General description: Jade Buddha Temple
Shanghai’s Jade Buddha Temple is active and has resident monks. It was constructed in the years 1911-18, imitating the style of the Song Dynasty. Inside, a highlight is a white seated figure of
Buddha. There is also another representation of Buddha (reclining) as well as various other items and paintings there, though. What is more, there is a vegetarian restaurant on the premises, which
offers a wide variety of dishes.
good position for excursions, good knowledge of foreign languages, friendly staff, room cleanliness, shopping facilities in the area