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Tianhou Temple

No.51 Chengdu Road, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2331 0421
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Private 4-hour Morning Walking Tour of the West District of Taipei
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No.51 Chengdu Road, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2331 0421
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

This is my first stop in Taipei. Felt blessed and peaceful in the temple. Quiet, despite it’s just by a busy roadside with surrounded by tourist attractions..

Thank Gwendoline Y
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We were walking and exploring ximending when suddenly a different door appeared. It was a temple in the middle of a row of shops. And in we go to have a look. Maybe because of its location that struck us as something to ponder about...More

Thank Kam Loong C
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Outside is super chaotic. Inside, rich and peaceful. A great little history in the middle of a modern urban jungle. People take their prayers seriously so respect and discretion while you're taking pics. Beautiful, intricate shrines absolutely worth seeing in this trendy area. It's one...More

Thank gdsn
Reviewed 12 May 2017

One of the three great temples of Wanhua District. Located at Chengdu Road of Ximending shopping street. The main deity inside the temple is the Mazu Goddess of the sea and it is also popularly known as Ximending Mazu’s Temple. It is located the same...More

Thank KianHian L
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Blink and you will walk past this place as the entrance is small amongst the many shops. When you walk in look up and check out the rooftops and all the beautiful lanterns. Walk upstairs to enjoy more amazing sights and incense smells.

Thank Lissf1976
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice temple near Xiamen station. Much bigger than I though and had more to it than other temples I've been to. Make sure to be respectful if you visit for the people who worship.

Thank Tintin L
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I felt very serene from the moment we walked onto the property. Almost overwhelmed by the quiet of the space we were in, even though there were so many people around me where ever I turned.

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Even though this temple is near the Ximending shopping district, it's a small laid-back temple. You won't find many tourists here (despite the hotels and hostels around). After you stepped through the front entrance you will find the temple itself. It's very atmospheric and a...More

Thank JensTetz
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Tucked away on the busy streets of Ximending this temple is a beautiful spot to slip into. It has a waterfall and Taoist art.

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

This is a historical temple located in the Ximending area. Great place to take a break from the busy shopping scene. We came in the evening and all the lanterns in the temple was lit. Very beautiful and memorable. Do plan your visit in the...More

Thank Phi S
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