Longshan Temple

Currently Open [Closes at 10:00 pm]
  • Address: No. 211, Guangzhou St, Wanhua District, Taipei City, Taiwan 10853
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 10:00 pm Details
  • Phone: 886-223025162
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Temple, Landmark, Family And Kids, Architecture

This iconic landmark temple located in the Wanhua District of Taipei is one of the most recognizable forms of typical Taiwanese architecture.

Constructed in 1738, this temple is dedicated to a mixture of Buddhist, Taoist and other local folk deities. The building has been destroyed and reconstructed on numerous occasions, the most notable among them being during the Second World War.

Today, this temple is accessible to tourists and is an extremely notable landmark for the city.

One of the iconic landmarks in the city of Taipei, Longshan Temple, with its quintessential Taiwanese built, is a proud beholder of Taiwan’s long cultural and spiritual legacy and is a must visit destination in the country. The entry is free in the place which means there are no Longshan Temple Tickets or Longshan Temple Ticket Prices. Visit the places any time you want. You don’t have to Buy Tickets for Longshan Temple, just remember to respect the cultural norms and pay your offerings.

  • This is a place of worship more than a tourist spot.
  • Hence, dress accordingly and behave in the proper manner.
  • Occasionally it is closed.

  • MRT to Longshan Temple Station.

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  • Longshan Temple Address: No. 211, Guangzhou St, Wanhua District, Taipei City, Taiwan 10853
  • Longshan Temple Contact Number: 886-223025162
  • Longshan Temple Timing: 06:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Longshan Temple Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Longshan Temple: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Taipei include Longshan Temple in their plan

  • 25.65% of people start their Longshan Temple visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Longshan Temple

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

94.91% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Longshan Temple

People normally club together Ximending and Jade Market while planning their visit to Longshan Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Great place to see a great Chinese temple. This place is packed with worshipers and some tourists. There are several gods and it is interesting to see them how they show their devotion. I wish that they would put some English written guide when you go in the temple. The man made waterfalls is an interesting and a welcome sight.

  • Very popular temple in Taipei. Lots of tourists. Apparently there was a famous Taiwanese movie scene made here I think. A small token of appreciation is enough, save the large donations for those who actually need it.

  • The most famous temple in Taipei where both local people and tourists coming here to make a wish. After enter the main gate, you would find artificial waterfall on the right side, and fountain in the pond on the left side. Inside the temple, you will hear people praying continuously. It's great to see facilities for people with disabilities such as wheelchair ramp.

  • You can find internal peace in this temple even you’re not Buddhist. Friendly to tourist, there’s English version of fortune telling explanations. Highly recommend signing up for local walking tour that you can hear the interesting history of Long-Shan temple and understand Taiwan’s unique culture.

  • I enjoyed not only the temple but the surrounding Parks, old buildings and people. A taste of olden Taiwan.

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