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Yau Ma Tei Tin Hau Temple

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Yau Ma Tei Tin Hau Temple

165 Reviews
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Featured Tour | 1k+ booked <br><br>Service Guarantee (2021) - you can get a full refund, if you not satisfy the tours and raise up reasonable complaints. <br><br>Your enjoyment is our priority! <br><br>Feel it, love it! Yeah!! <br><br>Highlights:<br>- tours by licensed guides <br>(also vaccinated, safe ) <br>- tourism authority recommended route <br>- mix of snacks and sight-seeing <br><br>There are a number of tourists coming to Hong Kong all the time, but they usually are brought to commercial spots.<br><br>In this tour, we like to show you the real Hong Kong with fun.<br><br>This tour combines with stories, social issues, snacks, local surroundings explore and all landmarks visit in Hong Kong. It shows you the new and old of Hong Kong.<br><br>Comprehensive introduction of our city. <br><br>See you
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butterflydiva7 wrote a review Jan 2020
Wexford, Ireland199 contributions106 helpful votes
Tin Hau temple is near the temple street night market area It’s dedicated to Tin Hau the sea goddess Here you will see many incense spirals hanging from the ceiling You will also see icons Photos are allowed
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Date of experience: October 2019
Megan H wrote a review Nov 2019
Brisbane, Australia177 contributions87 helpful votes
We were taken here on a walking tour by HK Greeters - Mingo Mok. We could smell it before we could see it - tucked away. HUGE spiral incense burning. Respectfully restrictive for photos but welcoming all the same. Interesting to learn that it is a temple for the Goddess of the Sea yet not on the water today. Built in 1864 - it was - just goes to show how much land has been reclaimed.
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Date of experience: October 2019
Tyler Ho タイラー wrote a review Jul 2019
Hong Kong, China13 contributions12 helpful votes
This temple is serving a god call 'Tin Hau'. Whom protect citizen when Hong Kong still a fishing village. Temple is combine from 5 parts. Middle one is 'Tin Hau' protecting fisher. other 3 temples is serving the god call "To Tei" and "Shing Wang". "To Tel" and "Shing Wang" is protecting citizen land and castle. Also there have a college. 1950's before, college was a place for kowloon child to had education. But now has been closed. Those of the temples having history. And Temple attendant is kind.
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Date of experience: November 2018
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BubblesnDancing wrote a review Jun 2019
Bristol, United Kingdom81 contributions55 helpful votes
Enjoyed walking around this temple very much. Also felt very welcome with no pressure to give any donations, this always makes me want to donate more! The coils smoking away were impressive, saw one being bought, lite and hung on the ceiling. It was very peaceful.
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Date of experience: June 2019
b_berry_rever wrote a review Apr 2019
Indonesia49 contributions25 helpful votes
Beautiful Temple with big park in front of it. The park has a lot of Banyan Trees. Near MTR, convenience store, & hostels.
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Date of experience: March 2019
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