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Koshoji Temple

78 Yagotohonmachi, Showa-ku, Nagoya 466-0825, Aichi Prefecture
+81 52-832-2801
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A large temple complex with a variety of attractions!

Koshoji is magnificent!! It is a large, elegantly designed temple complex filled with well-crafted... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2018
Thomas C
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Nagoya, Japan
Beautiful temple

This is a large site with several temple and pagodas set amid park land. There is also a large... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2018
Henchelson
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Kettering, United Kingdom
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Mar 30, 2018
“Beautiful temple”
May 27, 2018
“A large temple complex with a variety of attractions!”
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78 Yagotohonmachi, Showa-ku, Nagoya 466-0825, Aichi Prefecture
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+81 52-832-2801
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Koshoji is magnificent!! It is a large, elegantly designed temple complex filled with well-crafted statues, a lovely fountain, small gardens, different temples and even a large cemetery. The whole complex is surrounded by a deep green forest that creates an important buffer zone between the...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

This is a large site with several temple and pagodas set amid park land. There is also a large Buddha. Very peaceful place to visit.

Thank Henchelson
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Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Nice way to spend a weekend Even if you are not interested to template, the trail walking is quite relaxing but if you are traveler that wants to maximize your value or Facebook photo like, there's much better option than this.

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Reviewed February 17, 2017

This is my neighborhood temple and absolutely love this place, beautiful, peaceful and you can seat quiet inside. Beautiful grounds.

Thank Sarla T
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Reviewed August 3, 2016

This temple was worth a visit especially that after the temple we had tea ceremony in temple's traditional garden. The Chado ceremony was special and our tea hostess was very hospitable. Temple garden is small but pretty and nice to walk around.

Thank Zana M
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Reviewed April 20, 2016

I saw no small amount of this temple complex, Kōshōji 興正寺. I went 'around the back' and wondered along covered corridors and verandas surrounding a spacious landscape garden. There were ornately decked-out tatami rooms, a store room furnished as a trendy seating area, a water...More

Thank ART196
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Reviewed June 22, 2015

This is a lovely temple and open space just 5 minutes walk from Yagota station, complete with pagoda and buddha. There are several entrances but the more obvious and popular entrance is the easiest as the others have many steps. There are many places of...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2012

They have a traditional flea market on thursday and that's were you get to sample and see the local sights. Very interesting!

3  Thank WanderlustJournal
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