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Dajia Jenn Lann Temple



Daijia Jenn Lann Temple is one of the most famous Matzu Temples in Taiwan. It has over 200 years of history. It is filled with pilgrims all year long. The inspection tour held in March every year has become a world-famous religious ceremony. It has attracted domestic and international tourists. It is a scenic spot that best represents Dajia. The violet jade Matzu of Jenn Lann Temple and the Golden Matzu in the basement of Matzu cultural museum are the treasures of the temple. Now, Matzu is considered one of the three treasures of Taichung. It is a scenic spot you must visit in Taichung.
Daijia Jenn Lann TempleDaijia Jenn Lann Temple


Taichung CityDajia Dist.No.158, Shuntian Rd.
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Service Facilities

  • Service Center
  • Exhibition
  • Payphone
  • Toilets
  • Bus stop

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4.5 61 comments Write a Review

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  3. 4 Average
  4. 24 Very Good
  5. 33 Excellent

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  1. 2 Business
  2. 11 Couples
  3. 5 Solo travel
  4. 21 Family
  5. 17 Friends getaway
  • KB C

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    Friends getaway

    Gorgeous and bigger on the inside

    5 2016-11

    We were lucky enough to get a tour of the temple and the treasures in the basement. We even saw some rituals performed while we were there. Excellent example of Mazu Temple. Large and ornate!
  • ExpattyCake

    Trip Type:

    Friends getaway

    Guided Tour in English

    4 2016-11

    I went with a large tour group, and we were led around the temple to learn about Mazu. There is an expensive gift shop where some of the statues are located, including one that is large and made of...
  • Sarah T

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    A Must-See temple to know folk belief in Taiwan

    5 2016-11

    This temple is full of people/believers weekdays and weekends. You will be moved by how sincere the prayers are. This is the best place to know Taiwanese folk belief. There are also many stores...
  • laodi

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    5 2016-04

    我相信妈祖的护佑。这次前来诚心拜拜。好不热闹的镇澜宫。人山人海。附近也有好多美食。 I always believe in Mazu, decided to make this trip since last year and really didn't disappoint myself. Looking at the crowd, the history, the architect...
  • Mike M

    Trip Type:

    Friends getaway

    A Very Magical Experience

    5 2016-03

    Coming from the Western world in an area where primarily only Christian churches tend to exist, my visit to the Dajia Jenn Lann Temple was very touching and enlightening. From the outside, the beauty...

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