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Nanputuo Temple

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Reviewed 3 days ago

You'll see Chinese Culture here. the Buddhas, their gods, how they worship. Their mountain is well designed. There's a resting place in every level. I did not make it to the top though. Bring lots of water and extra shirt because it is really tiring....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Nanputuo Temple on a Monday morning and still found it relatively crowded however it was still a pleasant visit. There are convenient stores nearby if you need snacks or water and it has a lovely garden which was visited by an egret when...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful Temple, It's a large temple complex with a mountain behind it, which you really must climb, easy footh path, the view is spectacular!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Alice v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty nice scenery. Easy to reach as just beside Xiamen University Entrance on end of road (Bus end for No.1 and 43). Big lake on the front. Easy to notice.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sometimes places are overrated o just saw it’s like any other place but worth if you love art. Wear comfy shoes

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carolkayjoh
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

My colleagues and I went to the Nan Putuo Temple last September after the conference we've attended. It was a very traditional temple. Aside from visiting the temple, we also followed the hiking trail that led to the botanical garden. Quite a nice hike. Great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

It is about 2 km walk from shopping street Zhongshan road. It is very crowded though, even on weekdays. you can climb up the mountain using the staircase for a better view and a photo spot.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank pattyfufu
Reviewed October 9, 2018

The historic temple was built, rebuilt and expanded since the 7th c. Boasting a vast lily pond at the entrance, the temple itself consists of a sprawling compound of traditIonal Buddhist structures at the base of a mountain. Enjoy the fairly accessible pond and towers...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ThomasM2978
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Nanputuo Temple had a large crowd even on a weekday afternoon. The complex wasn’t anything unique other than the two pagodas surrounded by an artificial pond in its grounds. But if you choose to hike up the hill behind the main halls, you are rewarded...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank thelonious22
Reviewed September 15, 2018

If you have never heard of Xiamen, and most Americans apparently have not, do yourself a favor and make it part of your China trip. The city is remarkable, kind of a miss of Hawaii and Florida. Within the city, the Nanputuo Temple should not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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jac5112
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Xiamen in cny worth going ? (3 Replies)
Hi, I thinking coming to xiamen in cny 28-7 Feb .. will all shops close ? ..or the places floods with lots of Chinese ? Will visit Nanputuo Temple Gulangyu — Island of Pianos Yongding Hakka Tulou Wuyishan N see the streets of xiamen .. I m still considering Any advice r welcome Thank you
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Hi, Anyone any feedback ? Worth going there is cny ? i really need the infor to decide....