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Address: 712 Takamatsuinari, Okayama 701-1331, Okayama Prefecture
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beautiful Buddhist temple

It is worth taking time to visit this shrine. There is parking [charged] and a reasonable walk through a shop lined alley to reach the shrine. Over the past 7 years, the shops... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed April 6, 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2016

It is worth taking time to visit this shrine. There is parking [charged] and a reasonable walk through a shop lined alley to reach the shrine. Over the past 7 years, the shops have gradually closed down which is a shame but you can still get souvenirs. The entrance to the shrine is flanked by 2 golden gods and 2... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2014

After disappointments with the castle and gardens, we opted to travel out of town to visit this shrine. It was a beautiful day with rich harvests in process and the temple and temple grounds were extremely interesting. A real slice of real Japan. highly recommended if you have the time. An easy train ride and nice 2km walk or bike... More 

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Okayama, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2012

there is a gigantic "torii". shirine it self is just okay but there is a long market street on the way to shrine and its very "japanese".

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Kurashiki, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2012

HUGE place, revered by locals, lots of places to explore in the compound.

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