rain on day of visit. Non the less it...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Monika1958
Reviewed May 8, 2019

First of all, you’d better to get a car to visit this place. There is no public bus connecting the attraction with Zhangye City. You can take a bus to the village near the temple, but you will get difficulty to come back. Besides, it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank TanSuo T
Reviewed December 18, 2018

the location the scenery and the grottos reflect a lot of mystery and wonder, to which you cannot be indifferent, and it leaves you a lot of memories long after visited

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NATHAN1909
Reviewed October 20, 2018

This is a nice place, lots of walking and climbing through narrow passage to the upper temple. Many statues were destroyed. The reinstated ones are of poor workmanship. The hill beside is worth a climb.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Tan_WeeKee
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Because we had only one complete day to visit the surroundings of Zhangye, we combined the Danxia Geopark in the morning with a visit to the Mati si temple in the late afternoon. Some details of our time planning. 1. At 8.30 a.m. my wife...More

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank MarcelTraveller
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Amazing views all around! The temple - caves carved into the mountain! definitely worth visiting! not many tourists!

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank olka_m_521
Reviewed December 2, 2017

I visited here as part of a 32-day solo holiday with China Private Tours. The Mati Temple is a 90-minute or so scenic drive out of Zhangye. Tourists have been flocking to Zhangye with the growing popularity of the Danxia Rainbow Hills and I was...More

Date of experience: October 2017
7  Thank BobSt23
Reviewed November 1, 2017

Mati, literally translate to Horse’s Hoof. Si means temple. So Matisi is also called Horse’s Hoof Temple. It is stunning to look at because the caves were cut into the face of a cliff. The facades of several temples jut out on the surface of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
5  Thank Catlady88
Reviewed August 19, 2017

You approach this wonderful place walking through a raising path, Behind a curve, you can admire the temples hanging from the rocky wall and partially excavated inside, appearing a miraculous view. The visit of the different rooms of the temple can be done passing through...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Paolo P
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Mati Temple is about 60km out of Zhangye. I took a private taxi (200 RMB there and back) although you can take public transport if you have time (see other reviews). The views of the surrounding landscape are spectacular. I visited in June and the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank Aussyrunner
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