Confucian Temple Area

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  • Address: Qinhuai, Nanjing 210001, Jiangsu, China
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  • Timings: 08:00 am - 10:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +86-2552209788
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Temple, River, Restaurant, Specialty Shop

Directly facing the Northern bank of the Qinhuai River, thisConfucius temple (originally built in 1034) now sits quaintly amidst the souvenir shops and restaurants of the Fuji Miao Pedestrian Street.

The temple’s Ming and Qing architectural style is quite charming. Statues of Confucius and his followers line the central courtyard and coloured stones along the walls tell Confucian tales.

The temple area is incomplete without the river. Traditional buildings line the river bank and, during the night, lanterns are lit all along the sides- creating a picturesque scene.

Do try out the street food, encompassingeight of the most famous flavoursof Nanjing.

Confucian Temple Area Travel Tips

  • The entrance to the temple is not baby or disability friendly- cannot fit a pram or wheelchair through it.

Entrance Ticket Details For Confucian Temple Area

  • RMB 40 for access to all four of the temple's attractions.
  • Student tickets are half priced.
  • Boat rides along the canal are 60 RMB in the day and 80 RMB at night.

How to Reach Confucian Temple Area

  • Subway Line 1 to Sanshan Street.
  • Bus: 1, 4, 7, 15, 801 and Tourism Bus 2

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  • Confucian Temple Area Address: Qinhuai, Nanjing 210001, Jiangsu, China
  • Confucian Temple Area Contact Number: +86-2552209788
  • Confucian Temple Area Timing: 08:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Confucian Temple Area(preferred time): 05:00 pm - 09:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Confucian Temple Area: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 61.23% of people who visit Nanjing include Confucian Temple Area in their plan

  • 61.29% of people start their Confucian Temple Area visit around 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Confucian Temple Area

Monday, Wednesday and Sunday

94.51% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Confucian Temple Area

People normally club together Nanjing City Wall and Presidential Palace Of Nanjing while planning their visit to Confucian Temple Area.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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