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Kunming Golden Temple

Jin Dian Gongyuan, Mingfeng (Singing Phoenix) Hill, Kunming 650021, China
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Good day out

There is plenty to see around the Golden Temple. There are different levels of gardens, lakes and... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Not gold, still nice

This temple is part of a much larger park area with numerous interesting natural sights. The... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

There is plenty to see around the Golden Temple. There are different levels of gardens, lakes and temples. There are directional pointers to show you how far you are from any of the points of interest. Go early in the morning as there are less...More

Thank GeckoHeaven
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This temple is part of a much larger park area with numerous interesting natural sights. The temple itself if not one of the most impressive although it has a nice vibe and plenty of cute gardens to stroll around. Its easy to reach by public...More

Thank HungryGeckos
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The final day of our Yunnan tour on 23 Apr 217 (Sun) before our flight back to Kuala Lumpur, we took a tour of the Golden Temple which was built in1602. This is a Taoism temple with big compound with greenery and a small pond....More

Thank Lian Tiong G
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I'm tempted to say just another temple which seems a bit unfair but really it is an accurate description. It's worth a visit for sure, has this theme park type ride for not much money and is a bit of a buzz. Friendly people and...More

Thank hilltribeimport
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is a lovely spot for a few hours. Take your time and walk around enjoying the plantings and the temples.Wear good walking shoes.

Thank Esther P
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit as it's only 6-8km from main Kunming city. It's a big place, and the temples and various spots inside comes with bilingual explanation. So you can learn the history behind it. In the morning there are many locals playing badminton or dancing...More

Thank Desmondcheng
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Golden Temple is the most famous sightseeing in Kunming. Not only traveler like there, many schools also choose it as the hiking destination for students to learn more about Kunming's history and science phenomena. I grow up in Kunming, so for me,I have been there...More

4  Thank Victor G
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Couple stairs ..... But really worth the experience. The price has increase by 500 pc in last 3 years to 30 RMB per head.... Still very much worth. Plan 2 hours min ... There is room for half a day.

1  Thank hamelinp1972
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is well worth a visit as there is so much to see. The walk up to the temple itself is very interesting with other decorated gateways, a small museum and lots of statues. Temple itself is quite small but beautiful. There is lots to...More

Thank maat49
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Although hotel staff, taxi drivers and others told us: too far, not interesting and so on, we decided to go!, To get there is very easy, many buses are going for ex. line 47 from Renmin Lu. The Temple is very nice and certainly worth...More

1  Thank Belfagork
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