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Temple of the Six Banyan Trees & Flower Pagoda (Liurong Temple)

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One of the four best Buddhist temples in Guangzhou, located on the Liurong Road.
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No.87 Liurong Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510180, China
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Reviewed 5 days ago

An old pagoda containg more than a thousand Budhas, but you only see the outside and what you see is a very tall pagoda taht looks new.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with a guide so got lots of interesting facts about the Temple and the area. Did not climb the tower for the views as repairs were being done on our visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 13 January 2019

This place is very well maintained and ornate. We used to be able to climb up the pagoda but it is now locked. If you have the time, it is worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 December 2018

you can easy to travel to this temple by MRT. it isn't fair from the city center. it is very good to visit while you are in Guangzhou city.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 December 2018

My Dear Followers, I travel a lot. For business and pleasure. I love exploring places. My Family supports me- they go wherever I go. To support my statement I can tell you I am Delta Diamond Traveler. This year I have visited 5 new Countries,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

This place is good to visit when you are in Guangzhou,but very small ,not much to see,totally it's about half hour to visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

This was one of my favorite places in Guangzhou. This temple site is so peaceful and beautiful. There are several worship areas around the wooden pagoda, originally built in the 500's. The current Pagoda was rebuilt in 1097 after a devastating fire and restored in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

This is nice quiet place at the back streets in Guangzhou. Well kept small monastery with iconic Beaty buildings and statues . Entry fee is minimal. Try to find time to pop in.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018

A great place to experience how the monks are expert gardeners. Beautiful bonsai and gardens. I can home with lots of ideas

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Beautiful small temple within the city. Built in the 6th century. Small entrance fee 5 RMB. Many Buddha statues and three of the original six banyan trees. It has historical information written in English around the place so no guidance required. It looks to be...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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mumupower
28 October 2018|
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Response from markpN2403RI | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest to go to this temple mid morning and I recommend you catch a taxi to get there unless you join a tour and this site is included! I think they have a “red” hop on hop off bus travel service - check with your... More
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TJim60
9 June 2018|
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Response from srinivasan369 |
First one has to consider that "buddhism" is a broad name for several views; hinayana, mahayana, tibetan, korean, vietnamese, japanese, ... which means each one has different views and different names for the same buddha... More
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