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Chongqing Luohan Temple

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No.7 Luohansi Street, Yuzhong District, Chongqing 400011, China
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

The tour of this temple is one of interest,as they all are.The guides should give you the complete history,including all the building which have an interesting history and are linked.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Howard J
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Old Temple surrounded by skyscrappers. Nice grounds. As of this writing some areas closed off due to nearby construction. Beautiful temple. Some interesting areas and displays.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank rhesus87125
Reviewed November 7, 2017

It's funny how you can find so peaceful place from the city centre. the cost is 10CNY enter the temple and it is quite small but worth to visit. Some parts were under construction.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Alex B
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

Nice temple and interesting enough to visit despite the entry fee. There are better temples in the world but it's one of the better places to see in Chongqing.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank James H
Reviewed October 25, 2017

A fascinating visit and a great way to understand how China has become a country of so many very large cities. The Temple is well laid out and easy access so worth spending a good hour simply walking around and looking at the exhibition.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank JohnTGN
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Temple is located just in downtown near Jiefangbei, take exit 6 of subway station Xiaoshizi. Seems like buildings were moved to become more crowded because now it’s all surrounded by skyscrapers. Meanwhile there are a lot of heritage inside. Can not avoid though feeling of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Julia_Tolmach
Reviewed September 11, 2017

We do not agree that a place of worship should charge entrance fee (10 yuan per person). A donation box would be more appropriate which we would have gladly given.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank jbchua225
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Probably the Chinese are trying hard to preserve some of their cultural past. This is a good example in the heart of Chongqing. This temple is really encased in the highrise building around and the subway line underneath it.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank RNBKK
Reviewed August 2, 2017

I know that compared to other temples in China or Japan, this one is a minor temple and not particularly stunning but I really enjoyed my visit. The temple was not crowded and was extremely beautiful. I particularly enjoy the contrast between this traditional temple...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Adam D
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Location best visited with a guide other wise your really dont know the significance of all the little thinks in place turning a one hour walk into a half day experience. The blend of the old and the new is worth capturing on photo.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank MacAttack720
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