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Nanchan Temple of Wuxi

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Not be missed in Wuxi

Nanchan Temple is worth visiting while in Wuxi. There are other temples far from the center. This... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Ömer Y
A perfect example of a Buddhist Temple

Nanchan temple was built during the time of the Southern Dynasties, which lasted from 420 – 589... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Noel L
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No.32 Xiangyang Road, Chong'an District, Wuxi 214001, China
+86 350 656 5113
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great restaurants, scenery (at night) and some good bars. Wide variety of people hang out here. It is the best place to get a beuatiful picture at night .

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Nanchan Temple is worth visiting while in Wuxi. There are other temples far from the center. This one has a convenient central location. Beautifully designed temple and pagoda are surrounded by recreation and shopping facilities.

Thank Ömer Y
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Nanchan temple was built during the time of the Southern Dynasties, which lasted from 420 – 589 AD. The area around Nanchan temple is today dominated by Nanchang Street, Wuxi’s lovely canal-side pedestrianised area. Nanchang Street itself would make any list of what to do...More

2  Thank Noel L
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Nanchan Temple is an old temple surrounded by lively markets, a canal and some sketchy back alleys. This is a great place to visit at night, especially if you are hungry for Chinese street foods! I did not actually get to go inside the Temple...More

Thank Gastronomist51
Reviewed 2 May 2018

The place all around the temple is full of market. Don't expect to spend more than one hour. It is just a nice place with a temple you can visit. During the night it looks fantastic with all the lights ! The old design is...More

Thank Francois S
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

it's very beautiful trample just middle of the city. very beautiful architecture. aslo you can enjoy some street food.

Thank Nayeem A
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Took my Lady and her Mother of 65 to Nanchan Temple on a Daytrip. We are all very interested in traditional Temple Designs. The Stairway to the Main Temple was a bit daunting for the Old Lady - walking with a Cane. Yet, it is...More

Thank Ariel25812Ave
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

The Nanchan Temple of Wuxi is awesome. The temple and the markets are great. However when we visited Nanchan Temple, we discovered a super great street called Nanchan Street. Many cafes and bars are located there, along with many super interesting fine shops there. Fabulous....More

1  Thank MegLoi
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Our group from CWG Travel spent a week in Wuxi. This college town has a lot to offer away from the hustle and bustle of nearby ShangHai. The Nanchan Temple was a great stop. There are LOTS of places to shop and eat. Once inside,...More

1  Thank Ronald O
Reviewed 7 February 2018

As a resident in Wuxi for 12 months - this is one of my favorite places for a regular visit. You can find the best value gifts and souvenirs in this area and its just an entertaining few hours out - with lots to see...More

3  Thank mstraveling2018
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