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Kinpusenji Temple

Address: Yoshinoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun, Nara Prefecture 639-3115, Japan
Phone Number: +81 746-32-8371
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Ranked #2 of 16 Attractions in Yoshino-cho
Type: Religious Sites, Historic Sites, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Cultural
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Demarest, New Jersey
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

This temple is majestic and historic on a grand scale. I did not expect to find such a beautiful temple in such a rural part of Nara. I strongly recommend that everyone visits this site, especially in the spring.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

Great place in Yoshino. It's the center of the town a real magic place to wonder in the morning. You can either go either in the spring or the fall to see the magic of the nature and the change of the trees. Simply outstanding. The people is also great. Lots of patience and always willing to help. English is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

You can see different types of sakura around the mountain other than white sakura in the city. You can take a bus to the middle of mountain and then take a cable car for coming back to train station. It is an ideal spoting for hikers.

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