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Asoka Temple

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Beautifully place where you easily can spend half a day

Take the metro to Baozhuang there are 15 minutes walk from the station to Asoka temple This temple... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
Copenhagen, Denmark
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A beautiful walk around lots of Chinese history!

This place is nice and quiet. it is a good place for a comfortable afternoon stroll. Lots of shade... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Ningbo, China
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Nov 4, 2018
“Beautifully place where you easily can spend half a day ”
Aug 27, 2018
“A beautiful walk around lots of Chinese history!”
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Baotong Minglun Village, Wuxiang Town, Yinzhou District, Ningbo 315112, China
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Take the metro to Baozhuang there are 15 minutes walk from the station to Asoka temple This temple site is quit big. There are several temples here. Beautiful garden and a place where you find peace Try the scooter taxi on your way back. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

This place is nice and quiet. it is a good place for a comfortable afternoon stroll. Lots of shade, wildlife and several ancient temple sites and pagodas which are still in service. Much has been renovated and restored, but it is the original sites.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

awsome day in a antient chinese temple .temple is not far from the city easy to get there by metro .15 min walk from the metro station (baozhuang station line 2) only 2-3 hours is enough to see the whole architecture

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 13, 2017

This temple also far from the city centre, but you can take metro to go there, it's about 20 minutes' walk from Baozhuang Station of Metro Line No.1. It has a history of more than 1700 years, and is a very important temple in China...More

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank Robredo
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

Went there with a friend, the pagoda is in the middle of everything, unfortunately it could not be visited inside as the pagoda gate was locked. Monks from the area live there and at the time it was lynch time. Nice little lake and stone...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank excess5
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

I visit this temple about 5 years ago with some Ningbo friends. Now I visit again and it's much easier to get there than before. You can get there by metro it's very cheap (get off at Baozhuang station). There can take the bus or...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Rui618
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

Far from Ningbo city, situated under mountain makes Asoka temple very peaceful and scenic. 4 faced lion pillar at entrance is a trademark of king Asoka! Relatively less travelers during our visit (Chinese New Year) hence it was a time well spent. This spot require...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank SandeepshastriK
Reviewed January 1, 2017

Avery pretty temple on th eoutskirts of Ningbo. Emperor Ashoka from India is supposed ot have built it... This temple has parts of Buddhas skull there.. The viewing is open till 4 pm daly. However, we reached there at 4.15 and the place had shut...More

Date of experience: December 2016
4  Thank sunpuri
Reviewed September 26, 2016

This complex is not particularly easy to reach. It is worth a visit in combination with Tiantong Temple complex, as it is only about 10 km from Tiantong. It is not ancient, and there was major renovation / restoration work underway at numerous places.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank wr11
Reviewed September 2, 2016

This ancient Buddhist temple is a classic. It is said to have enshrined one of the teeth from a well known Buddha from India, and is considered a holly place. Locals & foreigners alike come here for blessings all year long, and various miracles have...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Ming F
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