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Kuan Yin Temple

170 N Vineyard Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817-3937
+1 808-533-6361
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Excellent, clean, beautiful tenple

I came here with some friends to learn more about Buddhists and their religion. We walked around a... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
A TripAdvisor Member
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Beautiful, Peaceful, Serene temple away from it all

A great place to visit on a sunny or misty day. It's so quite and peaceful around the grounds and... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
Karen G
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Waxhaw, North Carolina
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170 N Vineyard Blvd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817-3937
Downtown Honolulu
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+1 808-533-6361
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"foster botanical gardens"
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"paying homage"
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"great place to visit"
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

I came here with some friends to learn more about Buddhists and their religion. We walked around a bit and noticed how clean and well maintained the rest of the temple was. The incense that was burning wasn’t too strong and was very relaxing. There...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

A great place to visit on a sunny or misty day. It's so quite and peaceful around the grounds and temple. You'll spend a considerable amount of time taking pictures by the lake fill with fish. There is a gift shop where you can find...More

Thank Karen G
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Travelled as part of a day tour with Oahu Nature tours - really beautiful temple, so peaceful and serene - the scenery is fab - managed to see black swans and little turtles too!!

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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Located right next door to Foster Botanical Gardens and a 5 minute drive to Chinatown, whether you are staying in Waikiki or other spots on Oahu, this is a worthwhile stop. Street parking or inside the FBG lot...this is a nice size Temple that is...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We visit this temple on every vacation. From Waikiki, we took bus 42 with a little walk crossing the busy street. It is located next to the botanical garden and close by to Chinatown for lunch. Ali doable in one trip. The temple is very...More

Thank Pearl D
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

The Kuan Temple is outside/near the Foster Botanical Gardens. It is not a large temple but worth a look if you are already going to the Botanical Gardens. Nice peaceful place.

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Reviewed 4 June 2016

Right next to Foster Botanical Gardens, this is worth a visit in itself. Charming temple with lots of chanting, incense and people praying. Gave a donation and took in the atmosphere. Was great to sit at the entrance of the garden and just take in...More

Thank Susie M
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

Incense is burned, prayers said, and flowers and other offerings are placed before Kuan Yin at this temple next to Foster Botanical Gardens. Open from 0830 to 1400 daily. Offering box at the entrance. For those taking pictures, Kuan Yin and the other deities are...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2016

The Kuan Yin temple is on the mauka (mountain) side of Vineyard, right next to the Foster Botanical Gardens. I was there for a Chinese New Year field trip with a group of 5th graders (and am still calling it peaceful, which should say something)....More

Thank Christopher M
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Reviewed 15 February 2016

Beautifully constructed and tranmits a feeling of peace and serenity as you relax here. Light an incense and make a prayer for world peace and harmony.

Thank Mike S
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