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Temple of the Eight Immortals (Ba Xian An)

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Reviewed September 26, 2018

The temple is quite beautiful. you may Enter through the main gate. Great if your visiting with children or teenagers as they can follow up doing some research. the architecture is so beautiful that it is eye catching. It would be good to have a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rashu23
Reviewed August 29, 2018

This was our third Daoist temple we visited in China. Like the others there is very limited information available in English (and not much in Chinese either.) A knowledgable guide is a huge help. The timing of our visit was extremely fortuitous. We were able...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank William H
Reviewed February 23, 2018

This temple is mainly dedicated to the legendary Eight Immortals: Han Zhongli, Zhang Guolao, Han Xiangzi, Tieguai Li, Cao Guojiu, Lü Dongbin, Lan Caihe and He Xiangu. Located on Changle Fang Street in the eastern suburb, it is the biggest Taoist temple in Xian and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

Temple of the Eight Immortals (Ba Xian An) is a true hidden gem of a place, beautiful architecture will surely win you over.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Tripletor
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Yet another temple with deities galor. Always nice to by some incense sticks to remember 'absent friends' and place the in the appropriate pit to smoulder. Be respectful. Peaceful and spiritual with a small amount of display boards in poor American English (you'd think they...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank AntsYorkshire
Reviewed December 24, 2016

Cost: 3 to 2 to 20 tickets per month, a crown incense, such as security incense. $ 20, including signatures. The symbol of peace is like a $ 10. Environment: the environment is simple, well-protected, a large number of inscriptions, this time there is no...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

An interesting temple dedicated to the Eight Immortals. The temple is nicely laid out and generally not too busy. Enter through the main gate and it's the second central building you come upon that houses the Eight Immortals. Great if your visiting with children or...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed February 22, 2016

I am told by Chinese friends living in Xi'an this is not an especially popular attraction for foreign tourists, but it ought to be! Had the pleasure of witnessing a not very common ceremony where thanks were being given for a deed the religious leaders...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank JimmyTheJock
Reviewed November 23, 2015

Just a small relaxing temple in Xi'an. Someone who worked/lived/worshiped there shared a small sweet snack with us. Its always a more enjoyable time when you can connect with someone! Its a good visit if you have time, but not a must.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 29, 2015

While in Xian check out this Temple very old and under a little restoration but what is not ids nice to see....Located in a very busy part of the City many many tourists and quite crowed with tons of people A well worth weaving thru...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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