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Beautiful place to visit

When you happen to be around Songjiang, visit this place! It's beautiful, and not crowded at all... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Maarssen, The Netherlands
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Unbellivable restaurant inside

We have visited many temples in Shanghai but rarely of this quality. Try to visit the temple at... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Shanghai, China
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12 Sep 2017
“Beautiful place to visit ”
28 May 2017
“Unbellivable restaurant inside”
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No.666 Zhongshan Road, Songjiang District, Shanghai, China
+86 21 5781 3454
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

When you happen to be around Songjiang, visit this place! It's beautiful, and not crowded at all when we went.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank daphnevt
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We have visited many temples in Shanghai but rarely of this quality. Try to visit the temple at areoubd 11h00 and then do NOT miss the vegetarian restaurant inside the temple kept by monks. Try the Chrysanpthemeus salad ... over all an unbellivable experience.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

This temple is small and quiet, and has an excellent restaurant. You can eat lunch and then take a tour of the temple, and of course, visit the gift shop. You can also pay 5RMB and feed the koi fish. It is a place to...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Your map and address location is wrong by about 30 km! The street address is right, but it is the one in Sonjiang, NOT Gubei.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank FanSiDao
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Most of us Chinese ex-pats tend to say if you've seen one Chinese temple, you seen them all. While Chinese Buddhist temples do have the same basic layout, I think there are enough differences and beautiful things to see, that the saying is not entirely...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Lynn11361
Reviewed 21 February 2015

Xilin Pagoda is one of the centrepieces of Songjiang's historic district. It was originally built in the Xianchun reign (1265-1274) of the Southern Song Dynasty but it collapsed and was rebuilt in 1387 during the Hongwu reign of the Ming Dynasty. Built of brick and...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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