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Address: Tam Kung Temple Road, Hong Kong, China
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A small temple off the beaten track that is well worth a visit if passing.

In Chinese folk legends, "Tam Kung" was one of the gods who could forecast the weather and is a sea deity worshipped in Hong Kong and Macau. This small temple dedicated to Tam... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2014
Roberts69
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Peaceful place of worship. Can be accessed by subway Shau Kei Wan station use exit d1 and walk about 5 mins. Historical temple in HK ages over 100 years. Due to fire last year, the temple is under renovation still now but as my last visit in mid Mar 2017, visitor can visit now by using the side door but... More 

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

The Tam Kung festival is a very colorful celebration that takes place by the Tam Kung Temple in Shau Kei Wan on Hong Kong Island. Tam Kung Festival celebrate the birthday of the Sea God Tam Kung, traditional celebration of dragons, lion dance, parade, temple worship and offering ceremony is held once a year in April or May, check the... More 

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Reviewed 5 December 2014

In Chinese folk legends, "Tam Kung" was one of the gods who could forecast the weather and is a sea deity worshipped in Hong Kong and Macau. This small temple dedicated to Tam Kung in the Shau Kei Wan area of HK Island has origins back to 1905 when it started out as a shrine. It is a fascinating temple... More 

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Reviewed 16 August 2012

This is a small temple, dedicated to the local deity, Tam Kung that can be found in Shau Kei Wan area. This temple is quite small and offers a similar visit experience to the numerous other temples you can find in more centrally located places on Hong Kong Island and Kowloon. You can stop here on the way to the... More 

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