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Thean Hou Temple

65 Persiaran Endah | Off Jalan Syed Putra, Kuala Lumpur 50460, Malaysia
+60 3-2274 7088
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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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  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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65 Persiaran Endah | Off Jalan Syed Putra, Kuala Lumpur 50460, Malaysia
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+60 3-2274 7088
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Placed on top of the hill , with breath taking view , lovely weather and eye catching temples . Don't miss this place when you are going to see genting Highlands , you can take beautiful pictures , give you the true feeling of china...More

Thank arash S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful Chinese temple with wonderful views of Kuala Lumpur. There are 4 levels rich in architecture detail including dragons and phoenixes. There is a Zodiac garden. This is a great photographic opportunity.

Thank Joanne A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful Chinese Temple with great views. Very well maintained - especially wonderful during Chinese New Year

Thank TimC007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best tourist destination in Kuala Lumpur. This Buddhist temple is truly amazing. The visit is free of charge and you will also got the chance to see the amazing view of the city since this temple is located on top of a...More

Thank Rjay B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a wedding at the time when we went. We couldn't go inside. But the outside was beautiful. They have little market stalls around the place too.

Thank Nadi K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a beautiful temple with great views of KL. While the temple is not very old (approx. 30 yrs), it has been maintained well and gives a soothing feeling in the hustle-bustle of the city. There is a small garden in front of the...More

Thank vidit09
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy to find and take nice pictures makes part of the China Town and this is also a good place to visit and find good food.

Thank Giuseppe C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Also the bilding is not historical( about 30 years old) you can see the culture of asian religion. İt is free The bilding is beautiful You can have free fall!!! İt worth to see

Thank hadi z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful and colorful temple! Worth to visit! When You visiting temple don't miss beautiful and well maintained gardens on the back with different statues. Outside great garden with Chinese zodiac statues. My daughter had a great fun to look for zodiacs of all my family....More

Thank oziu77
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

it is a simple temple and it took 30 min to see and take photos. not so attractive for me.there are two simple statues in the yard and stories about them......

Thank kiavash16
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Elizabeth R
15 September 2017|
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Response from Jmcdeguia | Reviewed this property |
No there is no entrance fee but if you're gonna drive there will be a parking fee.
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Tsar T
27 August 2017|
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Response from MerliesMum | Reviewed this property |
I think about 20 rm from KLCC. Use a budget taxi and ask for a rough price first. Traffic might slow you down and make the journey more. You could always ask in your hotel how much their taxi's cost as most hotels use... More
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Silviana S
4 August 2017|
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Response from MerliesMum | Reviewed this property |
Not easy for wheelchairs. To reach the big hall you need to go up stairs. I didn't see any lifts so I would say not very good for wheelchair users.
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