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Guanlin Temple (General Guan's Tomb)

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Oasis of calm

Of the top rated sites in the city, and being a short hop from Longman, this was a pleasant spot to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Phil C
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Meaningful for Taoist followers with good guide tour.

A spiritual journey to Guanlin temple and understand General Guan's history. I Had a good guide who... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2016
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Guanlin Town, Luolong District, Luoyang 471023, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Of the top rated sites in the city, and being a short hop from Longman, this was a pleasant spot to escape the crowds of Longman or white horse temple. It's a very nice example of a Chinese temple with some information in English which...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 6 May 2018

spent approximately 90 minutes here. Site is very managable. interesting history. Having a guide significantly enhanced the experience.

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

You can do this along with Longmen Grottos and the White Horse Temple(temple of the horse that travelled with Tripitaka/ Xuanzang), then you can finish off the night at Lijing Gate shopping street and Luoyang Pagoda tourist site. There are many statues here and quite...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Guanlin Temple (General Guan's Tomb) - Beautiful temple, very peaceful atmosphere, good to spend a few hours.

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went to visit this temple as we wanted to pay respects. The grounds are quite large and the area is extremely peaceful. The temple has been built in the 1500s, we were told that it would only take us 10 minutes...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I liked this temple as the idols are quite different than other temples in China. Quiet place, very serene.

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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

A spiritual journey to Guanlin temple and understand General Guan's history. I Had a good guide who explained in great details of the history and had a meaningful spiritual trip.

Thank Anne_My
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Rich in Chinese history, many ancient temples. Not the top on our list after seeing other temples. The grounds were interesting.

Thank NMStoryteller
Reviewed 17 October 2016

For the faithfuls this is their ultimate place to visit. There are several chambers of the "different" gods,Here one can offer their prayers and receive blessings from the divine.

Thank chan_pup
Reviewed 20 September 2016

It is a quiet temple, constantly under renovations. During holidays it is very busy and packed. It is nice to visit if you understand the history behing General Guan, if not, White Horse temple is more worth your time.

Thank Stacia R
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Response from KimLeng | Reviewed this property |
The ticket office is located just outside the temple grounds. They have small lockers there for putting something about the size of a backpack but that’s about it. I wouldn’t risk leaving your luggage with them either.