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Address: Under Yingle Peak, Dali 671000, China
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Phone Number: 0872-2666107,0872-2449966
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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 4 weeks ago
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France, Germany, Vietnam, Usa
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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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340 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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Thank Superpear
France, Germany, Vietnam, Usa
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99 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Thank Kevin L
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33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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Thank Liga K
Wuhan, China
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201 reviews
103 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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128 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Thank nomade123
Munich, Germany
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30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
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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Thank MaKu70
Bangkok, Thailand
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75 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
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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Thank Swimmmer63
Shanghai, China
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
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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Thank PaulDenham
Vancouver, Canada
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82 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Great site with great views. We spent most of the day here, took a ton of photos! Don't take the tram to the top and walk down, you will lose the effect of walking up to each stunning temple and the awe of finding an even more elaborate one behind it. It really is part of the experience. There aren't... More 

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