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Shanghai Zhenru Temple

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Quiet and uncrowded

The temple is out of the way and maybe 10 minutes walk from Zhenru on line 11. It's quiet and... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
John T
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Shanghai, China
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I visited the temple after trip advisor reviews . Excellent calm and genuine looks . We were... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
nithyavasu
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Shanghai, China
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22 Jul 2018
“Quiet and uncrowded”
21 Aug 2018
“Interesting Temple”
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No.5 Houshanmen, Zhenru Town, Putuo District | Zhenru Town, Putuo District, Shanghai 200333, China
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Reviewed 12 October 2015

This temple is a bit outskirt of Shanghai. Since the subway line 11 operated, going there is much easier. Just take line 11, off at Zhenru station, exit 5 head to Tongchuan seafood market on the left. Walk through the market till end then turn...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2018

Easy to get to on the metro and just a short walk from the station. Nice place to walk around and very quiet. I think we were the only people looking around. Lots of interesting things to see.

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

The temple is out of the way and maybe 10 minutes walk from Zhenru on line 11. It's quiet and peaceful and entrance costs 10 Yuan. There is plenty to see or you can just sit and enjoy the peace and quiet. Lots of building...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

I visited the temple after trip advisor reviews . Excellent calm and genuine looks . We were thoroughly impressed by the temple maintenance and the architecture . Worth a visit .

Thank nithyavasu
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

This temple is a real surprise: most Shanghai guides do not mention it, then when you arrive you get to a large complex with different halls and a tall Pagoda. The complex has been well preserved and decorated with nice carved stones and woods and...More

2  Thank Andrea-Soave
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The temple is quite nice and beautiful inside. There is a long passage way along the canal which is great for sitting and taking in a peaceful afternoon. Getting to the temple is kind of an experience itself if coming from the metro station. The...More

Thank Billy_Whimwa
Reviewed 12 October 2015

This temple is a bit outskirt of Shanghai. Since the subway line 11 operated, going there is much easier. Just take line 11, off at Zhenru station, exit 5 head to Tongchuan seafood market on the left. Walk through the market till end then turn...More

5  Thank Lastlove
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Cost is 10-20rmb to enter the temple and is easily access by metro 11 after walking through fish market. This is a really beautiful temple in Shanghai outside the city center and one of the cleanest and most peaceful. many places to sit and reflect...More

3  Thank Dan H
Reviewed 22 June 2015

1. It might be a little difficult to get there, so here are the directions (see the pictures as well). Take Metro line 11 to Zhenru Station, take exit 5. Walk along the Tongchuan Road to the West for quit a while. You pass the...More

1  Thank anthonyholland
Reviewed 12 April 2014

This is an out of the way, non touristy temple that is kept in superb condition and is a little different than others. You can climb to the top of the huge pagoda in the back of the complex for wonderful views, and the landscaping...More

3  Thank ejpl
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