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Niushoushan Forestal Park

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Dongshanqiao Town, Jiangning District, Nanjing 211153, China
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Reviewed May 10, 2019

This is an absolutely fabulous place to visit. It's a huge park, kept in immaculate condition, with some lovely walks, and a massive Buddhist Temple st the top. It has to be seen to be believed. Take a full day to complete this visit, you...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 18, 2019

NiuShouShan is gorgeous, actually the most impressive side trip during my visit to Nanjing. Make sure you don't miss the FoDingGong, the temple at the top of the mountain. It is just beautiful beyond words. Take the shuttle service (a small fee, purchase at the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank RidingTao
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Easy to get to from Nanjing city by Didi or taxi, and relatively cheap. Cost me RMB40 for one way Didi journey. Park is huge with so much to see. As it is fairly new there were people still landscaping but it still looks lovely...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Denise M
Reviewed October 10, 2018

It's really a great place to be for worshiping, park visit, as well as to fulfill the interest of museum visit. Tickets purchase can be done prior to the visit via online tour website like Ctrip (one day before, at discounted price), or at the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WaiYeong
Reviewed August 2, 2018

the niushoushan park is a ways away and you will need a taxi or didi to get to it. The blossom trees are beautiful and there is absolutely zero crowds to deal with. well worth taking the trip out to see it.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed May 9, 2018

I visited the temple a couple of times previously but the exterior was under renovation. It is an interesting place with a grand interior with elaborate decorations in the corridors. This time I had the opportunity to see the sleeping gold-Buddha located on the right...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank yipjcs88
Reviewed November 3, 2017

Would really recommend a visit to this temple and its surrounds, it is beautiful, have never been to somewhere like it before. They are still building some parts of the area so it will especially be worth a visit in a year or so when...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Usnisa palace integrates tradition and modernity as well as contemporary and Buddhist culture. The main purpose of this new 9 level building is to house the Usnisa relic deep underground. While you can get down to this level, the relic itself cannot be viewed, although...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank johnsak
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Spectacular Palace Take buggy for 20RMB or walk for around 45 minutes up to temple. (Niu shou shan) Cow head mountain 90 RMB Kids Free Lunch Option: Good vegetarian restaurant on site (50 RMB buffet) Free wifi Starbucks and Häagen-Dazs on site.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed June 6, 2017

It was a huge area and it was beyond my expectations. The place is still being developed hence some areas are not yet accessible. An absorbing experience in visiting the Usnisa Palace which is several floors deep down from the ground level. An escalator takes...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Emily B
January 11, 2019|
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Response from Denise M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Emily. The information I get is that Niushoushan is open on this day. The opening times are 9am - 5pm. Hope this helps :) ps: do you have a place to stay in Nanjing?
April 4, 2018|
Response from Denise M | Reviewed this property |
As of Nov 2018 entrance price was RMB98 for adult and RMB49 for students