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Niushoushan Forestal Park

Open Now: 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Proof that spectacular buildings need not be historical

Easy to get to from Nanjing city by Didi or taxi, and relatively cheap. Cost me RMB40 for one way... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Denise M
Nanjing, China
Grand and beautiful park+pavilion+museum+temple

It's really a great place to be for worshiping, park visit, as well as to fulfill the interest of... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
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Dongshanqiao Town, Jiangning District, Nanjing 211153, China
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Easy to get to from Nanjing city by Didi or taxi, and relatively cheap. Cost me RMB40 for one way Didi journey. Park is huge with so much to see. As it is fairly new there were people still landscaping but it still looks lovely...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Denise M
Reviewed 11 October 2018

It's really a great place to be for worshiping, park visit, as well as to fulfill the interest of museum visit. Tickets purchase can be done prior to the visit via online tour website like Ctrip (one day before, at discounted price), or at the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WaiYeong
Reviewed 3 August 2018

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.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank robnkim
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

Date of experience: April 2018
1  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

Date of experience: October 2017
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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

Date of experience: July 2017
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.

Date of experience: August 2017
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

Date of experience: May 2017
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

Date of experience: May 2017
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

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Laxiaozi08200912
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