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Longshan Temple

No.211 Guangzhou Street,Wanhua District | No.211 Guangzhou Street,Wanhua District, Taipei, Taipei 211, Taiwan
+886 2 2302 5162
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Many festivals and celebrations are held in Lungshan, often called "meeting place of the gods" for the wealth of deities worshipped here. Lungshan means "Dragon Mountain."
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No.211 Guangzhou Street,Wanhua District | No.211 Guangzhou Street,Wanhua District, Taipei, Taipei 211, Taiwan
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited on a rainy day and the place was packed. Beautiful and very colorful, but similar to many other temples.

Thank Shelley H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Longshan Temple is one of the central places of worship to the Buddhists of Taipei. It is a reverential place and though they encourage tourism, this is certainly not just a tourist attraction. After you pass through the main gate, there is a wide open...More

Thank Zoe G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was much smaller than I thought. Very easy to find using the metro. Interesting to visit one time.

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 5 days ago

In this temple you see the locals come for prayer as well as tourists looking around. Take a little time, stand off to the side and just observe..... It was helpful to take a tour to better understand the ceremonies and who is being prayed...More

Thank travellerOT
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is very peaceful. I suggest you go to this place early in the morning so that you can see the locals praying. at the entrance on the right side there is a beautiful waterfalls and inside you can see the beautiful architectural design...More

Thank LanceClamor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a very neat place to visit but please note this is an active temple with several locals saying prayers and making offerings. Be respectful

Thank James R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the privilege to visit this temple and to listen to one of the most beautiful chats I heard. Women and men, young and old, were chatting in such a beautiful harmonious way. I was really honored to be there at that time, which...More

Thank RabieRafia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here last February and it was crowded. Apparaently, it was Chinese New Year at that time. The temple is full and everybody is praying while smoking incense. There were also lanterns lit at night.

Thank mrecs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think there was an event when I visited since there were tables of food offerings and plenty of people praying/burning incense sticks. It was a nice experience to watch and learn.

Thank gibot143
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At the heart of Old Taipei City, Longshan Temple, or Dragon Mountain Temple in Mandarin boasts a mixture of all kinds of Chinese Gods and Goddesses, including Guanyin Bodhisattva, Guangon the Warrior God, and the Old Man under the Moon (AKA the Chinese Cupid). Chinese...More

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Arcquitecto
Is there an admission fee for this temple? Thank You!
11 January 2017|
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Response from Aprilianinor | Reviewed this property |
No admission fees for any of the temples we visited in Taiwan
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Simone L
Hi, I am changing planes on Saturday 24th September. Arriving at 05:25 Terminal 2 Taipei/TPE and flying out at 13.15pm from Terminal 1 This means I have good 5 Hours time to visit a Temple not to far from the Airport. I am a senior lady and would need an English speaking guide. What can you suggest?
12 September 2016|
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Response from Nikonnex | Reviewed this property |
Since you will have nearly eight hours on the ground, five hours is a realistic estimate for time you could afford to be away from the airport after clearing customs and allowing time to get back in to check in, go through... More
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choo o
Hi, is there a beautiful waterfall at the temple? Thks
23 March 2016|
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Response from kennyt853 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it has a man made water fall, nothing special.
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