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Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds start at the lower level and continue up the hill. Keep climbing the hill to see more and more sites and views. The architecture, the caves and the symbiotic integration of the two was incredible. Even if you're not into the spirituality of...More

Thank Kelvin Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely worth a visit. Practicing Buddhist Monks still live here and if you are lucky you will see them in prayer. Do not photograph them however as it is not allowed as I found out and were told off by a very stern official.

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good to visit if you are already at Xiamen University. It can be very hot, though, especially in the afternoon with the packaged-tour groups.

Thank Turista_academia
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful temples to be lit up at night! Can be seen from many different angles! A visit to this historic temple is a must both during the daylight hours as well as at nighttime!

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Its worth a visit if u are staunch devotee. The vegetarian dishes are extremely expensive and easily cost 80rmb for a platter of fritters. Can try climbing to the peak. Not a tough climb.

Thank 453lens
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We visited here and it was very crowded. It seems to be filled not only with a lot of tourists but also worshipers. The architecture is so beautiful and delicate. It's a nice place to walk and experience things we don't have here in the...More

Thank janiceburch
Reviewed 12 April 2018

impressive temple, but very crowded as we went there during the spring festival. Even so, a must see

Thank korynell29
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Get to know Buddism, visit Nanputuo temple. This is a great way to remember my history subjects and trace the origin of Buddism in Xiamen. There are a lot of kind of Buddhas to pray to depending on your wishes. My daughter got to see...More

Thank kulotsky
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The first day when we arrive at Xiamen, our experienced, energetic and friendly guide 徐晨悧18860046360 from China Discovery brought us to Nan Pu Tuo Temple. Apart from The nice surrounding, you can also climb up to the top of the hill and have a goid...More

Thank Peggy T
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Lovely temple full of people, and may of them praying and "offering offerings"!! I found it very interesting to watch such piety and intent and to consider that after 60 years of "Communism" Buddhism is still so supported and celebrated. Lots of young nuns too...More

Thank Roddy P
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