We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Save
Share
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
291
All photos (291)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“green lake”(15 reviews)
“small lake”(6 reviews)
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
72°
60°
Aug
69°
56°
Sep
66°
52°
Oct
Contact
Yuantong Jie, Kunming, China
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Kunming
Reviews (201)
Filter reviews
132 results
Traveler rating
58
55
17
2
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
58
55
17
2
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscherry blossomsgreen lakesmall lakelargest buddhistserene placese asiareal surprisebustling citycentral kunmingvegetarian restaurantnice groundssmall entry feeworth a visitdifferent areaschinese touristsyunnan provinceturtles
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 132 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just walking down to the temple complex is worth the trip. You can walk around the temple very easily and enjoy the wonderful architecture on display

Thank CorneliusM35
Reviewed July 9, 2018

One of the most fascinating sites I have ever visited. Entering the temple complex you will forget being in the middle of a loud, quickly developing mega-city. Take time, don't rush - it is worth spending there hours.

Thank Zzzoltan
Reviewed July 3, 2018

within waking distance from Chuanxingulou metro station (line 2), a beautiful temple site with ponds, pagodas etc. Small entrance fee to pay ( maybe around RMB 6) Good to spend time up to an hour

Thank Mike_Jkt
Reviewed June 30, 2018

This is a small gem of a temple complex. Simply lovely, both energetically and visually. Just by chance,we heard chanting at one of the temples in the back and that was one of the highlights of our month in China. It is probably possible to...More

Thank zeytinlari
Reviewed June 28, 2018

This Buddhist temple was impressive, with many places to explore. Keep walking in to find some lovely surprises. It's so peaceful and beautiful. There were many monks walking around when we were there (snapping photos with their phones!).

Thank Paula L
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

A must when you are in Kunming. Very nice place to visite. Beautiful temple and peaceful surrounding.

Thank RandiPenot
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Beautiful temple. Tranquil. Walk the entire grounds. Eat at the low-cost vegetarian restaurant. Seems historic although obviously restored. Best temple in Kunming itself.

Thank MWG12
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Nice place to spend time there, Paid about 16RMB for entrance and lightening. It looks like a Tibetian Culture temple and located in side city. Not bad we can go see the different culture and their prayers.

Thank venkatesh454
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

Took a bus there. Not too crowded in the morning. Paid ¥6 to enter the temple. 古色古香,非常舒适宁静. Spend some time visit different shrines, making prayers. The beggars outside were quite aggressive but can't be bothered.

Thank goncalves
Reviewed May 10, 2018

The temple is lovely and a very quiet and peaceful spot in the city.The temple was very nice to see. All the buildings seem to have been repainted recently, the area is very clean and not too many steps to reach the different buildings. There...More

Thank ZHAO J
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
MonicaJosephine
June 28, 2016|
Answer
Response from Sia65 | Reviewed this property |
The airport is about 30~60 minutes away from the city and traffic there is really unpredictable and can really bad if you're caught. I think if you would still like to leave the airport to take a breather, go to Green Lake... More
0
Votes