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Wudang Zhao Monastery

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A must visit!

Where can I start! This place is beautiful and peaceful with lots of history! You MUST visit this... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
kate_akb
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Worth seeing..

Drive up to the monastery which isn’t far from Baotou. The process to enter is painful and... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
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31 Aug 2018
“A must visit! ”
10 Apr 2018
“Worth seeing..”
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Where can I start! This place is beautiful and peaceful with lots of history! You MUST visit this if you are in Inner Mongolia. You will not regret it. It’s lots of walking so make sure to wear comfortable shoes!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kate_akb
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Drive up to the monastery which isn’t far from Baotou. The process to enter is painful and typically Chinese but once in their is plenty to see. Shuttle buses move you around with ease. Translators are available at extra cost. Well worth visiting for a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank crakyl
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is peaceful place with beautiful scene. You should go to the hill for sightseeing. The monastery will close from 06 PM so you should go to there in morning.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank HPKDoan
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Am not a Buddhist but simply follow the tour group according to the itinerary. There are lots of walking up the slopes and stairs and definitely not for the weak hearted. Need to drink lots of water for climbing up. Many temples are present on...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank zirconium11
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The facilities and staff are Very accommodating!,...and if you are curious traveler,...you WILL BE REWARDED with many sights and sounds of the treasures of the region, as well as the cultures. Be casual, and look for even the smallest details of ancient buildings, structures and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Lee_from_Lowell
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

A small potala palace. Very different from other lamaseries. They have refined mural paintings and statues. Half price for students and +60 yrs.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Annelies E
Reviewed 12 November 2014 via mobile

Splendid. ..majestic. ..peaceful. ..must go!!! 2h drive from Hohhot. Bring your own food and spend at least some hours. We were there in a sunny, cold Autumn weekday ( -5C). Very kind Buddhist Monks around, two of them speaking English. Heaven on Earth.

Thank Juglans A
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Initially, I was very reluctant to come here as it is quite far away. Our inner Mongolian friend was returning us a favor so he insisted on bringing us here. He had hired a group of monks to do a special blessing for our family....More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank elmostoney
Reviewed 11 July 2012

This is very much off the beaten track and there are no tour guides or literature in English, but it is a little but of Tibetan architechture in Inner Mongolia. While Hohhot, the capital of Inner Mongolia is a few hundred km away, the lamasery...More

Date of experience: June 2012
1  Thank rs88
Reviewed 17 April 2012

A Tibetan-style Lamasery in the mountains North of Baotou, this must be one of the best sites to visit in the region. The road is rough and full of unpleasantly noxious lorries, but the Lamasery is worth the trip - around 2 hours from Baotou....More

Date of experience: April 2012
1  Thank AlKronos
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