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Putuo Mountain (Putuoshan)

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Address: Putuo Town, Putuo District, Zhoushan 316100, China
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Phone Number: 0580-6377110
6:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 4:30 pm

Located on an island in the East China Sea, this mountain is one of the...

Located on an island in the East China Sea, this mountain is one of the four Buddhist shrines in the country, which features many temples and nunneries.

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One of the five major buddhist religious mountains for pious pilgrims to visit, very pleasant and spiritual.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

One of the five major buddhist religious mountains for pious pilgrims to visit, very pleasant and spiritual.

2 Thank Mad1154Mac
Shanghai, China
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Putuoshan was a nice day out with the family. A bit of hiking & sightseeing, as well as some swimming in the ocean. Bring your own food, and you can easily spend the entire day in the area. The swimming areas have lifeguards, as well as boats monitoring swimmers. One can rent floaties as well. One thing to keep in... More 

1 Thank Eric J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

All sites were lovely - attendance as an observer at a temple service was moving & inspiring. Walks in natural settings were relaxing

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016

We visited here in first week of July. The weather was good . We enjoyed a lot. Some tips : 1. There is a vegetarian lunch (one mixed vegetable dish+rice) inside the temple , which will cost you 5 Yuan ( need to buy a coupon inside). This was so much tasty : may be I was hungry that time... More 

2 Thank Mapsoo7
United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016

The name that Trip Advisor provides this tourist attraction is a bit deceiving. Putuoshanzhen is one of the islands near Zhoushan. On the island there are a wide variety of things to do. You can catch a ferry to the island from Zhujiajianzhen. There isn't a bridge out to it. While my friends and I were there, we went to... More 

2 Thank mark_mark_mark58
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016

Interesting place however very crowded pack with both tourist and main land peoples you will able to enjoy the fresh air and nice view of the sea.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

on the island we visited 3 places: Puji Temple, Nanhai Guanyin Statue and the Buddhist Temple in the Purple Bamboo Forest and had lunch at Xilei Xiaozhuang Hotel. The Puji Temple was an amazing place with 9 magnificent Halls, 12 Pavilions, an 18m Multi-treasure Pagoda, covering an area of 14,000 sq m and fronted by the large Haijin Pool with... More 

3 Thank phshanks
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2016

Never go there during any holidays. It is a very popular place in the area and there is a lot of people. It is difficult to come back.

2 Thank Marrek7777
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

It's really amazing natural mountain if you visit Zhoushan you have to be there. And enjoy with that great fresh air , also there's a boat help you to move between the magic Islands, it was a great experience.

Thank Tarek T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016

We recently went to Zhoushan from Shanghai over a long weekend and made the mistake to only go for a day. The bus ride from Shanghai to Zhoushan took around 4 hours and was around 130RMB, departing from the long distance bus station. The bus dropped us off at the bus station terminal on Zhoushan but there was a shuttle... More 

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