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Kuan Yin Thong Hood Cho Temple

178 Waterloo Street Kwan im Temple, Singapore 187964, Singapore
65 337 3965
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While not one of the most beautiful temples in Singapore, it is reasonably attractive in many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shah Alam, Malaysia
Busy busy busy

Throbbing with people celebrating the Chinese new year even though it's not for another 2 or 3... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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178 Waterloo Street Kwan im Temple, Singapore 187964, Singapore
65 337 3965
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While not one of the most beautiful temples in Singapore, it is reasonably attractive in many parts. It is not a temple you would visit to have a religiously meditative and contemplative experience as it is frequently too crowded and hence not a temple I...More

Thank pianocello
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Throbbing with people celebrating the Chinese new year even though it's not for another 2 or 3 weeks. Lots of interesting shops around where you'll get a better level of tourist purchases.

Thank Pinheadplanet
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

An attraction in Singapore. Always crowded during the weekends. People come from far places to seek for a blessed year.

Thank Noel N
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Regardless of whether you have a faith, or what faith you might follow, this is an interesting place to visit. It has a constant stream of devotees taking time out of their day, to offer prayers and refocus.

1  Thank Orchid4841
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

If you are in the vicinity of Waterloo Street, Bugis or Rochor area, do visit the famous Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple. Entrance is free and it is opened daily from 6.00am to 6.00pm. At the main central altar, Shakyamuni Buddha is seated behind...More

2  Thank Lim C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Begin in 1884,known as 四马路观音观堂 (Si Ma Lu Guan Yin Tang) and reconstructed in 1895.At world war 2,it's become refuge and in 1983 the new building was constructed to replace the old 1895 building.A large golden statue of Guan Yin (观音) was in the middle...More

Thank tay3111
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Are you Buddhist? Are you looking for temples to visit when you come to Singapore? Kuan Yin Thong Hood Cho temple then should be in your list. The temple locate at another side of Bugis Junction. Just get out of Bugis Junction and asking the...More

Thank Ryan J
Reviewed 12 September 2017

To get to the temple first you have to get to the Bugis MRT. Take the Exit to the Bugis Junction. Then cross the road to the Bugis Street. Pass all the vendors where they sell souvenirs, bags, t-shirts, food, fruits, juices on the way....More

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

If you want to see the temple, visit here you can see people pray here, i love enjoy the moment when visit there.

Thank q1w13
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This temple of one of many famous and popular temple local visit. It was build with Chinese craftmen and the shrine and statues are of traditional Chinese buddhism artform. Apart from this, visitors can go to the counter and get the bamboo oracle, and get...More

Thank ucav37
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Hiew Y
22 August 2017|
Response from 692linz | Reviewed this property |
The temple do not provide lodging facilities. It opens at 6.30am and closes at 5.30pm. There are different ranges of accomodation available surrounding the area. Bugis MRT is nearby.
11 March 2016|
Response from Lawrensha |
From exit C, kindly cross the road and walk through the Bugis street village until you see the Albert Court Food Centre on your left. Turn left and walk till you Indian temple. This temple beside that Indian temple
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