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Tin Hau Temple

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Worth the stop

Saw sooo many Temples in Asia. We just had a quick stop here. Having said that it is interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
easterntreker
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Halifax, Canada
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Beautiful Temple

Beautiful temple and cool inside. The display of gods was a bit creepy. Nicely kept and in good... read more

Reviewed January 30, 2019
Tamsin H
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw sooo many Temples in Asia. We just had a quick stop here. Having said that it is interesting and a break from the bustle.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank easterntreker
Reviewed January 30, 2019

Beautiful temple and cool inside. The display of gods was a bit creepy. Nicely kept and in good repair.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tamsin H
Reviewed January 14, 2019

Is a typical chinese temple, on the corner of Temple str. and Market str. Beautiful atmosphere, large square full of trees. If you are around, he temple is worth a look!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KonstantiaM2
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

Went here but didn’t stay long. It was awesome inside with the various statues and incense burning but was run down. Understand this is a religious temple and people were silently praying. Interesting to visit and worth a look.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank michaelcA506JZ
Reviewed December 7, 2018

Having seen hundreds of temples we did not spend long here, but if you are new to Asia this temple complex is well worth seeing. What interested us the most was the number of fortune tellers lining the surrounding streets. Each of them had their...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

In one of the Airbnb experience tours we stoped here and I loved it! I bought a little golden round ball and wrote my wishes from the Gods! Our tour guide Kristy explained how to pray etc it was a very nice experience that I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

This Temple to the Sea Goddess is actually a number of temples combined. Situated in a shady square where youncan sit and rest. The Temple itself is like all in Hong Kong, small, smoky (incense), but it felt quiet and spiritual, an oasis of calm...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MIB-53
Reviewed May 2, 2018

I was surprised how nice this place was in the middle of Kowloon. Trees and a shady place to sit and just relax. The temple itself is your typical Chinese Temple. Lots of incense burning. Worth the 5 minutes it takes to just check it...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Vanillachan
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Tin Hau is one of the most worshiped goddesses in Chinese culture and is considered to be the patron of seamen who pay respect to the Goddess and ask her to protect them from the sea.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 703elenim
Reviewed February 23, 2018

The Tin Hau Temple is near the Jade market. As I entered it, I was met by a smoky incense. The Temple itself is a peaceful place. I liked the various circular rings hanging up. This temple has its own character. The temple is over...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mazmannan
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Jordan / Yau Ma Tei
The Jordan and Yau Ma Tei neighborhood is where you
will find some of the more authentic areas of Hong
Kong. Not as glamorous or busy as its neighbors Mong
Kok to the north or Tsim Sha Tsui to the south, Yau Ma
Tei is often mistakenly overlooked by visitors on
their trips to Hong Kong. Exploring parts of this area
makes you feel like you’ve been transported back in
time. A large part of the neighborhood draws from the
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Ranil P
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I'm not sure what time it opens. I went there late morning.
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