Takaosan Yakuo-in Yuki-ji Temple

Takaosan Yakuo-in Yuki-ji Temple, Hachioji

Takaosan Yakuo-in Yuki-ji Temple

Takaosan Yakuo-in Yuki-ji Temple
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Mick
Bangkok, Thailand131 contributions
Jun 2020
I wouldn't got o Mount Takao purely for this temple but it is a nice add on for a stroll along the Takao walking paths.
Written June 17, 2020
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Eli Mikhael
Jakarta, Indonesia47 contributions
Dec 2019
I visited when the autumn colors were still out and it was a magical experience - the temple itself was unique with tengu (mountain guardian) statues and dango stalls, which was perfect for the chilly weather.
Written December 7, 2019
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akmacca
Krakow, Poland449 contributions
Nov 2018 • Family
It is on the way to the top of Takao so it is a great place to stop, discover, recharge and take some great photos. It was very busy mid-week when I was there but don't allow that to stop you. Everything is in Japanese and I had no idea what the local people were doing or what was involved with many of the stalls selling all sorts of religious trinkets. But that is the fun of it observing customs that are different from your norm.
Written November 21, 2018
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Peter Chen
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan824 contributions
Nov 2018 • Friends
It’s a temple that you will pass by if you are heading to the top of takaosan.
It’s
Quite interesting and you can ask for your fortune, also do a few things to purify your soul !

Make sure to stop by and relax yourself here !
Written November 7, 2018
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PaulSiow
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia2,731 contributions
Nov 2017 • Couples
This is just a moderately-sized temple on the way up Mt Takao. Quite a few statues of men with beaks. Nothing extraordinary compared to the many beautiful temples and shrines in Japan, but pleasant enough.
Written October 29, 2018
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synergy
Pensacola, FL496 contributions
Aug 2018 • Couples
The Takaosan Temple is on the way up the hill towards the top of Takao. The displays are really pretty cool to look at, old and sacred. There's numerous places for sitting and meditating, resting and just taking in the peace of the area. try it!
Written August 27, 2018
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Higuma2017
Australia828 contributions
May 2018 • Solo
...if you want some peace, away from the crowds. Fabulous statues of Tengu. A must see for Tengu and Yokai aficionados. As for goshuin, avoid the skinny guy, who writes the sloppiest goshuin with a blunt brush.
Written June 8, 2018
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olafoomes
Amstelveen, The Netherlands1,606 contributions
Nov 2017
On your way up via trail number 1 (and possibly trail number 3 as well) you will pass this Temple complex for sure. It's really a fine looking complex with a lot of activity taking place there. It's really worth a further looking around there before you continue your climb up. Most prominant are the statues of two gods, one with a long nose and one with a crow beak. You can find them at different places on the Temple ground as well as the different souvenir shops in all kind of forms and shapes.
Written December 3, 2017
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Traveller
Melbourne, Australia5,539 contributions
Oct 2017 • Couples
Having visited around 20 Temples and Shrines in Kyoto and Tokyo during 2 weeks of our holiday in Japan, this place is mediocre, especially since tourists are not allowed to enter the Temple.
Written November 12, 2017
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cindyjan14
Houston, TX271 contributions
Jun 2017 • Family
You will come across this temple while hiking up to the top of the Mountain Takao. There are small shops next to it. It's a good experience to have while visiting Japan.
Written August 29, 2017
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