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Address: 65,Persiaran Endah | Off Jalan Syed Putra, Kuala Lumpur 50460, Malaysia
Phone Number:
+60 3-2274 7088
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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This ornate Chinese temple dedicated to the Queen of Heaven, Thean Hou,...

This ornate Chinese temple dedicated to the Queen of Heaven, Thean Hou, protectorate of people who make their living from the sea. The temple borrows from Buddhist, Taoist and Confucian traditions. Some visitors believe the panoramic views of KL alone make the trip up the hill worthwhile.

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Nice and clean

It is a quiet and nice temple.It is clean and you can have a opportunity to relax and meditate in there.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The temple is just like any other though very clean . You can visit just for few minutes if you are nearby . Best thing was turtle pond

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

1. no extra ordinary or special to this place. 2. just a typical temple that you see in other place just drop by to look and spend couple of minutes and go..

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The temple itself is nice and well kept but nothing out of this world. The shrines are not great and that area is very small. The best part is the outside part where you have some statues and then the turtle pond which I found amazing given the amount of turtles there.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a quiet and nice temple.It is clean and you can have a opportunity to relax and meditate in there.

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Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Temple it is well worth the visit the large horoscope animals in the garden are very good to wander through and read the inscriptions. The people there are very friendly and helpful. Don't forget to go right to the top for a visit. There is a large seating area where you can buy refreshments underneath beside the souvenir shops.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is clearly the nicest temple in Kuala Lumpur. If you're lucky there might be a wedding taking place in the main hall or celebrations around the Chinese new year. Definitely worth a visit. The view on the city is very nice.

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Newport Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful, great for photos. Great history, interesting place to see. I like the garden with the different year of the animals on display with characteristics for each one. Free of charge.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thean Hou is very picturesque and well worth a visit - both for the temple itself but also great views of the city too. The zodiac animals are great to see and the lanterns and statue walk above the temple very interesting. A 15 walk from Tun Sambanthan monorail station.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Chinese temple returns you back through the pages of history. It is good also for prayer and meditation. My family enjoyed our visit. Also, there is no charge.

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Kulai, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thean Hou Temple is a Chinese cultural temple about Chinese sea goddess was built by the Hainanese living in Malaysia. It is a oldest and largest temple in Southeast Asia. A popular tourist attraction in Kuala Lumpur.

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