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Tin Hau Temple, Hong Kong

One of several temples in China dedicated to the goddess of the sea, Tin Hau Temple is revered by tourists as well as locals. The temple was located on the coastline, facing the sea, before being relocated to a more central area by fishermen in the mid-19th century. Though it's certainly not the country's grandest temple, you can gain valuable insights into the region's religious habits. Our Hong Kong trip itinerary builder makes visiting Tin Hau Temple and other Hong Kong attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • I was surprised how nice this place was in the middle of Kowloon. Trees and a shady place to sit and just relax. The temple itself is your typical Chinese Temple. Lots of incense burning. Worth the 5 ...  more »
  • It is a temple located near dining retro, art Department, Metropolitan restaurant (Mido Cafe). Because even shop lined with stalls and toward evening, dealing with adult toy Street near recommended daytime visits for families with children.
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  • Stopped in the middle of the street. Round and round and long incense was photogenic. Just smoke, musemashita.
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  • Tin Hau Temple in Yau Ma Tei was erected on 1865 but it is seems new. You can worship the goddess of sea---Tin Hau here. You also can know more about Chinese temples.
  • Very calm and nice place. The coils are amazing.
  • A complex of 5 individual temples. Each is unique and beautiful. Don't let the outside area fool you.
  • Good place to learn about the culture of how Hong Kong began.
  • Very serene and spiritual. An overwhelming experience. Temple is so beautiful that one can spend hours and get enraptured with the surroundings
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