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

Categories: Architectural Buildings, Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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3.6/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web
An oasis of tranquility in busy Guangzhou city, Temple of the Six Banyan Trees & Flower Pagoda (Liurong Temple) provides a spot to relax and explore the area’s Buddhist heritage. Originally built in 537 CE, the temple makes a popular spot for devotees. Named by a famous 11th-century poet, you can enjoy banyan trees at the foot of the red and white, nine-story Flower Pagoda, an octagonal-shaped tower. Climb the pagoda to get sweeping views of Old Canton, or admire the stone carving of a dragon in the courtyard. The smiling Buddha and three copper Buddhas inside the temple will cheer you up and lighten up your burdens. Observe worshippers praying and burning incense, and watch monks cooking and chatting in this laid-back, picturesque urban setting. Using our international travel planner, Guangzhou attractions like Temple of the Six Banyan Trees & Flower Pagoda (Liurong Temple) can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Beautiful to look at as well: planting, buildings, statues, altars. The atmosphere of the creators of the incense and far belong to mantra chanting. The locals are praying and sacrificing pyhimyksille. We got our incense sticks vispattavaksi. Charming, small souvenir shop. Cheap (5 Yuan) to the entrance. Check the opening hours, goes onto the 5-6 in the afternoon.
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  • Combined hike in this temple, Beijing Road, and big Buddha Temple. All about next. For an input with nothing, very cozy courtyard, along the way a lot of Buddhist shops with souvenirs
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  • There are few things unique about this temple that warrant a visit. Firstly, the temple has a history of more than 1400 yrs originally constructed in 537 AD during the Liang Dynasty. Secondly, the fam...  read more »
  • Admission is only five Yuan. This a Great place to sit down relax under a banyan tree and meditate upon the vast expanses of deep history. Sitting in a place that has held a spiritual importance for more than a millennium and a half can't help but to move a contemplative mind. The pagoda is iconic, before the age of skyscrapers it was one of the distinguishing features of Guangzhou . Check it out if you are near.
  • If you are not a Buddhist,I don't recommend you come here specially,but if you want explore this city culture deeply,I will not stop you,because the ticket only spend 5 RMB.
  • A beautiful quiet spiritual oasis in the heart of a major metropolis.
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  • 门票很便宜,去的时候是春节,打八折另外送三炷香。六榕塔非常漂亮,很值得一看。寺庙很小,榕树和菩提树很大很茂盛。
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