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White Horse Temple

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Address: Baima Si Lu, Luoyang 471013, China
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Very old temple

The temple was almost 2000 years old. It has history how budda was spread in china and influence neigbour countries. You can also find India. Thailand n Burma temples there

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The temple was almost 2000 years old. It has history how budda was spread in china and influence neigbour countries. You can also find India. Thailand n Burma temples there

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worthy of a visit, taxi ride from Luoyang city on meter could be from 40 yuan, like the international tribute to this temple.

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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

A must for the history and culture inclined. Very neat and beautiful. Easy access. Adjacent to other Buddhist examples from Thailand, Burma and India to compare styles.

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Santa Monica, California
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is a clearly a place for the devoted to come to still after all these centuries. Amazing to see monks strolling the grounds and the devoted coming to pray.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This temple is really nice. If you've seen a Buddhist temple then they're all really similar. I had a really good guide so it felt really worthwhile but I think without a guide it's just another temple. Lots of history though.

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Ohio
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

Our friends felt we needed to visit. Interesting temple and beautiful carvings. The grounds are attractive. We also spent time visiting the vendors outside of the temple and found them to be interesting as well.

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HK
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

The temple has great antique architecture which has remained intact for over 1,900 years. Worth a visit.

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Picton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

This place is incredible, they have temples from Burma, Thailand, India, China and southeast Asia. what you have in display in this place is incredible. Another must see place while in Luoyang. Spend a good half day to a day here appreciating all the historical information and cultural displays.

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Reviewed 30 September 2016

Its about 7-8 km from the city of Luoyang, we took a taxi and paid 35 yuan and tipped the driver 5 yuan. It is not a custom to tip in China. Or take the bus K56, K58, 87 or 91, and get off at Baimasi Station. Remember that most bus drivers does not English. It's not much to see... More 

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Beijing, China
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is as good as it gets with regards to Chinese temples, with some very nice gardens and buildings. It is actually still used as a temple too, unlike many of the famous ones which have simply turned into tourist attractions. There is a section with Thai and Indian buildings which is worth a walk round. 1.5 hours is more... More 

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