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Address: The foot of Emei Mountain, Emeishan 614200, China
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Baoguo Temple is a Buddist Temple,very close to Baoguo Bus Station

I went there in winter,the entrance fee is 8 yuan. I'm not sure how much it cost in other season.It took me about one hour to see the whole temple.Just like other temple in... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went there in winter,the entrance fee is 8 yuan. I'm not sure how much it cost in other season.It took me about one hour to see the whole temple.Just like other temple in Emeishan, this temple also provide accommodation for tourist.It's about 10mins walk from Baoguo Bus Station.It's one of the oldest and most well preserved wooden constructions in... More 

Thank nenycute
Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Baoguo is located in the foot mountain of emeishan. It is surrounded by many temples in that area. It has many narrow stairs, so for elder people, please be careful. For you who are quite religuous, or a buddhist, this place would be suitable for u

Thank Janet T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Nothing spectacular about this temple, but it has quite vast temple grounds. Good for exploring and killing time.

Thank rickersaurus
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This is a must visit. Very cultural. There is a souvenior shop selling Jade and precious stones souveniors in the temple ground. There is a promoter that speaks good english there. Beautiful place. Must visit.

Thank Dianakpg
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Another temple! Everyone is different in architecture, but the inside is basically the same Buddhas and other deities. You can almost say you've seen it all before, but there are differences and each has a little different take, but it's all very interesting.

Thank geotech522
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Stayed in monasteries before but this one was the best. We had a room right next to the 7 Buddha shrine.Very crisp bed and perfect view. Breakfast was very cheap and plentyfull, perfect start of a trekk on the mountain.

Thank GuusjeJ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

One of the few temples where there were not a whole lot of people. This was the first stop we had on our visit to Emei Shan. This huge temple with a few levels of buildings was quite beautiful. With fewer visitors made this a better site to visit.

Thank ROCruiser
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

This is one of the nicer temples in Emei area. You will see lots while climbing up the mountain. The loo here is nicer than other monasteries.

Thank joonee
Wairarapa, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

For a new Buddhist this was a must to see, superb Buddha's here for the initiated. Make sure you have the incense ticks.

Thank highlander9122
Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

The temple is is beautiful. The sureoundings are great for a walk (even in moonlight), The temple is open until 10:30 pm. The accommodation of course is basic (it's a temple after all), but for 28 CNY you get a bed and there are showers with hot water too. We were lucky enough to arrive during the evening ceremony and... More 

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