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Kasamori-ji Temple

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Rock top temple in forest

Sky-high temple atop of big rock in a forest of Tokyo Metropolitan Area. Scaffolding and steep... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2017
shohei n
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Tokyo, Japan
Unique upraised kannon temple

One of the few upraised temple in Japan as kyomizu in Kyoto. This is situated in very peaceful... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2016
M D
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Sep 16, 2017
“Rock top temple in forest”
Apr 26, 2016
“Unique upraised kannon temple”
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302 Kasamori, Chonan-machi, Chosei-gun 297-0125, Chiba Prefecture
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Reviewed September 16, 2017

Sky-high temple atop of big rock in a forest of Tokyo Metropolitan Area. Scaffolding and steep stairway enhance the impact of elevation. Show off in the morning. Intriguing coincidence of parallel location at latitude 35°23′N with a national treasure temple " Nageire-doh, Mitokusan "( Tottori...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

One of the few upraised temple in Japan as kyomizu in Kyoto. This is situated in very peaceful forest in Chonan town in countryside of Chiba. Founded in 784 during Nara period; main hall built in 1028 at emperor request. Those who have issue walking...More

Thank M D
Reviewed July 2, 2015

January 2,2015 The temple is surrounded by pay parking so there wont be any problem to those traveling by car. Like Us The entrance to the temple is long concrete narrow staircase that will take you all the way to the top (Girls be warned;...More

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Reviewed October 28, 2014

You can here birds humming to nature's silence. As you walk up, you see this beautiful temple. You may pray as you climb up top, mind you that you have to remove your footwear and wear those that are provided below. It may seem creepy...More

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