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Xichan Temple

Fengwei Village, Hongshan Town, Gulou District, Fuzhou 350002, China
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Xichan Temple

Xichan Temple is a key temple of China and one of the five major temples of Fuzhou. With a history... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Visit F
Nice and quiet area in a hectic Chinese City

Nice and quiet area in a hectic Chinese City. You can have a nice walk an enjoy the temples and the... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Bert L
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Fengwei Village, Hongshan Town, Gulou District, Fuzhou 350002, China
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Xichan Temple is a key temple of China and one of the five major temples of Fuzhou. With a history of 1,130+ years, it is about 1.5km away from the downtown. The temple used to be where an immortal had spiritual cultivations in the 8th...More

Thank Visit F
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Nice and quiet area in a hectic Chinese City. You can have a nice walk an enjoy the temples and the shadow on a warm day.

Thank Bert L
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Great place to spend a day and learn something about Chinese history. There are plenty of English translated placards to help you understand what your looking at.

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Like visiting a Buddhist theme park that has no rides. My friend who speaks fantastic Chinese asked a "Monk" about the smartphone he was using for a bit of fun, as we were leaving we came close to being run over by another of the...More

Thank Dazzahh
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Big park and temple to discover. Need to pay 20Yuan at entrance.Hv so many big temple you can freely go in. No restriction to take pictures. Have signage in English and you can read it throughout the journey. Nice and well maintain park. The architecture...More

Thank justfatehah
Reviewed 3 September 2016

A beautiful Buddhist Temple in Fuzhou, well worth the detour if you're in town. The pictures do it justice.

Thank ip202659
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

The Xichan Temple is one of my favorite places in Fuzhou! It is in the middle of skyscrapers and busy traffic but once you enter the park it feels like a different world full of peace and beauty. You can see koi fish and turtles...More

Thank norafue
Reviewed 23 July 2016

A beautiful place to stroll around. The temple has big lakes, and many buildings to see. Easy to get to because it is next to a bus station. Turtles in the lake.

Thank albir60
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

I was brought here by my mother because my brother disliked shopping. He had fun walking and running down and up the stairs while I had fun taking pictures of the beautiful view. Especially the view from high up, it was speechless. However a few...More

Thank Daydreaminx
Reviewed 9 June 2016

On our adoption trip for our son in May 2016, we visited Xichan Temple. It is beautiful. Our guide was able to tell us things we wouldn't have otherwise known, but it would have been beautiful without a guide as well. Definitely worth a couple...More

Thank otonobo
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