Ancient temple that's well worth a visit. There's a stream and lots of Buddhist carvings on the mountain side. Be prepared for lots of crowds though.
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This temple may be one of the most famous Buddhist Temples in China.It has numerous stone carvings of Buddhist figures and a number of grottoes with amazingly detailed works.
Lovely and reasonably well preserved temples. The kids had a contest of counting the dozens of Buddhas carved into cave walls. Nice walk up the hill to get off the beaten path. Singing monks and large, impressive Buddhist statues. Gives a nice authentic taste for...More
Very nice if you are into temples. If you've already seen your share then the souls retreat hall will be interesting. You will see the cliff carvings of Fei Lai Feng on your walk to the temple which are very awesome so take time to...More
This was amazing. I had never been to a Temple of this type. It was pouring rain the day we went but well worth the trip. It is so beautiful and full of history! See it!!
We came here in early morning, which I recommend before the crowds get too large. Almost all Chinese tourists. The statues carved into the hill over hundreds of years and the very large temple building and statues make this a fascinating place. It is operating...More