South China Sea Temple, Foshan

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  • Address: Miaotou Village, Huangpu District, Foshan, Guangzhou 528000, China
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 10 CNY
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Tourist Center, Family And Kids
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About South China Sea Temple, Foshan

South China Sea Temple is located in Miaotou Village in the southern coast of China and was built in 990 ad. It is the largest building amongst the other four ancient temples of Sea God in China. The temple fair happens every year from 11th - 13th February, which attracts millions of people from all over. The temple was rebuilt during the Qing Dynasty and covers an area of 30,000 square meters. It is a symbol of prosperity and many merchants from across the world who stopped at the dock worshipped the Sea God for good luck and safety. Highlights and must see includes: 

  • Inscriptions written by emperors
  • Carved stones
  • Bronze drums
  • The gate of Etiquette
  • The pavilion of Courtesy
  • The great palace
  • The Zhaoling Palace
  • Sunbath Pavilion

South China Sea Temple Information

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South China Sea Temple Ticket Prices

  • During Temple Fair : CNY 20
  • For children between 5-15 years : CNY 5
  • For children below 5 years : Free 

How To reach South China Sea Temple by Public Transport

  • By bus: Take bus line B1, B26, B28, B29, B30 or B31

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  • 95% of people who visit Foshan include South China Sea Temple in their plan

  • 36.13% of people plan their visit to South China Sea Temple between 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see South China Sea Temple

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

90.8% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting South China Sea Temple

People normally club together Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall and Zhongshan Park while planning their visit to South China Sea Temple.

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