Fo Guang Shan, Dashu District

4.5
Learn about Buddhism and enjoy the spectacular countryside views at Fo Guang Shan, a 100 hectare (247 acre) complex. The hilltop monastery houses around 1,000 monks and preserves a tooth relic of Buddha. Walk around the tranquil garden and visit all of the eight pagodas, as well as an enormous Buddha statue. While enjoying the peaceful surroundings, you can pray, meditate, or have a vegetarian meal in one of the onsite restaurants. The monks are happy to share their knowledge with visitors. Put Fo Guang Shan into our Kaohsiung visit planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • This is the thing that's amazing about Taiwan. We visited this incredible place for and entire day and the whole day was free. Make sure to pack some sunscreen and good walking shoes because it's a hu...  more »
  • Beautiful place with huge Buddha status,exhibitions to see and also nice places to take picture with..can also have vegetarian lunch buffet..overall a nice place to visit in kaohsiung.  more »
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