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Kiyomizu-dera Temple

528 Kiyomizucho, Yasugi 692-0033, Shimane Prefecture
+81 854-22-2151
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Worth a visit but traffic inconvenient

Though sharing the same name with the one in Kyoto, it is a much more quiet temple. Still, there is... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2017
gingerbrownie
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Hong Kong, China
Busy with tourists

Good photo spot. This temple quite big, you must take some time to see it all. You can see the view... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2017
Ltp_BKK
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Bangkok, Thailand
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May 27, 2017
“Worth a visit but traffic inconvenient”
Jan 8, 2017
“Busy with tourists”
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528 Kiyomizucho, Yasugi 692-0033, Shimane Prefecture
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+81 854-22-2151
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Reviewed May 27, 2017

Though sharing the same name with the one in Kyoto, it is a much more quiet temple. Still, there is a lot to see without a lot of visitors. Basically, it is free of charge to visit but some spots charge a fee. I only...More

Thank gingerbrownie
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Good photo spot. This temple quite big, you must take some time to see it all. You can see the view of the city and tokyo old town from here. After sun set, when they turn the light on, the temple is really charming. Note:...More

Thank Ltp_BKK
Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

Nice views back over the city. Shopping precinct on approach. Very busy with tourists. Reason to visit would be due to elevated location and view

Thank BLOGAN1984
Reviewed April 11, 2015

Going up to the temple was difficult but all worth it. My religion may be different but I felt a deep sense of reverence when I came to the temple. The view was also breath taking especially when I looked out from the veranda. It...More

Thank sonjie923
Reviewed October 27, 2014

Kiyomizu-Dera temple is an old buddist temple is the most famous temple in Kyoto. If is most frequented by all tourist and is a Unesco Heritage Site. The way to this temple is far from the main street and you will see a lot of...More

Thank jdchua521
Reviewed May 19, 2014

So, it is full of people, but it is amazing. The views, the blossom, the local people, the buildings. It really is worth walking up the hill for. If you manage to zone-out of all the hustle and bustle of people trying to get photos...More

1  Thank Nicole K
Reviewed January 7, 2013

We went on a friday which happens to be Japan public holiday. There was a evening prayer session. Grave mistake. The crowd was massive. We literally crawl along with the crowd to go up to the temple. The temple itself was alright. Majestic in appearance....More

1  Thank Tiyo_travel
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