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Buddhist Temple

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Address: Rua Doutor Josivalter Vilanova 99, Foz do Iguacu, State of Parana 85867-504, Brazil
Phone Number: (45) 3524-5566
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Foz do Iguaçu City Tour and Landmark of the Three Frontiers

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Not a waist of time

This place let you forget that you are in Brazil. The temple area is clean and invites to relax. Unfortunately, the descriptions are just in portuguese, so for a person with not... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Whabada
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Muenster, Germany
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Muenster, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place let you forget that you are in Brazil. The temple area is clean and invites to relax. Unfortunately, the descriptions are just in portuguese, so for a person with not much knowledge about the buddhist religion is a bit lost about the meaning of the statues.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This temple is lovely and really well taken care of. While we were there, people were polishing the statues and taking care of the garden. If you are into Buddhism (or even if you are not) it is worthwhile visiting it. It is located on top of a hill, on a peaceful a beautiful spot. I visited the temple on... More 

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Niterói
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A big and beautiful place to appreciate the silence of peace. It is free. You should visit the small store.

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Ansonville, United States
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9 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, the temple is located in a poor neighborhood, not sure if it's safe. I went with the local bus, was told by a local that there are muggers in the area. The temple has very big statues. After seeing so much nature during this trip, it was shocking to see these man-made structures. For me, it took some of... More 

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Hawaii
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

well one of its kind great place for the ones who are in search of internal peace and glory ..overall great place and must visit

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Very nice stop after the Itaipu and before going to see the waterfalls. I never visited one before - therefore for me it was quite nice.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful views around the area. When we first came in the took a picture of the group. Must buy it as a souvenir. Very nice ambient

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

The buddhist temple is full with cheerful people and beautiful gardens with statues. This is a chinese temple and the place feels truly relaxing and interesting. Signs are clear and will not leave the tourist wondering wether it is allowed to take pictures, step on grass or not. It was a simple yet insightful visit.

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Thank Evandro C
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is worth spending an hour or two to calmly wander about, it's so peaceful after the roar of the waterfalls nearby, and the bustle of the town.

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Hercules, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

A very interesting visit. Incredible statuary, and a beautiful temple. There was a guide and an intern to translate for us, and it was fascinating learning about the site and the history and importance of the figures. The obligatory Gift Shop at the end of the tour was a great hit with the Ladies in our group, who each purchased... More 

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