Qijin Tian Hou Gong / Qijin Tianhou Temple

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  • Phone:+886 571 2115
  • Address:No.93, Miaoqian Rd., Qijin Dist., Kaohsiung City 805 Taiwan View on Map
QiJin Tianhou Temple isn't just simple temple, it's one of the oldest buildings in Kaohsiung, built in 1691. After three hundred years, this temple has become the center of faith for the locals. Although the temple itself isn't very large, the interior isn't that impressive, and there isn't a huge gold plated offering box, or high beams, the simple décor and the exquisite carvings gives this place a feeling of peace and warmth. The Qijin region is surrounfed by the sea. There many special features in this temple such as a wish fountain that is rarely seen at temples, and rare collections of antiques by the temple courtyard.

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Opening Hours
All day

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Free
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Transportation
Nat'l Hwy 1 → Kaohsiung End Interchange → Yugang Rd. → Xinsheng Rd. → Zhongxing Rd. → Cross Harbor Tunnel → Qijin 1st Road to 3rd Rd. → Miaoqian Rd. → Hai'an Rd.
Public
1.THSR Zuoying Station (or TRA Kaohsiung Station) → Kaohsiung MRT Caoya Station → Kaohsiung City Bus RED-9A/ 9B) → Qijin Ferry Pier
2.THSR Zuoying Station (or TRA Kaohsiung Station) → Kaohsiung MRT Xiziwan Station → Ferry to Qijin Ferry Pier