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Chi Lin Rd, Diamond Hill, Hong Kong, China
Wong Tai Sin District
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Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyed this. It is connected to the Nan Lian Gardens and both are wroth a visit. Entry is free and there are some interesting things to see and take photos of. Worth the visit.

Thank DanielB56
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stunningly beautiful, relaxing, calm & peaceful. Close to the train station. Delicious vegetarian food. Exquisite timber craftsmanship in the buildings. Wonderful museum of timber construction.

Thank normakk
Reviewed 1 week ago

very welcoming and calm place to wander round. there is a very nice gift shop in the basement as well.

Thank Redpiper14
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting and calm place to visit in the heat. Easy to get to by transit. It is a new structure and seems a bit showy. It doesn't have the atmosphere of older temples. There are beautiful gardens.

1  Thank Pat A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Chi Lin Nunnery in 2004 for the first time. Went there again in February this year with friends from France. I was so impressed. The place is just as beautiful as before. The tree and plants have grown so much and are awesome....More

Thank makmwd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beside the Garden next door, the buildings and the Budda are amazing. Must see to believe. So well kept and maintained garden and grounds.

1  Thank Glenda N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Combined with the gardens this makes a nice stop in an otherwise busy city. Lovely lotus ponds and cute gift shop although the shop in the gardens and a better range of higher end items. Enter though gardens, well sign posted from diamond hill stop.

Thank MixMasterMoll
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is situated north of HK and quite away from the main tourist areas. The gardens, waters, bridges and houses at Chi Lun Nunnery are so beautiful, and creates a relaxing and peaceful vibe.There is also a nice restaurant behind a small waterfall. Really...More

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Your visit to Hong Kong is incomplete without visiting Chi Lin Nunnery. Simply divine temple in the midst of HK's concrete jungle. Right outside Diamond Hill station. Forget everything else in HK and spend an hour here. So tranquil, so heavenly.

Thank Sean V
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved my visit here. The buildings are in excellent condition, and the courtyards are serene and beautiful. I walked through twice, I liked it so much. Well worth the time.

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Alun K
3 August 2018|
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Response from laras603 | Reviewed this property |
I think it’s Diamond Hill. An easy walk from there. It’s pretty well signed.
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Carebear79
10 September 2017|
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Response from 259elainel2015 | Reviewed this property |
few senior nuns speak good english but i doubt you can meet them as they are always busy.
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Regina O
7 May 2017|
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Response from Deta B | Reviewed this property |
just go to Diamond Hill and actually there a small sign to Nan Lian Garden (via Plaza Hollywood). you can enter the Nan Lian Garden first. from there theres actually a bridge that connect directly to the Chi Lin Nunnery.
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