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Temple of the Six Banyan Trees

The Temple of the Six Banyan Trees is a 537 AD Buddhist temple in Guangzhou, Southern China. The Chinese have rebuilt the temple twice, in 1097 during the Northern Song dynasty and in 1373 AD during the Ming dynasty. Tourists in the Guangzhou area visit the temple for blessings especially after adopting children from China. The Flower Pagoda on the Temple of the Six Banyan Trees is a spectacle that symbolizes the architectural genius of ancient China. The temple’s history is well defined by the change of names from Changshou Temple to Jinghui Temple before adopting its present name.

  • Admire the colourful Temple of the Six Banyan Trees from the ground or climb to the top of the 17-storey architectural wonder from where you can admire the scenic Guangzhou.
  • Experience the architecturally rich temple by taking a tour to the hall of Mahavira, which houses an enormous Golden Buddha or the Tianwan hall next to the mountain gate.
  • Drive along Duobao, Baohau, and Longjin roads for a unique glimpse into the traditional Cantonese architecture, which was popular in Guangzhou, in the old days.

Guangzhou’s traffic system entails buses, ferries, bikes, and the metro. A Yangchengtong Card is convenient when using public transport as it gives you access to almost all transport systems, some shops and restaurants, and when hiring a car or bicycle. The Chinese encourage cycling as it is fast and does not pollute the environment. You can access the Temple of the Six Banyan Trees through the metro, buses, or by cycling when within the city. Whilst within the temple, a walk is the best way to experience the serenity and beauty of the temple.

Hotels near Temple of the Six Banyan Trees

125 hotels near Temple of the Six Banyan Trees

1 China Hotel, A Marriott Hotel, Guangzhou

5 stars
4.7 / 5 3 reviews

122 Liu Hua Lu, Yuexiu District Map

Offering comfortable accommodation and quality services, China Hotel, A Marriott Hotel, Guangzhou is an ideal place for a pleasant and enjoyable vacation. GeneralFrom a corporate gathering and... More

2 Hotel Canton Guangzhou

4 stars
4.3 / 5 12 reviews

374 Beijing Road Map

Providing modern conveniences and friendly service, Hotel Canton Guangzhou is a perfect venue for an unforgettable vacation in Guangzhou. GeneralThe hotel offers well-appointed meeting rooms that... More

3 Cavan Hotel Guangzhou

5 stars
Not yet reviewed

No.222 Middle Gongye Road Map

Cavan Hote won the Asian Star-Graded Hotel Award 2014. Situated next to Zhuangtou Park in Guangzhou's Haizhu District, the Cavan Hotel (Kaweier Jiudian) is a 30-minute drive from East Guangzhou... More

4 Ascott IFC Guangzhou

5 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

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Ascott IFC Guangzhou welcomes corporate and leisure travellers to well-furnished spaces conveniently located along the busy streets of Guangzhou central business district. Tourists visiting the... More

5 Guangzhou Hotel Guangzhou

3 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

No. 2 Qiyi Road Map

Offering favourable location and relaxing atmosphere, Guangzhou Hotel Guangzhou is the right choice of accommodation while visiting Guangzhou. GeneralThe conference facility provided by the hotel... More

6 Hilbin Hotel Guangzhou

4 stars
2.5 / 5 2 reviews

208 Yuexiu Nan Road Map

Hilbin Hotel Guangzhou offers an ideal business base with stylish rooms, contemporary facilities and favourable setting near city attractions. Tourists on a Guangzhou holiday can marvel at the... More

7 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Guangzhou

3 stars
4.0 / 5

391 Dongfeng Rd Yuexiu District Map

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Guangzhou invites discerning travellers to modern accommodations while in a corporate or leisure trip in Guangzhou. Guests at this city centre hotel can stop by at the... More

8 Dong Fang Hotel Guangzhou

5 stars
4.1 / 5 7 reviews

120 Liu Hua Road Map

Combining historical culture and modern concept, the Dong Fang Hotel Guangzhou offers contemporay service and comfortable accommodation in a stylish environment to make your stay a memorable one. ... More

9 The Bauhinia Hotel Guangzhou

4 stars
2.0 / 5

No. 151 JieFang South Road Map

The Bauhinia Hotel Guangzhou invites discerning travellers to stylish accommodations set conveniently close to business and leisure opportunities in the heart of this bustling Guangdong Province... More

10 Lido Hotel Guangzhou

3 stars
3.1 / 5 7 reviews

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Whether for a business stay or a pleasure getaway, the Lido Hotel Guangzhou offers excellent friendly service and comfortable accommodation to make your stay a memorable one. GeneralThe hotel... More