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Peaceful Temple

Gorgeous and unpretentious this little Temple is a gem not far from the Wan Chai MTR (Queens Rd Exit). No entry fee or donation required, it's a lovely temple to visit.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Gorgeous and unpretentious this little Temple is a gem not far from the Wan Chai MTR (Queens Rd Exit). No entry fee or donation required, it's a lovely temple to visit.

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essex
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was actually on our road which was a bonus. It's an amazing building with a great incense smell. It's a must visit. It's at the end of stone nullah lane past the blue house

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

If you want to find a small and peaceful temple in the middle of Hong Kong. Not so far away from Wanchai MTR or bus stop. This temple is same road with the blue house.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Serene tranquility in the middle of the organized(?) chaos that is Hong Kong. The temple is in the middle of what seems to be Automotive Repair Central, but turn the corner, walk up the steps, and relax. Oh, be sure to check out the priest performing SMS'd in prayers...

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Cheshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Encouraged by our guide book we took the MTR to Wan Chai and walked south to the temple that is located at the end of a small side road. This temple was built over 150 years ago by local residents and is a riot of colour and was busy when we visited. Everybody were pleasant and allowed us to go... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

Taoist temple at the end of Stone Nullah Lane where the Blue House is located. The myth of Pai Tak is like a Chinese kung fu movies where The Tao god sent a prince Mysterious Supreme Emperor of Heaven to fight a demon king attacking the Shang Dynasty. Pak Tai defeated the demons and earned the title Yuen Tin Sheung... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

The temple itself forms an important part of the early settlers. A unique architectural style. Another way to learn history.

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Thank hktraveller328
China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

I'm sad this temple is so far down on the list of things to do in HK! I thought it was beautiful and very peaceful. Tucked away in the Wan Chai area. Perhaps there aren't so many reasons to visit this area compared to others in HK? I enjoyed walking around the area because it was a chance to see... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014

The Pak Tai Temple is a Chinese Taoist style temple found in Wan Chai a few minutes walk from Queen's Road East. Built in 1863, this is one of two Grade I historical temples in the area, along with the Hung Shing Temple, and it makes a nice place to visit if spending time in the area. Dedicated to Pak... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2014

Wonderful little find tucked away from the craziness of the city. We happened upon this temple by pure accident, and I am very glad we did. It is quite big compared to most other temples we found, but also rather lovely.

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