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18 Shugakuin Kaikonbocho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8036, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-701-5181
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Ranked #202 of 405 Attractions in Kyoto
4.0 of 5 stars 12 Reviews
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Type: Religious Sites, Cultural

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Pitman, New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

After a long walk through a Japanese neighborhood from the train, you pass through a giant tori gate guarding this temple. Several shrines and buildings are found here, being much bigger than I expected. There is a pretty koi pond on the edge of the forest and train ups to shrines in the woods. Very few visitors were here, no... More 

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