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Paoan Temple

No.61 Hami Street, Taipei 103, Taiwan
+886 2 2595 1676
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  • Average11%
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No.61 Hami Street, Taipei 103, Taiwan
Neihu District
+886 2 2595 1676
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't believe that I almost missed this temple - it is such a remarkable place. Visited this temple as my last tourist site of the day and was thrilled when I arrived. It is a large complex but beautifully restored. There is so much to...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This temple has very delicate art work and detail all over. An incredibly peaceful and cam place in the busy-ness of Taipei. There is much to see although it is not as active for local prayer as Longshan Temple. It is easily accessible via MRT...More

Thank travellerOT
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I was out walking at night when I came across this beautiful temple and went in for a quick visit! It was crowded with people praying but it was still pretty peaceful and nice to see all the people praying. The temple is very beautiful...More

Thank Imprex
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I learned of the temple when researching best night photo opportunities for Taipei and was so glad we visited. The temple was peaceful with very few visitors when we arrived around 20:00. We were able to take our time inspecting the beautiful intricacies of the...More

Thank Chidawgo
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Without a doubt, Baoan Temple was the highlight of my trip to Taiwan. Originally, the group I was with had only intended to visit the nearby Confucius temple, but since Paoan Temple was so close-by we decided to visit it as well. I'm glad we...More

1  Thank michaelpatrickfr2017
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Temple is known for its fanciful woodwork and and spectular wooden dragons. The colors of the roofs were very interesting. This was a very serine, peaceful place. Not overly crowded. If you're in the area, it's worth going to if you haven't seen other Temples.

Thank ncjc2013
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

A smaller temple with a lot of people visiting. It's very nice and beautifully designed so I'd say it's worth a visit if you're in the area. Be respectful of the people who's there to do pray and worship.

Thank Tintin L
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This temple is worth visiting just for its architecture and decoration but even more so because it is very peaceful and not crowded like the better known temples in Taipei. The major shrine area is surrounded by many smaller shrines that I understand are dedicated...More

Thank LindsayMann
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I was taken here this past weekend. I can't believe I haven't been to this temple before in Taipei. This is not over touristy. It was peaceful and reverent. It was intricate and beautiful. We arrived here at dusk, going on dark. The lanterns were...More

Thank sisterandersen
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I visited this temple based on the Lonely Planet Guide's description and was really glad I did. If you go at 10 a.m., you may have the good fortune to be there for morning chants, which will go on for over a half hour (I...More

Thank Bonnie497
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8 December 2016|
Response from Livontop | Reviewed this property |
Hi, not many restaurants in the area
Meg S
13 June 2016|
Response from Ondra_PH | Reviewed this property |
There are some accommodations close to this place but I must say i never tried them. There is metro station ( red line) Yuanshan aprox. 500 meters from the temple and also the bus stop like 200 meters from there.