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Puu Jih Shih Buddhist Temple, Sandakan

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  • It is a temple that looks very much fabricated, the statues look like plastic but if you dont think about that too much is quite nice to see. The upper temple is the best, great view over Sandakan bay...  more »
  • Came back to Sandakan and decided to visited this temple. The view from this temple is awesome as it is up the hills with a sea view. In order to get inside, you must come not later than 4 o'clock as ...  more »
  • We caught a Grab Car to the temple and he waited for us. We originally wanted to walk it. Not really an option. Amazing temple, Beautiful views. Well worth the trip.This was recommended to us by a loc...  more »
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  • Good place to see nice sandakan and sea view.. quiet and relaxing..
  • I love the sea view ! Great place to visit. Awesome and well maintained.
  • Great Seaview. Always breezy. Splendid decoration and crowded during Chinese New Year.
  • Absolutely gorgeous, must see. Nice view of Sandakan and sea too.
  • Great cultural visit and panoramic view of the coast from the temple. Quiet and relaxing, worth the visit.

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On the main road leading into Sandakan simple hotels offer comfortable rooms, providing easy access to the area's natural attractions. In the town itself, the most popular accommodations cluster around the harbor and surrounding districts. Close to the water, you can find everything from backpacker hostels to popular chain hotels. Have a look at Jalan Leila, running west of the harbor--here, well-placed hotels ensure ease of travel to surrounding areas.
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