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Address: Under Yingle Peak, Dali 671000, China
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We were this place in afternoon, but we were lucky : not rain, no sunny, Temperature average 18-20 degree C. Good for slowly walking.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2016
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France, Germany, Vietnam, Usa
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Skipton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It took me about half an hour to find the entrance after buying a ticket a few minutes walk from the park. I was a bit late so headed straight up through the 3 pagodas and into the temples. It was quite magical in the evening with the sun setting behind the mountains and I practically had the place to... More 

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

There is tier after tier of this pagoda and temple complex, each more rewarding than the last. It is well worth the climb, but if you ate not up to it, there are electric buggies to give your legs a rest. It all starts with a giant courtyard in front of the pagodas followed by the pagodas themselves. Look carefully... More 

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France, Germany, Vietnam, Usa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

We were this place in afternoon, but we were lucky : not rain, no sunny, Temperature average 18-20 degree C. Good for slowly walking.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

The entrance fee stopped us from going in there. It costed like RMB120, and with a good camera you could actually take pretty great photos outside the fence.

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Wuhan, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

The road to this magnificent site is directly in line with the tallest pagoda, which itself lies perfectly in line with the central temples beyond. Entrance seemed steep at 121 rmb, but I was charged 70rmb upon producing my passport to prove I am over 60, so that was a plus. But we had no idea as to how extensive... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

The pagodas are beautiful. The park where it is located is huge and you have to go up a lot of stairs to visit all the temple that are spread out in the park. But it is worth it. Not far from town, can walk there.

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

The three pagodas seem to be the thing that everyone seems to associate with Yunnan, no matter what ethnic park you go to in China. And while they are very pretty and a great sight, I think the real jewel here is the actual Chongsheng temple above it! As far as I understood it, it was built by a "retired"... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

The tree pagodas have been around for about 900 years at least. They are impressive, even if the weather is not great. There are areas where you can take some wonderful scenic shots. The temples behind it are beautiful but its hard to tell what is historical and what has been gaudied up.

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Shanghai, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

Avoid the hot hours if the day as sun will burn you, and you have to walk quite a lot. Lots of temples and the 3 old pagodas that went through the 1996 earthquake. Do not stay with the group of people that will share the same golf car that brings you up the hill. Go first and forget the... More 

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Eye, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

Best to be feeling energetic because this is a very big site with a lot of steps. Truly impressive buildings. You can pay a bit extra for battery car shuttles which would be worth it is you are feeling a bit weary or it is a hot day.

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