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Kokeizan Eihoji Temple

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One of the most beautiful and important Temples outside the major cities

This temple, along with the Ceramic Museum, pottery studios and ateliers, and the many great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
New York City, New York
Out of the way but worth it

Eihoji Garden was designed by a renowned garden master and Zen monk, and it shows. Bit of a hassle... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
John L
Kamakura Japan
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1-40 Kokeizancho, Tajimi 507-0014, Gifu Prefecture
+81 572-22-0351
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple, along with the Ceramic Museum, pottery studios and ateliers, and the many great restaurants and cafes, make Tajimi an excellent stop on your visit to Japan.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Eihoji Garden was designed by a renowned garden master and Zen monk, and it shows. Bit of a hassle to get there, but worth the trouble for true fans. It has been listed in "Hidden Gardens of Japan" THE photo essay and reference for finding...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank John L
Reviewed December 5, 2017

We parked our rental car near a railway crossing at the Eiho-ji Parking (mapcode : 98 330 445*30) and there was no parking fee. We walked across the railway crossing to reach the temple. There was no entrance fee charged. This place was so peaceful....More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

It is a really nice option in Gifu prefecture. Eihoji Temple is 5 min drive away from Tajimi center. You can get the bus or if you have time you can walk. Walking takes 30-40 minutes from Tajimi station. Place is really quite and peaceful....More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed February 27, 2015

This is a lovely place to take a walk, especially during cherry blossom or fall color seasons. Two of the buildings are very ancient and are National Treasures. If you are in the area and need a respite from work or whatever, this the place...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed November 18, 2014

The Kokeizan Eihoji Temple is a very quite and characteristic spot in the city of Tajimi. An ideal location for a walk out from the rather boring city center. Walking distance from downtown. Definitely recomended

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank ppmm_9
Reviewed January 18, 2014

Kokeizan Eihoji Temple is a must see temple in Gifu Prefecture. It is breathtakingly beautiful and a real hidden gem that should be visited by more people. The temple grounds include a zen garden with pond, bridge and waterfall. We visited in Autumn when the...More

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank John_Asano
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