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Wong Tai Sin Temple (Sik Sik Yuen Temple)

2 Chuk Yuen Village, Wong Tai Sin, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
852-23278141
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Hong Kong’s most famous Taoist temple exemplifies the architecture of a traditional Chinese temple, and is a popular place of worship for those with health or business problems or for those seeking to have their fortunes told.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
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“incense sticks” (35 reviews)
“fortune telling” (28 reviews)
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2 Chuk Yuen Village, Wong Tai Sin, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
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852-23278141
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was definitely a lot going on at this temple. We tried to arrive early to beat crowds but there was plenty of mainland tour groups at 9:30 am. We poked around for a bit and everything seemed interesting but it definitely didn't feel that...More

Thank lovewonderbean
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really easy to find, step out of wong tai sin station and you're there. Free entry and lots of stalls to buy souvenirs. Went in the middle of the day on a Sunday in June but wasn't too busy, crazy hot but easy to walk...More

Thank AlexLS2000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have to go very early like 7-9 AM so it won't be busy. There are officers and numbers provided so you can notice which way you should go first. It is very busy. It is not a peaceful temple if you wanna chill and...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

A busy temple. I should have taken note of previous reviews..go early or late to avoid the crowds. The mainland Chinese were horrendous.. loud, pushy, rude and at times downright dangerous particularly with their lit incense. Having said that I planned to spend a few...More

Thank Pu55ycat
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Of all the temples in Hong Kong the "Sik Sik Yuen Waong Tai Sin Temple" has to be one of the most memorable. There is always plenty to experience here and it certainly has character, charm and ambiance. As well as the gorgeous temple the...More

Thank Roberts69
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

it's one of the iconic temple in HK, but it's just a temple, it would be very crowed during the Chinese new year, beware of the smoke, it will cause your eyes tearing.

Thank ELKW
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We were going to see the giant Buddha, but didn't have enough time, so we decided to just visit a temple instead. The hotel concierge recommended this template to us - one of the biggest in Hong Kong. It took us about 30 minutes by...More

Thank nononesense
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Wong Tai Sin Temple is one of the largest in Hong Kong. It gets over 10,000 visitors per day. In 1921 the Sik Sik Yeun, a Taoist organisation established the Taoist temple which is named after a Shepherd boy born during Tsun Dynasty. Wang Tai...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Wonderful temple, with so many colours and beliefs. Sit there for a few minutes, see the rituals and experience the calmness it provides. Can't recommend enough!

Thank rupeshrana
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

A fortune telling temple where you shake a container with sticks, with a question in mind and the stick that falls off is related to a story that contains your answer. I didn't have a precise question in mind but went ahead to fortune tellers...More

Thank Shubhi_Agarwal
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chicoca05
13 June 2018|
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Response from Good_Partner | Reviewed this property |
If you are tourist and likes to enjoy sightseeing, you can always catch a bus which uses Cross Harbour Tunnel at Hung Hum then transfer to another bus upon reaching Kowloon to go to the temple. During busy hours, for the... More
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bbriaar
20 January 2018|
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Response from arewethereyet100 | Reviewed this property |
No it’s free admission. If you want to burn incense there is a small charge to buy them.
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Tom M
7 March 2017|
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Response from Marzia J | Reviewed this property |
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