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Jun 6, 2019
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6 Teppoumachi, Takayama 506-0857, Gifu Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A Buddhist temple situated at he start of the Higashiyama walking course. A beauty and well maintained. Nice architectural structures.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank GanL
Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

This temple is located right at the tour bus parking lot. We were there on Saturday afternoon and there was barely anyone. Maybe 2-3 people inside the temple although there were quite a few tour buses. The temple is quite big, nothing inside or around...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed February 25, 2019

Another well maintained and pleasant Temple. Very clean and neat, but hardly exciting. When we visited we were the only souls there, besides bus drivers using its car park as a rare place to park. However a nice area to stroll around the narrow streets.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stan C
Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

Not so crowded as other places but worth visiting. Located close to the wooden houses. The gate at the entry is really impressive

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed January 6, 2015

We traveled by train lines, LTD express Hide wide view, it has beautiful scenery. Snowy valley Trees were white like in the film Frozen. When traveling to a city Takayama. We found an old town full of charm. Famous Dishes Hida beef is mixed with...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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Reviewed May 31, 2014

The temple itself is fairly typical, but worth a visit--and it's on your way to many delightful places in Takayama--you know, like the wonderful bridges, each of a different color. The ginko in the courtyard is twelve feet in diameter and has accumulated a personality...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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Reviewed October 4, 2013

This was one of the emptiest places I visited in Takayama and very nice for it as well. There's a large gatehouse with a guard who smiles when you come through, two well laid out gardens and the main hall. It's much the same as...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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