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Baopu Taoist Temple

Hillside of Geling Ridge, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310007, China
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Secluded temple within the forested Geling Ridge

Gelling Ridge above the northern shores of West Lake & is beautifully forested & has well formed... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Darrel J
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Perth, Australia
Exciting temple in the park north of the West Lake

This temple is really nice to visit, especially due to its location in the middle of the park. I... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Jonas M
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May 17, 2017
“Secluded temple within the forested Geling Ridge”
Oct 30, 2016
“Exciting temple in the park north of the West Lake”
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Hillside of Geling Ridge, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310007, China
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Gelling Ridge above the northern shores of West Lake & is beautifully forested & has well formed walk trails Baopu Temple is in a secluded glen & a real "jewel" No other tourists but peace & tranquillity

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

This temple is really nice to visit, especially due to its location in the middle of the park. I didn't expect such a large temple there. Entry fee is only 5rmb.

2  Thank Jonas M
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Reviewed 14 September 2015

BAOPU is within Lingyin park. Continue past Lingyin temple about 500m and walk up a slight hill, stopping at each building complex, there are 5 of them spread out over at least 1 km as you walk up the hill. I got some nice photos...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2014

When the northern shore of West Lake is too crowded, there's a much quieter scenic walk through the hills high above the Lake that has this temple as its highlight and midpoint. As you are heading toward West Lake down Baochu Road, turn right up...More

2  Thank ugh-lomi
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Reviewed 23 December 2013

This temple makes a nice change from the agressive tourism I have found at most of the local Buddhist temples. Its also very historic and has links to some important Daoist texts as well as people. The hill itself is called Ge Hill after the...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2013 via mobile

We walked to the Temple via the park entry across the road from the Tea Boutique Hotel, along Shuguang Road and about 100 metres east of Huanglong Road . First stop up a steep hill was the Zingujin (Yellow Dragon?)  Cave, which has an amazing...More

1  Thank SydneyConcordian
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