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An'png Kaitai Tianhou Palace

No.33 Guosheng Road, An'ping District, Tainan, Taiwan
+886 6 223 8695
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Intricate carvings and gold designs on ceilings

This temple is quite big by the roadside near the Lau Jie in front of Anping Fort. The ceiling... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
M L K
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Good

A temple like you can find many temples in the city. Not so busy there. I went not inside so I can... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Jonas D
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LOCATION
No.33 Guosheng Road, An'ping District, Tainan, Taiwan
Anping District/ Annan District
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+886 6 223 8695

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This temple is quite big by the roadside near the Lau Jie in front of Anping Fort. The ceiling designs of golden carvings is worth a look at.

Thank M L K
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

A temple like you can find many temples in the city. Not so busy there. I went not inside so I can not give more information.

Thank Jonas D
Reviewed 14 March 2017

its a lovely edifice with a ton of things to see. took a ton of pictures of some wonderful carvings, art, and religious relics. its located close to other things so not even a detour. worth a visit.

Thank Alden L
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This temple is located next to the An'ping Old Fort. Walking through the temple only takes 15-20 minutes if you are walking real slow and looking at every detail. Personally, I must have seen over 100 temples in my travels. The only really noteworthy thing...More

Thank Mike I
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

The gate welcomes you in a rich giant Chinese sculpture. Walk inside the temple and see the crafted wall. It is nice. Don't forget to look up cos the ceiling will steal your impression. Such in detail crafted n look so ancient. It is just...More

Thank Lita K
Reviewed 24 September 2016

A large site, this temple has some very unique features and is well worth seeing, despite the wealth of wonderful temples in Tainan. The ceilings are truly spectacular. It's just across from the very boring Anping Fort and is surrounded by very narrow lanes and...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 2 April 2016

This temple is beautiful but if you see so many as me you will not feel excited any more but if you like temples you will like this one. Also in area around there is many markets and you can buy some yummy food and...More

Thank xtick103
Reviewed 19 January 2016

It was ok, but I had seen better. These are still attractions worth seeing in Tainan as they don't have that many.

Thank Kris_Pez
Reviewed 29 December 2015

The temple is just located in front of the Anping Fort in a touristy site in Tainan. It was constructed in 1668 during the Qing dynasty to house the Matzu deities that were brought over by Koxinga to Anping from the Fukien province. The temple...More

2  Thank soh_kien_peng
Reviewed 9 September 2015

This is another must see temple in Tainan City. With so many to choose from, it is hard to see all the best spots but if you have to choose one to visit, this should be it.

Thank Neotribe
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Anping District/ Annan District
Anping District is the area first developed in Taiwan.
It is also the key to Taiwan’s involvement in the
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monuments, Anping Fort (a.k.a. Fort Zeelandia) and
Eternal Golden Castle leave behind them the traces of
international trade made by various countries. Another
historic monument that stands the test of time is Tree
House, in which beautiful stories were created along
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