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Dongwan Guanyin Mountain

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Address: Shixin Main Road, Zhangmutou Town, Zhangmutou County, Dongguan 523631, China
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TEFL'ing through China

My fellow foreign teachers and I decided to climb Guanyin mountain as a day trip on Saturday Oct 17th from Dongguan with bus L4. Some of us walked up and some took the bus up. It... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 21, 2015
ChantellJVR
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Dongguan, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed this journey. I happened to be a day of celebrating Guanyin's birthday. I saw some followers of her. This showed me that this place is not just for tourists but that it is a place that is appreciated by the local people. I warn you, take plenty of water to walk to the top as there are many... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Really nice sight to see. Not only on the top of the mountain but along the way also. Recommend to walk to the top. It is a two hour walk with few five-minute stops along the way bit there are some majestic views. I've posted some photos but the real deal is to see it with Your own eyes. The... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

My fellow foreign teachers and I decided to climb Guanyin mountain as a day trip on Saturday Oct 17th from Dongguan with bus L4. Some of us walked up and some took the bus up. It was great walking up. It is steep and about 7km. Once you get up there the atmosphere is really nice. There are restaurants up... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful place, I went on Saturday and I was not crowded the weather was a bit stormy but it gave a really unique view of the landscape, it's a hike to top even from the trolley, and don't forget to do the zip line on your way down.

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Zipaquira, Colombia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2015

If you're fit 'n' able, skip the buggie cart and walk to the top. There are a few side tracks to explore. U can enjoy 10% discount if you register with your name & phone number on their website first and get a discount code. Take this code to the customer service desk and, after they have filled in forms... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

It was a lot of fun to get to the top by small bus, walk after that a while , get some honey from the old lady right on the top of the mountain. Having reached the top, you can enjoy amazing view over the whole area! This place is sure worth visiting! If you go from Dongguan centre take... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

Nice for a quick visit since the location not a very touristy place. Avoid holidays. Not spectscular, but need to climb quite bit on steep stair casein the last 100m. Can be tough for the elderly, handicapped or kids.

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2013

I was there 1 year ago. . wonderful place to get closer view for Buda's spirit. . My visit was on a Chinese holiday so thousands of people there!! A hard climb trough the deep forest to get Buda's picture, but you can choose the option to take a little and cheap bus for the trip. .Local food is ofered... More 

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Dongguan, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2012

There's a huge statue of Chinese Goddess GuanYin and many shrines. Unless you're religious it may not be worth the long walk up the deep slope...

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Guangzhou, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2012

I have been to many mountains,only this one left me a good memory,cuz it is full of people who are very funny.

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