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Yunmen Temple of Shaoguan

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Beautiful setting worth the visit

Yunmen Temple situated on well kept grounds. Went in March had a lovely cool day. Enjoyed walking... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2017
Shaoguan, China
Soothing chant of the monks

It was a perfect time of year to visit as the weather was cooler and even as we walked up to the... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2016
Hong Kong
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Mar 11, 2017
“Beautiful setting worth the visit”
Oct 11, 2016
“Soothing chant of the monks”
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6 kilometers North of the county, Ruyuan County 512700, China
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Reviewed March 11, 2017

Yunmen Temple situated on well kept grounds. Went in March had a lovely cool day. Enjoyed walking around the grounds and appreciating well maintained gardens.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank villiersnicolette
Reviewed October 11, 2016

It was a perfect time of year to visit as the weather was cooler and even as we walked up to the pagoda where the monks got together, you would not sweat much. It was soothing to listen to them. Easy walk up, not that...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank BrendaHongKong
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Yunmen Temple is an amazing place, not only we could take a look around the grand designed temple, but also we paid a visit to another attraction nearby, the home to Yao Ethnic Minority. We really had fun here. The local people here are very...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank CiCiWong0822
Reviewed September 12, 2015

For non-buddhists, the history may sound boring and not easy to understand. For ordinary people, the temple serves as an excellent place, especially the big trees, the corridors, the ponds outside and the hill if you have energy. Please be advised no photos of the...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed May 26, 2015

Yunmen Temple is big and not so crowd. near environment is peaceful & beautiful, esp for small rain/cloudy near the background mountain. pretty, fish inside the pool also cute. i took quite much time to watch them =)

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank iamface
Reviewed March 14, 2013

To the west of Shaoguan, in Ruyuan county, sitting at the foot of Cibei Peak, is the sprawling Yunmen Temple. It has a history of over 1000 years, originally built in 923. It is one the five grand sects of the Zen School of Buddhism....More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank mtntraveler412
Reviewed December 1, 2011

lovely walk, peaceful and remote - a shortish journey outside the main town

Date of experience: November 2011
Thank mark g
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