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Temple of the Eight Immortals (Ba Xian An)

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Wu Dao Shizi Dongjie, Xi'an, China
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

This temple is mainly dedicated to the legendary Eight Immortals: Han Zhongli, Zhang Guolao, Han Xiangzi, Tieguai Li, Cao Guojiu, Lü Dongbin, Lan Caihe and He Xiangu. Located on Changle Fang Street in the eastern suburb, it is the biggest Taoist temple in Xian and...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Temple of the Eight Immortals (Ba Xian An) is a true hidden gem of a place, beautiful architecture will surely win you over.

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Yet another temple with deities galor. Always nice to by some incense sticks to remember 'absent friends' and place the in the appropriate pit to smoulder. Be respectful. Peaceful and spiritual with a small amount of display boards in poor American English (you'd think they...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2016

Cost: 3 to 2 to 20 tickets per month, a crown incense, such as security incense. $ 20, including signatures. The symbol of peace is like a $ 10. Environment: the environment is simple, well-protected, a large number of inscriptions, this time there is no...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

An interesting temple dedicated to the Eight Immortals. The temple is nicely laid out and generally not too busy. Enter through the main gate and it's the second central building you come upon that houses the Eight Immortals. Great if your visiting with children or...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2016

I am told by Chinese friends living in Xi'an this is not an especially popular attraction for foreign tourists, but it ought to be! Had the pleasure of witnessing a not very common ceremony where thanks were being given for a deed the religious leaders...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2015

Just a small relaxing temple in Xi'an. Someone who worked/lived/worshiped there shared a small sweet snack with us. Its always a more enjoyable time when you can connect with someone! Its a good visit if you have time, but not a must.

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Reviewed 29 September 2015

While in Xian check out this Temple very old and under a little restoration but what is not ids nice to see....Located in a very busy part of the City many many tourists and quite crowed with tons of people A well worth weaving thru...More

Thank Doug M
Reviewed 12 May 2015

The local Taoism temple is normally not listed as an attraction for foreign tourists under standard tour plan. A little knowledge on Taoism could be interesting. You can consider visit it if you really have spare time and do not know where to go.

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Reviewed 12 March 2015

Do not visit the temple on the first month of the lunar year, it will be very crowed. But it is nice to visit it duaring week days, quite and sacred, especially there is an interesting wall full of Chinese stands for happiness, hope and...More

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