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Tin Hau Temple, Hong Kong
(3.6/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
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. Use our Hong Kong itinerary builder to arrange your visit to Tin Hau Temple and other attractions in Hong Kong.
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  • 曾經庇佑著香港漁民的百年古蹟天后廟,填海造陸如今四周高樓大廈林立,見證了香港的歷史興衰。廟前小公園的榕樹下,仍是老香港人乘涼話家常休息的地方。 
  • it s in same quarter than Jade Market and temple Market it was so peaceful and the garden offered a nice place to rest and seat Ambiance is nice and pleasant in december 2016 one of the temple was und...  more »
  • And in front of the temple is small park-like, and has a mother and father. Temple and is hanging on the ceiling of Japan is not a large incense, unique atmosphere. Maybe I should like smoke pretty smoky, so people don't go in.
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  • The liveliest night market in Hong Kong, Temple St extends from Man Ming Lane in the north to Nanking St in the south and is cut in two by the Tin Hau temple complex. While you may find better bargains further north in New Kowloon, and certainly over the border in Shenzhen, it is still a good place to go for the bustling atmosphere and the smells and tastes on offer from the dai pai dong (open-air street stall) food.
  • The loction of this temple is the main attraction, the temple itself isn't any great shakes but it's interesting to have it in the middle of Kowloon with some old trees
  • The very busy street market has an authentic atmosphere.
  • Hong Kong is not part of China
  • Many buildings only received a sliver of daylight every day, including the Tin Hau Temple, which was constructed in 1951