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Address: Gongyuan Street, Nanjing, China
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It is very pleasant to walk here.

Founding of this temple dates to 1034. While the current building, built only in the XIX century. Temple more than 1,500 years been the center of the study of Confucianism. The... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2017
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit. They are new buildings with the aspect of old ones. It has a nice temple that you can visit. It's with entrance fee ( 30 when I was ). Also there are a lof shops where you can buy small gifts and a lot of street restaurants. I was thinking that I would make a fast... More 

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Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

This is the shopping area for Chinese traditional and plenty of food and souvenirs. Most products are higher to the local market price, please negotiate before purchase.

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Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

It's very common in China, transforming an historical place in a glittering touristic market. This is also the case of the Confucian temple area in Nanjing. Nice for a night walk but not really interesting

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Reviewed March 6, 2017

Founding of this temple dates to 1034. While the current building, built only in the XIX century. Temple more than 1,500 years been the center of the study of Confucianism. The temple itself is more than modest. But, it is, as it were, in the center, theme park, built in the same style southern Chinese architecture. And it is very... More 

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Thank Vladimir M
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Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Been there once at day and once at night. Recommended visiting at night because the lights are so beautiful. If you go there after Chinese New Year, you can visit the lantern festival too in Fuzimiao. You need to pay extra, around 40 RMB. There are some historical places (kinda museum) in fuzimiao, ex: place where scholars took their national... More 

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Reviewed March 5, 2017

It is a great shopping experience but watch out for scammers and theifs, they are everywhere! There are great local food with overall a friendly atmosphere.

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Thank sharpx555
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Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

We was there for Shopping but we found in the backstreets very nice local foods. The Shopping was also very nice good prices. End of the day er Haft visit the temple, absolutly You Need to See this in your live.

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Houston, Texas
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Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

I went to Nanjing right before The Lantern Festival. The area is decorated with Lanterns. It is nice to walk around during night and day time. There are tons of stores to eat and shopping for traditional Chinese items.

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Reviewed February 9, 2017

This is a beautiful area next to the Confucian temple. Other than the lovely temple itself, there's the gorgeous river (day or night), a lovely bridge and a nearby market. Totally worth a 1-2 hour stroll.

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Changsha, China
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Reviewed February 6, 2017

If you don't visit Fuzimiao and see it's iconic views of Qin Huai River and Chinese architecture, then you really haven't been to Nanjing: it would be like going to Shanghai and not visiting the Bund. Although the area is historical for it's links to Confucius, education and religion, it's also an extremely commercial tourist hub. Most of the souvenirs... More 

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