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Kun Iam Temple

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19 Nov 2017
“Love this temple and went there often for peaceful moments!”
27 Jul 2017
“Very Peaceful”
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Don't miss this spot in Macau! It is a beautiful experience! And actually still a working temple for the monks

Thank Walter S
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Away from the madness at the casino, but the front entrance was crowded with people (not connected with the temple) asking for money. Within walking distance of Guia Hill if you're in that area.

Thank Helen F
Reviewed 25 May 2017

An interesting Buddhist temple dedicated to the god of mercy. Next to it there is a very nice small garden. It is located near the Lou Lim Ioc Garden.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 18 November 2016

It is the oldest temple of Macau popular among the locals. It is also called Pou chai Temple, Puji Temple. The bus stop just outside the temple will help for public transportation. There are 2 temples behind the bus stop – one is very small...More

1  Thank parmarpritish
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I took a bus number 17 and the temple was just there. I thought it might be crowded like A-Ma Temple but surprisingly, it was not. It was more peaceful and I could enjoy its serene ambience rather than A-Ma Temple. After this, you could...More

1  Thank daniworldstar
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Kun Iam Temple is the first stop on the Macau Government Tourist Office (MGTO) sponsored 'An Experiment of Creativity' self-walking tour, which covers a handful of attractions around the St. Lazarus District on the Macau Peninsula. This temple dates back to the 13th century and...More

2  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 16 July 2015

There are three main halls -- Hall of Sakyamuni, Hall of the Buddha of Longevity, and Kun Iam Hall. We were told that one of the 18 Lohans flanking the Goddess of Mercy (Kun Iam) was carved in the likeness of Marco Polo who studied...More

Thank leisurepleasure
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Kun Iam Temple dates back to the 13th century and is one of the three famous temples in Macau. The present temple building was constructed in 1627 and is the traditional Qing Dynasty architecture. In addition to the traditional temple facade, nicely decorated halls and...More

2  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 21 January 2015 via mobile

At my time of visit, I think we were the only tourists there, prob cuz it's further out than the other attractions. The rest were devotees armed with incense stick & joss paper making their prayers. The temple is beautiful, if a bit worn, with...More

1  Thank Moonjellie22
Reviewed 8 March 2014

This temple is a little out of the centre and worth a visit. It is dark, but spacious and has some nice statues. The temple is pretty well kept and has a fresh atmosphere due to the open courtyard in the middle. If you are...More

Thank tombillinge
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