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Address: No.761 Fourth Section Bade Road, Songshan District, Taipei, Taiwan
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Phone Number: +886 2 2765 9017
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06:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:30

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Stunning Temple

I think could be my favorite temple. To be fair, I went at night and the lighting is beautiful. In addition, there were people chanting in ceremony while I was there, as well... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 September 2016
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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When I went to Raohe night market I wasn't expecting to find this beautiful temple at the entrance to the market. The interiors has intricate gold carvings and several Images. This is one of a few temples that I consider beautiful.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I think could be my favorite temple. To be fair, I went at night and the lighting is beautiful. In addition, there were people chanting in ceremony while I was there, as well. However, the temple itself is covered in detailed ceramic reliefs and the view form the top is lovely. In addition, there is a very large night market... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

located just beside the entrance of raohe night market. and just outside of MRT Songshan exit 5. worth to visit and beautiful at night because of the lighting from the exterior and interior of the temple. this is one of the ancient temple of goddess mazu.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Beautiful temple, magically lit at night. Wonderful craftsmanship. Located just besides the entry to the Raohe night market, it is a nice temple to stop by before entering the market.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

When the lights are shining bright, and the night is alive, find a good spot and take a good shot. There is a night market just next to the temple. Very close to MRT, 3 min walks.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Lots to see in this temple as it has six floors, if you go in the evening then you can also visit the night market beside it too.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

There are many temples in Taipei and this stands out from the rest. Mom makes me visit the place everytime i go back. Its a temple that is dedicated the the queen of heaven apparently and thats who u find sitting at the center on ground floor. But u pretty much find the whole celestial court there...deities from fertility to... More 

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Sonoran Desert AZ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

Gorgeous eye-popping temple right next to the Raohe night market, absolutely beautiful inside and out, the carvings are some of the best I've seen (make sure to look up so you don't miss the intricate relief). Very very festive and busy since we visited a few days before the Lunar New Year, which added a lot to the atmosphere. We... More 

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Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

Since it's right next to Raohe Night Market, Ciyou Temple has its fair share of locals and tourists coming by.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

By the night market. It is a great representation of Buddhist temples in Taiwan. There are monks available to help you understand

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