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Temple of Universal Peace (Puning si)

North of Chengde Mountain Resort , Shangqiao District, Chengde 067000, China
+86 314 202 4548
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Fantastic wooden Buddha

Having seen numerous Buddhas around south east Asia this one was outstanding in its size. The... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
alannsarah
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Lewes, United Kingdom
Great tibetan style temple

Tip : buy the combined ticket for 280yuans (Mountain resort, Potala and Punning Temple) if you're... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Swannie74
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5 Oct 2017
“Fantastic wooden Buddha”
15 May 2017
“Great tibetan style temple”
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North of Chengde Mountain Resort , Shangqiao District, Chengde 067000, China
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Having seen numerous Buddhas around south east Asia this one was outstanding in its size. The temple complex was probably one of the more interesting ones we visited during our trip through China.

Thank alannsarah
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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Tip : buy the combined ticket for 280yuans (Mountain resort, Potala and Punning Temple) if you're going to visit the main sights. You can add HammerRock the price would be 320yuans if I remember. Really nice temple, dont miss the largest bouddha in a piece...More

Thank Swannie74
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

The Puning Temple of Chengde ("Temple of Universal Peace"), Hebei province, China is a Qing dynasty era Buddhist temple complex built in 1755, during the reign of the Qianlong Emperor. The temple was modeled after the Samye Monastery, the sacred Lamaist site in Tibet. The...More

Thank Vladimir M
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

An interesting pagoda shaped temple set in lovely grounds. It has a lot of history as it monks studied the scriptures here.

Thank Kathy and Amir K
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Get ready to climb up the temple. It is high above the mountain. Even with the guide, they want your money...

Thank Joann W
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Reviewed 12 July 2016

This was one of the two highlights for me in our 10 day trip to China - the other one being the Terra Cotta Warriors. While this is not as dramatic, it stood out among the attractions given the charm and uniqueness of a Tibetan...More

Thank Guaiguai
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

Once you visit a bunch of temples in China it kinda feels the same. This temple - thanks to the huge wooden statue, feels more special...And from the outside it also looks quite interesting. The whole area is quite large. There is one shopping street...More

Thank RenataM893
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Reviewed 1 May 2016

A Tibetan buddhist temple, it is extremely beautiful. A flight of 46 stairs takes you to the main temple complex. Must visit in Chengde

Thank crispair
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Reviewed 7 November 2015

As with most temples in China just have a look see. The place is quite historical in value and the places have been well preserved and maintained.

Thank marianneongll
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

Puning Temple is unique in that it was and is dedicated to Lamaist or Tibetan Buddhism. If you cannot go to Tibet, then by visiting this temple you will at least have an idea of the atmosphere and practices of this form of Buddhism which...More

1  Thank Merrill H
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