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Temple of the Six Banyan Trees & Flower Pagoda (Liurong Temple)

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One of the four best Buddhist temples in Guangzhou, located on the Liurong Road.
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No.87 Liurong Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510180, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice temple, well kept and interesting to explore. I spent there a couple hours and I enjoyed my time. Entrance fee only 5 Yuan.

Thank Paolo V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent some few moment at this plac eto learn more about chinese old story and it's very fascinating place and really worth visit.

Thank daveedwilliams
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

A little hard to find but worth the patience to look for the temple. This Buddhist temple was first built in 537AD! The flower pagoda is a magnificent structure. The grounds are small but well maintained and when you enter you receive some optional incense...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

I loved the temple and all the shops around There is a really nice ambiance The architecture is typical It s refreshing too dur too the big banyan trees Great spot

Thank ksarman
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Have never entered in but sow it from a highest tower in Guangzhou, looks fantastic, hope to visit it!

Thank ilyaizmaylov
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Our visit to the Temple of the Six Banyan Trees & Flower Pagoda was great. It was a lovely day to be outdoor since it was nice and sunny... a good change from the cold weather. We were with kids and senior citizens, so the...More

1  Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

It has deep historical roots, a must-visit for those that want to explore other cultures. You can even get a blessing from the monks. It's not for everyone, there are those that believe only their religion is true and in don't want to be involved....More

1  Thank James H
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Read a few review before coming, really nice place that calm you, had a slow walk around the whole temple. Heard the vegetarian foods was nice but we give it a miss as Just taken our breakfast before coming

Thank irenry
Reviewed 20 July 2018

First, there is the history. The original temple on this site was built in 537 CE and has subsequently been rebuilt 3 or so times. It has a connection with Chinese Chan (Zen) Buddhism. Second, there is the beautiful architecture and statues. Third, the peaceful...More

2  Thank TJim60
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Pretty temple and pagoda, costs about $0.85 for admission. Peaceful place. Worth dropping by, especially if you’re already in the area.

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28 October 2018|
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Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest to go to this temple mid morning and I recommend you catch a taxi to get there unless you join a tour and this site is included! I think they have a “red” hop on hop off bus travel service - check with your... More
9 June 2018|
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Response from srinivasan369 |
First one has to consider that "buddhism" is a broad name for several views; hinayana, mahayana, tibetan, korean, vietnamese, japanese, ... which means each one has different views and different names for the same buddha... More