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Small Goose Pagoda

No.72 Youyi Road, Beilin District, Xi'an 710068, China
+86 29 8780 3591
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
No.72 Youyi Road, Beilin District, Xi'an 710068, China
+86 29 8780 3591
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Reviewed yesterday

A well preserved example of peaceful sanctum dedicated to translating Buddhist sacred texts from India during Tang dynasty. The venerable pagoda is asking for repairs and is currently closed. But the surrounding gardens are worth the visit. The ancient buildings host various traditional craft shops...More

Thank Vicente8
Reviewed 6 days ago

Upon entering the grounds, it is fairly beautiful, with old trees on the grounds and nice gardens. The brickwork on the pagoda itself is much more intricate compared to Da Yanta (the Big Goose Pagoda). However, we were blocked from entering the pagoda - apparently...More

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The display of history is excellent. But you cannot go inside or up the pagoda. While being in the area, this pagoda is however a must to visit.

Thank Mattias S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival in Xi'an we were advised that we would be going to the Small Goose Pagoda. We arrived at a park walking through a lovely area and passing the huge bell. One of our group had a go at chiming it quite impressive then...More

Thank lazytraveller30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its so interesting to learn other peoples background and culture, I learn t so much at this place, about todays culture and that of centuries past.

Thank MacAttack720
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I covered this pagoda on my way, kind of aiming for the big one. But this place is a small gem. Nice Pagoda, interesting history around it as well. But there is also a small park where locals execise, fascinating. Short walk to Xi'an museum.

Thank Jimsan72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Small Wild Goose pagoda is definitely worth a visit in Xi’an if you have the time. The pagoda is quite impressive and larger than I thought it would be. It is also a different design from most of the pagodas we’ve seen this far....More

Thank Aussie_Travel_Writer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free entry if you show your passport. Nice park surrounding the pagoda and short walk to xian museum. Be aware of the tourist rip offs with calligraphy pictures. Souvenirs cheaper elsewhere.

Thank souchyfamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A real oasis away from the bustle of this huge city ...but in the middle of it !....beautiful very old trees and the Pagoda itself has a touching story (ask your guide )

Thank guy b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pagoda is situated in a park with lots of lovely gardens. Other buildings worth exploring too. Local people playing music, dancing etc.

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