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Thean Hou Temple

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65 Persiaran Endah | Off Jalan Syed Putra, Kuala Lumpur 50460, Malaysia
+60 3-2274 7088
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This ornate Chinese temple dedicated to the Queen of Heaven, Thean Hou, protectorate of people who make their living from the sea. The temple borrows from Buddhist, Taoist and Confucian traditions. Some visitors believe the panoramic views of KL alone make the trip up the hill worthwhile.
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  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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65 Persiaran Endah | Off Jalan Syed Putra, Kuala Lumpur 50460, Malaysia
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+60 3-2274 7088
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely temple with beautiful view of KL city. My family and guest loved the Chinese embellishments in the temple.

Thank Suzi U
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Reviewed 5 days ago

nice for just a simple strolling around and photography...do some donation and burn a few incense and joss-sticks.. pray for happiness...

Thank Lorrenz L
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Thean Hou Temple was worth the visit. This temple is part to the Chinese Dynisty and it was embellished with beautiful red pillars, spectacular roof and carvings. The temple is presently use as a prayer hall and it use to celebrate cultural festivities. If...More

Thank Alfredo R
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Regardless of you religious beliefs, the “Thean-Hou” temple is a cultural experience. After getting there, the visitors shall take a sit in a gondola lift, and move towards the city of clouds. I enjoyed the foggy weather which created a mysterious atmosphere there. There are...More

Thank Hooman_S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Chinese Temple is nicely constructed and maintained. We have been to China many times but this temple has some of the nicest cravings I have seen.

Thank Takarehi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a nice temple.....not just a tourist attraction but a place where locals go to pray which is nice. worth a visit especially if you are visiting brickfields area as its 5-10 mins away.

Thank lupozee
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice and clean temple. There are many photogenic spots. Go early to avoid the crowd if you want to get some good shots. There is a wedding registration office (thus many newly weds) and some small diners at the ground floor. To...More

Thank moumou199
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and beautiful Chinese Temple. The compound was well maintained, clean and tidy. One of the best landmarks in KL

Thank Lalengmawia V
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful temple of Buddhist people and we were lucky to see them when they were praying. It was clean and full of various planets.

Thank mobig2016
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a HOT place for those wedding registers. Can really get a tremendously good looking photoshoot here. It can get really hot in the afternoon but trust me the photo comes out real great.

Thank shiu min l
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Elizabeth R
15 September 2017|
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Response from Jmcdeguia | Reviewed this property |
No there is no entrance fee but if you're gonna drive there will be a parking fee.
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Tsar T
27 August 2017|
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Response from MerliesMum | Reviewed this property |
I think about 20 rm from KLCC. Use a budget taxi and ask for a rough price first. Traffic might slow you down and make the journey more. You could always ask in your hotel how much their taxi's cost as most hotels use... More
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Silviana S
4 August 2017|
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Response from MerliesMum | Reviewed this property |
Not easy for wheelchairs. To reach the big hall you need to go up stairs. I didn't see any lifts so I would say not very good for wheelchair users.
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