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Another view of Inner Mongolia

To give you a different taste of Inner Mogolia, not only the desert and grassland, this is a place... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Richard_Heng
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The place to go for greater understanding of Buddhism

Am not a Buddhist, so did not follow the entire tourage of the place. It is good for people who... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
zirconium11
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Singapore
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Dazhao Front Street, Yuquan District, Hohhot 010030, China
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Majority of the buildings were recent add ons or renovated. The layout of the monastery is the same as all the other Tibetan Buddha monasteries. Once you have seen one, you have seen them all. It is just a matter of size. Go if one...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Tibetan Buddhist temple built in Chinese style . Temple built by Altai Khan , who were friendly with both Han Chinese and Muslims , feels he is pioneering embodiment of racial harmony in multi cultural ancient Mongolia. Other temples in Hohhot within walking distance from...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

To give you a different taste of Inner Mogolia, not only the desert and grassland, this is a place to understand more of Buddist Culture, recommended for a day trip. Do remember to tour around the different "streets" near to this temple

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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Am not a Buddhist, so did not follow the entire tourage of the place. It is good for people who want to learn more about the Buddhist culture and how the Buddhism influence spreads. Many statues of Buddhas and colourful wall decor and sculptures. Can...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2017

Nice visit if you are in the city. Different than most Buddhist temples and has historic significance. The old street is right across the plaza that you can walk to.

Thank Alexander L
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This well maintained temple complex contains many wonders. The monks study and pray within the temple and it is really worth a visit.

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Around Dazhao temple there are several other temples to take in as well, all beautiful in thir own way. Dazhao is the biggest and requires a ticket while the others are free. It is a gorgeous temple, not the best, but worth taking in.

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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

excellent cultural experience. pity that you are not allowed to take photographs inside the structure but it is an outstanding place to visit in terms of the culture

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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

The temple itself is the same as most temples around China, mostly rebuilt. The redeeming quality is the touristy streets around it with good prices souvenirs and leather workers.

Thank Dustin D
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful Buddhist temples in China, well preserved, with some rare statutues and a living monastery with monks still chanting. You might catch a prayer if you are lucky as we were. There are some magnificent statues, including the ten...More

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