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Chi Lin Rd, Diamond Hill, Hong Kong, China
Wong Tai Sin District
+852 2354 1735
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Reviewed December 31, 2018

Visited here at the same time as visiting the Nan Lian garden, really lovely place to wind down and chill

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Peter R
Reviewed December 29, 2018

in 3 words beautiful peaceful relaxing good for all family ..... located center of the city near the mall, you can find this "little lung of nature".

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank inesfantunes
Reviewed December 28, 2018

Inside the beautiful garden a must to see the different relics and statues of Budhaa from different sources and supporters .

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank erdogan
Reviewed December 24, 2018

Visited this place early in the morning. Found it to be serene and tranquil. It is just next to Nan Lian Garden. The place is well kept although no entrance fee is charged. This place is a large temple complex predominantly made from wood. immerse...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hock Chye H
Reviewed December 24, 2018

Located near Diamond Hill shopping centre, the nunnery is accessible via bus and the MTR. It provides a peaceful haven in the middle of a busy town.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Aussielins
Reviewed December 22, 2018

This is a place of tranquility, natural beauty and remarkable architecture, following the thousand years old building tradition of interlocking wooden structure, using only sypress wood, collected from all over the world. There is not a single nail used! Do not miss the museum of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Zazazuzu4567
Reviewed December 21, 2018 via mobile

We visited early when there weren’t many people around yet and it was peaceful and lovely. Many interesting things to see and learn and don’t forget the gardens. There is also a gift shop available. One of our favourite attractions in Hong Kong.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ExplorerGoddess
Reviewed December 18, 2018

This is such a beautiful place. I enjoyed reading the sayings by the large pieces of rock around the perimeter. The bonsai plants are amazing! It's hard to believe that a plant that large can live in such a small container. I do wish there...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 16, 2018

It's free to visit the nunnery but still there aren't to many tourists. It's a nice place, build without nails, Some gardeners are always busy with the bonzai trees, it's nice to see. Just go there and look around. It gives you some peace in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank llinia
Reviewed December 15, 2018

Beautiful, Calming and Peaceful. I couldnt believe we just came from a packed train turned a corner and entered this lovely place!

Date of experience: November 2018
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October 21, 2018|
Response from paul g | Reviewed this property |
The Chi Lin Nunnery was open 9 - 4:30 each day, including Sundays.
Alun K
August 2, 2018|
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Response from laras603 | Reviewed this property |
I think it’s Diamond Hill. An easy walk from there. It’s pretty well signed.
September 10, 2017|
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Response from 259elainel2015 | Reviewed this property |
few senior nuns speak good english but i doubt you can meet them as they are always busy.