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10 Oct 2018
“Great park”
30 Jun 2018
“Nice one”
Ba Da Chu means Eight Great Temples in the Western Hills. This pretty hillside area is renowned for its temples, monastaries and nunneries.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Western Hills, Beijing 100043, China
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

You can easily spend a day here. All complex is beautiful, a lot of things to see. And a great view from a top.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ibabich
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Eight Great Temples (Ba Da Chu Park) - I really enjoyed walking and taking strolling through the park.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank emmagta
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

As a residence in Beijing for more than 10 years I am surprised I did not know about this place before. I came here with a friend. We were a bit late and lazy so we booked an Uber/DiDi taxi to go there. Took about...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank iristaletta
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Having lived in Beijing for years we visited Badachu at least a couple times a year. Not too difficult to reach. We took subway to Pingguoyuan Station and then an easy, inexpensive 10 minute taxi from there. Badachu literally means Eight Great Sites or Temples,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank travelerdavel
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Great temple area in Beijing, Badachu park. The park is located round about 1 hour away from the city center of Beijing. The temple is everyday open for worshipper. You can reach the park by train and bus easily.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Tariq_Meena
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The 14 story pagoda was one the best spot to visit in this place (you can still see monk trainees to pray and do chores, very interesting). With Mountain car, lots of temples to visit and many stops to enjoy, this place is (I think)...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank MikeFJones
Reviewed 27 September 2015

It was an exceptionally clear day in Beijing so we decided to venture out to this location which we knew very little about. It turned out to be a fun day. The temples are very nice and the location is excellent. We have 3 small...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank idoo389
Reviewed 6 November 2014

It is quite far to the west of the city. This place comprises of different temples that you explore on foot and staircases. Buddha from different origins, goddess of mercy temple, and generally you can make offerings here unlike some temples in the city center.

Date of experience: December 2013
2  Thank ChetLau
Reviewed 21 June 2014

I lived in Beijing for a little over a year. Getting out to the country side was always important to me. So on my last day in China I went to my favorite place. Close to the summer palace and the Bejing botanical, both day...More

Date of experience: September 2013
3  Thank Louis M
Reviewed 11 September 2013

This place is really authentic. You can see a lot of faithfuls come here to pray. This place is absolutely huge and you will need to spend the whole day here walking from temple to temple. The architecture is beautiful and if you have the...More

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank Alienandbear
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