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Tulou Temple of Beishan Mountain

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Nice scenery and view

A taxi will cost you about 10 yuan. It is a Nice little hike up the Mountain with a view over... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2014
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
via mobile
great view on the city and colourful rocks

the place has seen it's better days but it is being slightly renovated now. There is no entrance... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2013
Dublin, Ireland
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23 Jul 2018
“All closed”
22 Jun 2018
“Nice place. But the buildings on the cliff are not open to visitors”
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Beishan Mountain, Chengbei District, Xining 810000, China
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Just to mention that the place has been closed since October 2017. You can only take a picture of the 1st temple. We have been told that you cannot climb any more because of landslides.

Thank Frederique M
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Temple supposedly has a history of over 1900 years and is the second largest air-hanging temple in China. Only the buildings at the foot of the hills are opened to visitors when I was there and one can still take photos of the buildings on...More

1  Thank Chinwong69
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Came here around March 2018, was told by our hotel that the place was oepn (maybe they didn't understand us...) place is still under re-construction.

Thank FarrellX
Reviewed 10 August 2017

As it is said this temple is reffered to the 3rd century, and, probably it is oldiest and most interesting place in Xining. But unfortunately it was closed for the reconstruction on 10th of August 2017. God knows for how long.

Thank Samuel M
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Ride bus No.10,11,19,21,66, or 107 to North Mountain Market (北山市场), and then walk north across the train rail and towards the hill you would see the temple and its flight of stairs to the top. We expected to pay 5元 but at the time of...More

3  Thank hanzjo
Reviewed 10 July 2015

I was there and a lot of renovations are going on and quite a few of the temples and pathways aren't open to the public. If you're really interested in the view then go for it it was still pretty good and their is some...More

Thank Allan959
Reviewed 10 September 2014

This is a great Taoist temple that is located on Beishan Mountain side north of the town. If you have one extra day in XIN don't want to go out of the city. This place will fill your day. Reaching to this place with public...More

4  Thank TibetanConnections
Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

A taxi will cost you about 10 yuan. It is a Nice little hike up the Mountain with a view over Xining. Not too touristic, and for free. Seems like under construction, despite still worth the visit!

2  Thank RenkevR
Reviewed 30 May 2014

We got a taxi to take us to Beishan. You need to walk under the motorway and then up to the temple. The taxi took us miles away, and although this is a 3A national monument it is not well sign posted. Once there it...More

1  Thank Ives5
Reviewed 2 November 2013

the place has seen it's better days but it is being slightly renovated now. There is no entrance fee and you can spend a few hours walking around the hills and temples. If you take the path on the left, you will enter the area...More

3  Thank appl459
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