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Address: 157 Chomeijicho, Omihachiman 523-0808, Shiga Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 748-33-0031
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The secret to long life

As part of my cycling tour around Ōmihachiman, I stopped at Chomeiji Temple and decided to climb up the stairs which is something you shouldn't do (at least when it's summer... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Ashley D
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Hikone, Japan
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Hikone, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

As part of my cycling tour around Ōmihachiman, I stopped at Chomeiji Temple and decided to climb up the stairs which is something you shouldn't do (at least when it's summer). However, climbing the stairs will reward you with a view of Lake Biwa and the temple features some beautiful pagodas. Everyone is really friendly too, and didn't mind bantering... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

I went to Chomeiji Temple on Dec 4, 2013. It is located in Omihashiman. From JR Omihashiman, it took about 30 mins by bus to the base of the temple. The highlight of this temple is to walk up the beautiful path of 808 step stones to the main temple. The path was so serene and so sacred that I... More 

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