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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has the iconic Guanyin of Nanshan (南山海上观音圣像) which is the landmark of Sanya and Hainan island and its the one place almost every tourist into Hainan makes it a point to visit. The statue is truly remarkable standing 108m tall on the edge...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A must see if you are visiting Sanya. The location is amazing. The Hugh standing Guanyin is very impressive. Although it is a bit expensive and a costly taxi ride from Sanya city. You can take home beautiful memories and pictures of the biggest standing...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank kavinbn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful Buddhist shrine about 30 min by vehicle west of Sanya Bay. Depending on the time of day it can be quite busy. Entry, ticketing are efficient, lots of souvenirs and small restaurants. Make it a day trip, use the golf cart like train of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank RDI_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The feeling of tranquility from the look of the Buddha. Go early in the morning if you want to avoid large crowds. Staying at nanshan hotel which is a stone throw from the Buddha. The hotel provides provides buggy ride to the temple.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ang M
Reviewed 12 December 2018

It's a Big Budha. Noblesse oblige. That's it in a nutshell unless you want to know about tourist traps.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roger C
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Located 30 min car ride from Sanya, this holly place was packed with local tourists. Audio and in person guide options are available. We enjoyed listening to the audio guide during our visit. Tramp service is also available. The statute is situated at the seaside...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Deniz E
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

The place was very crowded but it’s wide spread. Would suggest to take the tourist car to move around. the monument was great 👍🏻

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shaun12356
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

This is a very hot n big place to visit...with a big huge kuan yin statues...surrounded by the sea...u can walk or ride a buggy car with the pay of rmb10...to n fro...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank adeline l
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

Its a wonderful place where you can see 183meters tall guan yin statue. There were also lots of booth that sell souvenirs.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Theresa p
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Started on foot from the entrance with qualify tour guide explaining how to offer our praying...U might find uncomfortable when u were told to buy something extra to disolve bad luck.U need not have to follow whatever the guide saying but do not say something...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Sunshine175650
26 May 2018|
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Response from dralmorales | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately it's difficult to find a private driver and they all shoot unbelievable prices and are not reliable. You better use Didi for fair prices. Or if you are in five star hotels you may want to hire a reliable driver... More
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CheungGor
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Response from ter88nrth | Reviewed this property |
here is a tour bus service that will take you right to the temple, rates a cheap about 20. 00 US for the day, taxi service is also a good way to go , then you will not have togo to all the reatail stores the tour bus takes... More
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Response from soh_kien_peng | Reviewed this property |
I engaged a private tour driver by the name of Jason. His contact number is +886 983802678. You can look at his facebook under Jason Chen. His charges are reasonable and he takes good care of us and I have recommended him... More
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