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Chuzenji Temple

2578 Chugushi, Nikko, Tochigi Prefecture 321-1661, Japan
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Ranked #35 of 82 Attractions in Nikko
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Type: Religious Sites, Cultural

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

The main and only reason why I came here - to see the panorama of Chuzenji lake and mountain. Other than that, this is like any other typical Japanese temple, nothing stands out in particular. There are staff dressed as monks (they could be monks in fact) who offer explanations of the temple's history and functions of each paraphernalia, but... More 

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