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Address: East Main Street, Pingyao County 031100, China
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Beautiful temple, not to be missed

Beautiful temple, not to be missed because of the courtyards, statues and good state of maintenance.

Reviewed 1 week ago
SilDG
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Madrid, Spain

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Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful temple, not to be missed because of the courtyards, statues and good state of maintenance.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The "monk" in the end tries to trick you into lichting wooden sticks and a blessing maker you write good luck in his book and makes you pay at least 100 yuan ... kind of wasted the visit to the last pingyao spot on the list. The guy was wearing a black blazer (on the day we visited) has one... More 

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

In one of the main buildings of the temple, a monk gave our kids (6 and 8 years old) incense sticks and wanted to show them how to pray. Then they took us to a corner of the room where another monk was doing "blessings", he said a prayer above our heads "for good luck" and then wanted us to... More 

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Zhengzhou, China
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

I wouldn't recommend this temple for a very short visit to Pingyao but if you are in Pingyao for a few days this is definitely a place to stop by, especially since it's included in the 130RBM pingyao ticket. The wooden statues, very interesting dolls of local opera scenes, many stone sculptures, caves buildings with statues, and even a modern... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2015

There are some cute dolls inside. It worth to pay a visit for the dolls. It is different with the western style dolls. It includes in the ticket ($120).

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Reviewed 29 March 2015

What I liked most at this temple were their collection of wooden statues and the display of marionnettes, very nice.

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