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Eight Great Temples (Ba Da Chu Park)

Western Hills, Beijing 100043, China
+86 10 8896 4661
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Ba Da Chu means Eight Great Temples in the Western Hills. This pretty hillside area is renowned for its temples, monastaries and nunneries.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good52%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
18 May 2017
“Love it”
9 Mar 2017
“Superb visit on the sides of a peaceful mountain - wonderful walks and people watching”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Western Hills, Beijing 100043, China
+86 10 8896 4661
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

As a residence in Beijing for more than 10 years I am surprised I did not know about this place before. I came here with a friend. We were a bit late and lazy so we booked an Uber/DiDi taxi to go there. Took about...More

Thank iristaletta
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Having lived in Beijing for years we visited Badachu at least a couple times a year. Not too difficult to reach. We took subway to Pingguoyuan Station and then an easy, inexpensive 10 minute taxi from there. Badachu literally means Eight Great Sites or Temples,...More

Thank travelerdavel
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Great temple area in Beijing, Badachu park. The park is located round about 1 hour away from the city center of Beijing. The temple is everyday open for worshipper. You can reach the park by train and bus easily.

1  Thank Tariq_Meena
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The 14 story pagoda was one the best spot to visit in this place (you can still see monk trainees to pray and do chores, very interesting). With Mountain car, lots of temples to visit and many stops to enjoy, this place is (I think)...More

Thank MikeFJones
Reviewed 27 September 2015

It was an exceptionally clear day in Beijing so we decided to venture out to this location which we knew very little about. It turned out to be a fun day. The temples are very nice and the location is excellent. We have 3 small...More

Thank idophir
Reviewed 6 November 2014

It is quite far to the west of the city. This place comprises of different temples that you explore on foot and staircases. Buddha from different origins, goddess of mercy temple, and generally you can make offerings here unlike some temples in the city center.

2  Thank ChetLau
Reviewed 22 June 2014

I lived in Beijing for a little over a year. Getting out to the country side was always important to me. So on my last day in China I went to my favorite place. Close to the summer palace and the Bejing botanical, both day...More

3  Thank Louis M
Reviewed 11 September 2013

This place is really authentic. You can see a lot of faithfuls come here to pray. This place is absolutely huge and you will need to spend the whole day here walking from temple to temple. The architecture is beautiful and if you have the...More

1  Thank Alienandbear
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Not so many western tourists the Sunday we visited this pearl of Beijing. Eight interesting Buddha temples which are active with praying visitors and monks. Lovely wood / park on hills - a nice contrast to the flat city of Beijing east of Badachu. A...More

1  Thank Torsten L
Reviewed 3 December 2012

quiet and peaceful place to visit. fresh air and green surrounding, very good outdoor place to visit @ beijing!

Thank Rita L
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