Grand Xiangguo monastery

The Grand Xiangguo Monastery is a Lantau complex that was built during the northern Qi dynasty reign; during the northern Song dynasty it was worshipped by the emperor and became Royal Monastery. It hosts a beautiful statue 6 meters high that was carved of a single ginkgo biloba. It is located in the city centre close to a market named Da Xiangguo Si Shichang. You can see images of the main gate.

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