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Niushoushan Forestal Park

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worth the ride out

the niushoushan park is a ways away and you will need a taxi or didi to get to it. The blossom... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
robnkim
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alberta
Beautiful temple

I visited the temple a couple of times previously but the exterior was under renovation. It is an... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
yipjcs88
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the niushoushan park is a ways away and you will need a taxi or didi to get to it. The blossom trees are beautiful and there is absolutely zero crowds to deal with. well worth taking the trip out to see it.

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

I visited the temple a couple of times previously but the exterior was under renovation. It is an interesting place with a grand interior with elaborate decorations in the corridors. This time I had the opportunity to see the sleeping gold-Buddha located on the right...More

Thank yipjcs88
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Would really recommend a visit to this temple and its surrounds, it is beautiful, have never been to somewhere like it before. They are still building some parts of the area so it will especially be worth a visit in a year or so when...More

Thank Bree822006
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Usnisa palace integrates tradition and modernity as well as contemporary and Buddhist culture. The main purpose of this new 9 level building is to house the Usnisa relic deep underground. While you can get down to this level, the relic itself cannot be viewed, although...More

Thank johnsak
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Spectacular Palace Take buggy for 20RMB or walk for around 45 minutes up to temple. (Niu shou shan) Cow head mountain 90 RMB Kids Free Lunch Option: Good vegetarian restaurant on site (50 RMB buffet) Free wifi Starbucks and Häagen-Dazs on site.

2  Thank BobbyGentry
Reviewed 7 June 2017

It was a huge area and it was beyond my expectations. The place is still being developed hence some areas are not yet accessible. An absorbing experience in visiting the Usnisa Palace which is several floors deep down from the ground level. An escalator takes...More

Thank yipjcs88
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We came to Nanjing to visit Maoshan a mountain which is meant to be a holy place for Taoism. We then heard that there is another mountain with Buddha's relic. A 45 minute taxi ride from Nanjing city, this is a large park built at...More

1  Thank JoeCool_KL
Reviewed 22 April 2017

During the time when I came, it wasn't even that cold. Therefore, I still saw many trees that blossomed while going around there. The Shan Mei tree was the one that still blossomed in Nov! Then the large pagoda in the middle of the park...More

Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Didn't quite know what we would find and it was way more than we expected, although new still has history there, could have spent more time there - know for next time.

Thank AnnaMA2002
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Jaw dropping update of historic monastery. Like visiting the Crystal Cathedral or the Cathedral of Brasilia, who says that religious sites have to ancient and musty? Made up of a pagoda, a temple/monastery, and a "palace", this Buddhist Theme Park will become one of the...More

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