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Xichan Temple

Fengwei Village, Hongshan Town, Gulou District, Fuzhou 350002, China
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Peaceful!

Lovely, peaceful venue for personal meditation or worship. The Temple is like a work of art and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Linda M
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West Palm Beach, Florida
Chinese holiday - break from business

With a week long business trip to Fuzhou during the Tomb sweeping celebration I had a free day to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris K
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Fengwei Village, Hongshan Town, Gulou District, Fuzhou 350002, China
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely, peaceful venue for personal meditation or worship. The Temple is like a work of art and reflects peace and harmony.

Thank Linda M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With a week long business trip to Fuzhou during the Tomb sweeping celebration I had a free day to myself so I decided to visit Xichang. Temple and the associated park. The architecture of the buildings was well worth the visit. Additionally, the park is...More

Thank Chris K
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Although parts are very ancient, most of structures are relatively new...less than 25 years. Gardens and lakes are beautiful. Well worth climbing the stairs to the sixth level of the large temple and to walk arount the balconies on the 3rd and 5th floors. Views...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We always visit this temple when we are in Fuzhou. I admit for my wife, her family and myself this temple is truely of different importance than for regular visitors. But we can highly recommend the whole site to enjoy a couple of relaxing moments....More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Came here with my wife and son. All of of us were thoroughly enjoying the visit. Very peaceful which made you very relaxed.

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Visited in the low season, when it was a little cold & rainy, and this place was empty. The emptiness contributed to its decor, however, and this became one of my favorite temple visits ever. It was a pretty huge area - we could've spent...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Xichan Temple is a key temple of China and one of the five major temples of Fuzhou. With a history of 1,130+ years, it is about 1.5km away from the downtown. The temple used to be where an immortal had spiritual cultivations in the 8th...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

Nice and quiet area in a hectic Chinese City. You can have a nice walk an enjoy the temples and the shadow on a warm day.

Thank Bert L
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

Great place to spend a day and learn something about Chinese history. There are plenty of English translated placards to help you understand what your looking at.

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Like visiting a Buddhist theme park that has no rides. My friend who speaks fantastic Chinese asked a "Monk" about the smartphone he was using for a bit of fun, as we were leaving we came close to being run over by another of the...More

Thank Dazzahh
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