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Address: Yoshinoyama, Yoshino-gun, Yoshino-cho 639-3115, Nara Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 746-32-3024
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Unobstructed views

The views of the mountains offered by this shrine is magnificently unobstructed, offering a wide expanse of green foliage. The shrine itself is smaller compared with the nearby... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 26, 2015
Wennie W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

The views of the mountains offered by this shrine is magnificently unobstructed, offering a wide expanse of green foliage. The shrine itself is smaller compared with the nearby kipusenji and it inner halls are closed when we visited so we could view some of the artifacts inside. Nonethless it is worth spending an hour or so to take in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

The Yoshimizu Shrine is a popular place in the spring time to enjoy one of the best views of cherry flowers in full bloom. They say a glance can command a thousand cherry trees in front of you. When we visited in early April, we were in fact able to enjoy a great view of beautiful cherry blossoms from a... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Very ancient temple. Didn't have a chance to see it's full "face" as it is under renovation. We can imagine the magnificent view from the front garden if the flowers are fully blooming.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We came to Yoshino for sakura, not temple visiting; we did not pay the ¥400 entrance to the temple, but we took advantage of wonderful views from the temple grounds The temple is about a 20 minute walk from the ropeway station. To get to the temple, it requires a long walk down from the main road. At the bottom... More 

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