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Special temple for special intentions

Nice Buddhist temple an exclusive place for meditation and other special occasion. Gathering to... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2017

Yes, this Buddhist Temple is located on top of a hill where you can get a panoramic view of the... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2017
Cebu City, Philippines
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Aug 14, 2017
“Special temple for special intentions”
Apr 27, 2017
“nothing much to see”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
FGS Chu Un Temple 246 V. Rama Avenue, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
+63 32 253 8144
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Reviewed August 14, 2017

Nice Buddhist temple an exclusive place for meditation and other special occasion. Gathering to enjoy listening to concerts sponsored by the management intended for a noble cause. Very clean here and a contemplative place.

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Reviewed April 27, 2017

only one building with a small outdoor space and a fountain, it seems like a place to pray not to spend much time at

Thank ChristinaTwal
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Yes, this Buddhist Temple is located on top of a hill where you can get a panoramic view of the city. However, constructions of new high-rise condominiums nearby somehow ruined the scenery. But for those who want to experience some quite moments to ponder and...More

Thank AbeLagdameo
Reviewed January 29, 2017

This temple is a satellite of the Fo Guang Shan in Taiwan, a massive center of Buddhist study. This adds some added significance to it if you have ever visited there, but there isn't much to see here. Stop by and feel the serenity though....More

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed July 17, 2016

We visited on a day when it's supposed to be one of their saints' birthday. Free soup was offered and we were allowed to pray and burn incense. Very peaceful.

Thank Charinavargas
Reviewed July 5, 2016

I made a visit out of curiosity on how this temple is different from Taoist Temple. A very quite place with a lot of monk. Although there is no view of scenery like Taoist Temple and it is the best place to worship compare to...More

Thank Romer G
Reviewed June 19, 2016

Super nice trip to see how Tao temple is. We travel here on own car and from central cebu city it take about 20min

Thank Henrik L
Reviewed March 22, 2016

We just visited this temple for a couple of minutes. You can enter for free. The place is so relaxing. There is no one when we arrived aside from the man cleaning the grounds. What we noticed upon reaching the temple are the cute and...More

Thank krizel16
Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

FGS temple at the heart of the city is a nice place to visit if you want to do some meditation and soul searching. I came here solo, out of curiosity and boredom, and thanks to TripAdvisor for giving me an idea. Very accessible if...More

Thank iamrl_1107
Reviewed January 20, 2016

I was, at some point studying about Buddhism and read about this temple... and located within the city. Naturally, I went. It was peaceful. I was allowed to walk around before settling in the middle part of the temple where people pray. The only thing...More

2  Thank geeknerdbum
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Moon Y
October 1, 2016|
Response from Keith A | Property representative |
Yes, the temple is open on Sundays. :)
August 9, 2016|
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Response from Keith A | Property representative |
Hi Azinew, the entrance is free. :)