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Wen Wu Temple, Nantou

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Climb the 366 stairs at the Year of Steps staircase to Wen Wu Temple. The site features three halls, one of which is dedicated to First Ancestor Kaiji and the God of Literature, the second one to the God of War, and the third one to Confucius. Inside the temple you will see a bronze statue of Confucius, which is the only one in Taiwan, as well as images of his disciples and two Chinese guardian lions in front of it, guarding the entrance. To visit Wen Wu Temple on your trip to Nantou, use our Nantou trip itinerary planner.
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  • Good beautiful temple. The mist, rarely seen hard walk up to the top to enjoy views of the surrounding Lake.
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  • See temple bells hanging and pass through a gate facing the road to the left and right big guardian was second to none. Overwhelmed by the flashy building.
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  • Such an amazing and huge temple. Lot of colours and flowers. Beautiful offerings. Relaxing time, zen, quiet place. The view is so nice with the Sunmoonlake !  more »
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  • Beautiful architecture and stunning scenic view
  • Interesting temple with beautiful view ..
  • 很棒的觀光景點 。很壯觀的廟宇 。可一覽日月潭部份風景 。傍晚也可在這看日月潭夕陽 。但假日停車位容易不足 。
  • 停車都有指引的阿姨們幫忙,很快就找到車位
  • 很美~~~但有點難停車