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Address: No.140 Jianxing Road, North District, Taichung, Taiwan
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Phone Number: +886 4 2233 5179
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Big buddha

Cool & Different Above all a very quite place And there is more than a Buddha only Highly recommended!!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 October 2016
Thomas d
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Cool & Different Above all a very quite place And there is more than a Buddha only Highly recommended!!

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Taichung, Taiwan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The large Buddha statue is a must-see. This is one of those somewhat lesser-known attractions, so you shouldn't have to worry about crowds. This is definitely a place to visit for pictures.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

You wouldn't know from the street, but as you come in, your temple views give way to the giant Golden Buddha. A must-see for tourists and locals. Since parking is typically problematic in Taichung, walk or take the bus, but well-worth it.

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Thank KB C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Well, here you can see three things: the huge statue, the temple and the burial site. All of them really well preserved and taken care of. All in one place, so it's really worth it

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

It's a Huge Laughing Buddha in the city and you won't miss it if travelling in the city. Free entrance. Is good to spend sometime there and relax.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

It is a pretty big Buddha. We took a quick look around the temple area but after a while they all start to look the same unfortunately. Worth a glance if your passing through.

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Taichung, Taiwan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Temple is Very Good.The View of Temple Very good.Also Good for Taking Photos. Over All Good Place. This Place Also Have Small Fish Pond so enjoyable for Kids and Family.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

I was determined to see the big, golden Buddha. Definitely worth seeing, and worth a walk around the temple grounds. The temple itself is not much of an attraction, if you're looking for that Lukang is the place to go.

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Thank Samantha V
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

The View of the temple is very good.many people come to take a picture,in here if you not going to pray and just want to take a picture. its just take a few minutes because the place not very large.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Sorry, the big guy is worth the visit though. The teens had become weary of shrines, temples and the like but took the earbuds out for this one.

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