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Address: No.761 Fourth Section Bade Road, Songshan District, Taipei, Taiwan
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Nice temple!!

Just outside the Raohe night market arch, this temple boasts of elaborate wall sculptures so prepare to take some snaps! After visiting, swing by the market and try the yummy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
coriks65
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just outside the Raohe night market arch, this temple boasts of elaborate wall sculptures so prepare to take some snaps! After visiting, swing by the market and try the yummy Taiwanese delicacies like the meat buns everyone's lining up for.

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Thank coriks65
Somerville, New Jersey
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This temple is right outside the estern entrance to the YaoHe night market. So a good place to stroll after you had been stuffed with all the wonderful foods from the market. The night light adds dramatic effects to the fanciful creatures on top of the temple. Inside, all the decorations are amazing and beautiful.

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Thank Huhu2013
Quezon City, Philippines
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246 reviews
106 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This temple is reportedly more than 200 years old. It is so colorful and beautiful and well-maintained. Located near the Raohe Night Market, it is a very popular temple and was so full of people on Chinese New Year's day. The mosaic on the roof of the temple are simply beautiful.

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Thank Dr_Bingcarlos
Christchurch, New Zealand
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485 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A small but very elaborately decorated temple, which appears to be very popular with the local population, who appear to be involved in either a task of numerology or lottery. It may have something to do with this temples decoration having something to do with wealth and longevity. It is an easy temple to find, and for the decorations alone,... More 

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Thank FyingKiwi
Miami Beach, Florida
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505 reviews
376 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This temple is a bit difficult to find in the heart of the market. The temples is really small and popular with local business people who work in the area. It is very cluttered and dense inside. It does add some culture to the night market if you see it in the evening but dont go out of your way.

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Thank Chris S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I have not been in such an active temple before. Hundreds of locals worshiping mid day. Such a sense of community. People visiting and enjoying eachothers company. The building is beautiful and the active use adds to the vibrant of the place. The smell of incense and the spectacular of the offerings and the volume of people make it an... More 

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Thank Ian B
Fredericton
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106 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

The Songshan Temple carries many traditions like the burning of incense, burning money, lighting candles, and making food offerings. It is a very intricate temple, as you walk to different levels and through different halls. It is gorgeous and an important part of the local residents' lives. The people on site are very friendly and helpful. It is right next... More 

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Thank NewManDue
Bermuda
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373 reviews
189 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The Songshan Fu De Temple is a particularly beautiful place to visit. There is no admission fee and tourists are permitted to walk freely around the premises. There are stairs at the rear of the temple that allow access to three levels of the building. It is easy to reach. It is next to the Raohe Night Market and across... More 

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Thank morfish
Taipei, Taiwan
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15 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

The temple is very beautiful and the architecture is very attractive. By visiting there, you can see traditional Taiwanese culture, especially about the religion.

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Thank Alston C
Brampton, Canada
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846 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 553 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

When I went to Raohe night market I wasn't expecting to find this beautiful temple at the entrance to the market. The interiors has intricate gold carvings and several Images. This is one of a few temples that I consider beautiful.

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