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This is one of several reviews of the same place called Jinci. It is a mandatory visit because it... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2017
Singapore, Singapore
This is ancient China!

The Jinci temple complex is a fascinating group of very ancient buildings, with beautiful statues... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2016
Paul G
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Oct 26, 2017
“Must Go”
Oct 12, 2017
“pretty high price”
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Xuanweng Mountain, Jinci Town, Jinyuan Distrct, Taiyuan 030025, China
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

This is one of several reviews of the same place called Jinci. It is a mandatory visit because it contains the rich history of this place from 1500 years ago. There are many legends that can be told about this place so find a good...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

the location is quite inconvenient from city center, and it's impossible to find direct bus. the price is 80 yuan, which is fairly high for this place

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed April 28, 2016

The Jinci temple complex is a fascinating group of very ancient buildings, with beautiful statues, a unique bridge and a tall pagoda. The dragons on the pillars of the Holy Mother Hall are amazing, and there are some huge statues inside. Jinci is not on...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Paul G
Reviewed September 12, 2015

The Jinci Temple is a very old spiritual place and worth to visit because of rare and uncommon sculptures, art, architecture and legends which point back to pre-Buddhism times and a visit of the temple can be combined with walking around and enjoying some relaxing...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank horst_8877
Reviewed July 5, 2015

It is a huge park with many different plants and trees. There are several trees are more than 1,000 years! The Saint Monther's Hall with nine dragons are amazing. To protect the maid status inside the hall, it is blocked and can only have a...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed December 29, 2011

One cold Saturday afternoon seemed like an excellent time to check out the museum. The only cost was the taxi to get there. An afternoon at a museum is always a chance to learn something - even if it seems to be much the same...More

Date of experience: December 2011
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