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Nanputuo Temple

No.515 Siming South Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361005, China
+86 592 208 8554
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No.515 Siming South Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361005, China
No.515 Siming South Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361005, China
+86 592 208 8554
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice temple and a great walk up to the top many local tourists doing their Buddhist thing great view from the top which you can also enter botanical gardens (admission fee)but we didn’t end up doing so I can’t really comment but it would have...More

Thank Gregcch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a good temple complex, and while it's free, I couldn't help but feel like it was inching towards becoming some sort of sideshow. It's obvious that before the revolution, it was a huge & thriving temple, but now it's overrun with tourists taking selfies...More

Thank benjambment
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a huge temple complex that's just like other temples but it's worth a look. There's no admission fee! We have paid to get into temples that are much less impressive than this one. The best part for me was the climb to the...More

Thank DeborahClarkson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The temple complex is rather huge, with four main buildings, halls and pavilions. The many rooms flanking the main buildings include dormitories, libraries and study rooms for monks. It is crowded with locals, offering incense and prayers. Unless one is into Buddhism, 30 mins is...More

1  Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of tourist visited this place but it seems like they don't get a chance to climb up to the peak. We visited this place on our own so we get plenty of time to climb up the mountain. There are more than 800 steps...More

1  Thank Christina L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very big temple but just like many temple if you have been to other places that are similar. Can spend about an hour there. You can climb up the steps at back to get a view of xiamen area. No entrance fee. Can do this...More

Thank Agnes_Tan12
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This bright, vibrant, complex is larger than it seems, so you may want to plan your visit for longer than you might initially expect. Once you enter the main gates you're met with a succession of beautiful, ornate buildings filled with Buddhas and other religious...More

Thank ThePathLessTravelled
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We walked into the grounds of the temple and there were crowds gathering inside. Unfortunately, they were going to start a Buddhist prayer at the time that we arrived and lots of people were setting up various things such as candles on the grounds. We...More

Thank JoeCool_KL
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Although located on an old and beautiful site by the University, this modern Buddhist temple is more contemporary than most visitors would probably prefer. It is a hodgepodge of buildings and images, refreshment stands and playgrounds but to be fair, in a beautiful setting. There's...More

Thank SingaporeGirl
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Although very modern, this completely free temple and gardens is the highlight of Xiamen. It can be very crowded, but it's well worth exploring as some of the temples are truly stunning. Behind the temple complex is a steep hill to climb, where you'll discover...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
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