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Dongxi Tower

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There are Two Pagodas at this Temple

This is one of the twin Pagodas in the grounds of the Kaiyuan temple. Said to be the Tallest... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bob19472016
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Beautiful Tower

I've been at this place twice. I don't remember much the first time, but I was there again this... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
arieshorse
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Houston, Texas
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“There are Two Pagodas at this Temple”
18 Jun 2018
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West Street, Licheng District, Quanzhou 362002, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the twin Pagodas in the grounds of the Kaiyuan temple. Said to be the Tallest Pagodas in China. One is on the East side of the grounds - the other on the West side.

Thank bob19472016
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I've been at this place twice. I don't remember much the first time, but I was there again this year. It was nice good for photography. It was just hot. I need to come back when its cooler. This is one of the must go...More

1  Thank arieshorse
Reviewed 7 May 2018

one of the famous and must see tourist destination in Quanzhou. The East and West Pagodas is the tallest twin pagodas in China. Skillfully built by our ancestors. its amazing!

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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

This pagoda is part of the Kaiyuan temple and there are 2 if them. The pagodas currently are used to store religious scriptures. In the old days one of the towers (west tower) caught fire and hence you will see that it has discolored and...More

2  Thank JoeCool_KL
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

If I'm not mistaken, this is one of the towers within the Kaiyuan Temple complex. It is quite old and one reason why buildings around this district are not allowed to be built high. This is a landmark in the skyline of the old city....More

1  Thank Jefferson O
Reviewed 21 December 2016

An old tower in town but interesting to look at and has some nice ornamentation. Not sure if it is closed all the time or just when I was there but it is quite old so it may be all the time.

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 25 October 2015

the interesting historic figures on outside of each level of the tower are quite amazing. The faces and guestures are not pocker faces at all. Unfortunately couldn't go inside because those are too old.

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