Jiming Temple

Currently Open [Closes at 05:30 pm]
  • Address: No.1 Jiming Temple, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210008, Jiangsu, China
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  • Timings: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +86-2583600842
  • Ticket Price: 10 CNY
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple

The Jiming Temple is an active Buddhist temple that overlooks the City Wall and Xuanwu Lake. One of the oldest temples in the city, it was established in 300AD during the Eastern Jin dynasty. Destroyed almost several decades ago, it was rebuilt in 1981.Consists of four major parts:

  • Guanyin Hall
  • Huomeng Building
  • The Medicine Buddha Pagoda, where you can have a view of the city.
  • The Rouge Well, it is said that the emperor of the Southern Tang dynasty and his concubine hid in the well to escape enemies. Stains of rouge were left on the well and, hence, the name. 

During the spring, the temple trees are alive with cherry blossoms. The general feeling one gets in this temple is a wondrous mix of legend, tranquility and prayer.

Jiming Temple Travel Tips

  • Collect free incense sticks at the entrance.

Entrance Ticket Details For Jiming Temple

  • For 30 RMB, hop onto the Nanjing City Wall. The temple is connected to a part of it.

How to Reach Jiming Temple

  • Buses 2, 3, 11, 15, 20, 24, 31and Tour Bus 1.

  • Cafe on top of the temple (vegetarian)
  • My Place
  • TanghuiYueyongxuan

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  • Jiming Temple Address: No.1 Jiming Temple, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210008, Jiangsu, China
  • Jiming Temple Contact Number: +86-2583600842
  • Jiming Temple Timing: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm
  • Jiming Temple Price: 10 CNY
  • Best time to visit Jiming Temple(preferred time): 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Jiming Temple: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 42.25% of people who visit Nanjing include Jiming Temple in their plan

  • 40% of people start their Jiming Temple visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Jiming Temple

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

93.28% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Jiming Temple

People normally club together Presidential Palace Of Nanjing and Qinhuai River while planning their visit to Jiming Temple.

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

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