Yaumatei Tin Hau Temple, Hong Kong

3.7
One of several temples in China dedicated to the goddess of the sea, Yaumatei Tin Hau Temple is revered by tourists as well as locals. The temple was located on the coastline, facing the sea, before being relocated to a more central area by fishermen in the mid-19th century. Though it's certainly not the country's grandest temple, you can gain valuable insights into the region's religious habits. Our Hong Kong trip itinerary builder makes visiting Yaumatei Tin Hau Temple and other Hong Kong attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Be sure to take a brief detour for a 5-minute visit to this temple which has been a place of visit for 370 years. If not in the neighborhood, don't detour.  more »
  • This temple is buried in the middle of the city and is a nice quiet change of pace. I felt welcome by the worshippers and pretty comfortable. There are a few photos up around the temple asking people ...  more »
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  • Quiet temple with traditional Chinese architecture. Incense is very strong... Couldn't stay inside for too long. No air-conditioning either so it was just very hot and stuffy.
  • The most peaceful and beautiful temple . I love the trees outside the temple these servitude trees are hundreds of years old and I was just mesmerised by them . In the temple u can buy the inscense stick for 10HKD
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