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Benalmadena Stupa

Av. de Retamar, s/n, 29631, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 662 90 70 04
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Benalmadena buddhist stupa

I was very lucky on my trip to the buddhist stupa at Benalmadena on 8/4/18, it was a beautiful day... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
Flamencochica
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nice, unusual building, stunning views

the Stupa is a white, unusual building, also called buddhist temple, but it isnt a temple but... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Elena H
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Av. de Retamar, s/n, 29631, Benalmadena, Spain
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I was very lucky on my trip to the buddhist stupa at Benalmadena on 8/4/18, it was a beautiful day - and what a lovely place. Going on a couple of earlier reviews, yes if you're not interested in buddhism then it may appear that...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

the Stupa is a white, unusual building, also called buddhist temple, but it isnt a temple but Stupa It´s a walk in Stupa (which is unusual) and the biggest in the West (check wikipedia for details: Stupa Benalmadena) In the hall inside you will find...More

1  Thank Elena H
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Large white painted Tibetan Stupa high in hills above Benalmadena. Can be reached by bus from outside Renfe station. Incense offerings can be made to Buddha and there is a prayer wheel to offer prayers to sentient beings. Wonderful views along coast. A humbling experience...More

1  Thank PaulWales7
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Went to this hill, where u can breath and pray at that Buddhist temple. The temple is small, a bit boring nothing special, and the essence smell made me noxious. You can enjoy a nice view over the sea and mediate in quite. No fees...More

Thank Souhail M
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

This temple is beautiful & so are the views,however I expected there to be a Buddhist there,been there however a number of times cos the view is well worth it

1  Thank 11susiefloozie
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This place in an absolute find especially when you compare it with a bus trip to Benalmadena Pueblo. First visit the stupa for amazing panoramic views and tranquility or as a nice area to seek shade from the afternoon sun. Then head to the Pueblo...More

1  Thank Asher S
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

This can be seen from a long way away and is worth going to have a quick look if you're passing. There isn't much inside - for its size it is surprising to find it's only accessible on one level inside. It's peaceful and the...More

Thank IsaCB
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

See my other review, plead do go but do not expect monks some one is at it here flags, piped music and a very modern "Stupa" save you money for the far east and the real deal.

Thank GogsGraham
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Visiting the nearby Butterfly Park we walked across to the Stupa to have a look. Surprised to find that this was open and welcomed visitors of all faiths. The stewards at the attraction were keen to explain the significance of all the wall paintings and...More

Thank Margery T
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

We only saw this monument from afar, but it definitely adds variety to the already impressive views of the area. If we're fortunate enough to visit Benalmadena again, this will be a must-see for us.

Thank Tim J
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