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Wenshu Yuan Monastery

No.66 Wenshuyuan Street, Qingyang District, Chengdu 610017, China
+86 28 8695 0699
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No.66 Wenshuyuan Street, Qingyang District, Chengdu 610017, China
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"vegetarian restaurant"
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"tea house"
in 44 reviews
"monks chanting"
in 6 reviews
"nice temple"
in 10 reviews
"beautiful architecture"
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"peaceful place"
in 9 reviews
"free entrance"
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"worth a visit"
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"metro station"
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"couple of hours"
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"tang dynasty"
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"drinking tea"
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"noodles"
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"walk around"
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"visiting chengdu"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Located in the north of Chengdu town this temple complex is certainly worth the visit. We liked the peaceful atmostphere here. A beautiful garden too.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go and say hi to the Buddhist God. So peaceful and great monuments and temples. There is a pond with heaps of turtles. Close to subway. Dunno why it's called manjushri monastery on the outside?

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite being situated alongside Chengdu's busiest road, Renmin Road, Wenshu Yuan offers a little piece of peace in an otherwise bustling city. The site welcomes large numbers of (mostly Chinese) visitors, but the crowds tend to stay closer the the beautiful temple buildings, instead turn...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wenshu Yuan charges no entrance fee, and they provide incense sticks for free, it is one of the least commercialized monasteries I have been. Very peaceful inside (of course when it is not too crowded), and they also have a little tea house & restaurant...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

I spent the morning drinking pear juice and enjoying the peaceful quiet of this place. There are plenty of people walking around but it is very calm and tranquil and a great place to go if you need to get away from the busy city!

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

This is a beautiful place of peacefulness and tradition If you like to visit temples this well worth seeing. many buildings to explore entry is free Their is also a tea house & vegetarian restaurant. mock meats mainly derived from mushrooms. Buddhist do not use...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

A walk in the past at a reasonably large area 2-3 hours walkabout and entry is free. Just take the Line 1 Metro to Wenshu Monastery. Cheap half day away.

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

An old amazing temple with many buildings to explore and some incredible jade Buddha from Burma. It is a center for Buddhists in Chengdu. Make a visit and when you are done. Step outside to sip some tea in a beautiful garden or fill up...More

Thank May L
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

It is a monastery complex in a park. I took a lot of good photos there. The main monastery felt a little empty, it is more crowded in the outdoor tea shop.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The whole area is great. Including the noodle and sandwich food opposite of the entry and the shops nearby

Thank Alexander H
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Purplerainy09
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Sorry, did not play attention to that. But for sure there are many stairs.
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