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We stopped by mid afternoon on the way back to our hotel. It was super quiet with no other tourists there. English on all the signs and the 1200 year old tree was very cool. It was much more relaxing visiting this temple as I...More
The temple and shrine pale when compared to the amazing ones in Kyoto, Tokyo, etc.. That said, go see it anyways - it is between the JR train station and historic district, so is on your way.
The amazing thing to see is the 1200...More
I was very lucky to meet an Australian with a book that she was getting signed. I asked her about it and got my own Temple book that I had stamped while I was traveling in Japan. It was FUN and made for a great...More
Visited this temple in the early hours of the morning and it was very peaceful. Not many people around and if you are driving, you can drive your car into the compound without needing to find parking space. The pagoda was picturesque with snow surrounding...More