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Gesshoji Temple

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Great park & special atmosphere

Worth a little detour. The building is quite small but there's a wonderful garden to it. All along... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2017
PVR2
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The Netherlands
Interesting if you like temples or tea

This temple has one of the oldest teahouses in Matsue. The historic teahouse is off to the side of... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2012
Shojin
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Orange County
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Jun 17, 2017
“Great park & special atmosphere”
Oct 16, 2012
“well worth a visit!”
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Sotonakabaracho, Matsue 690-0875, Shimane Prefecture
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Reviewed June 17, 2017

Worth a little detour. The building is quite small but there's a wonderful garden to it. All along the touristbus line, so you just have to get off to enjoy the quiet and the shrines.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed October 16, 2012

lush and green temple sight mixing shinto with zen. portrait picture with the giant stone turtle is a must.

Date of experience: October 2012
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Reviewed September 10, 2012

This temple has one of the oldest teahouses in Matsue. The historic teahouse is off to the side of the main temple which you see upon entry (we had to ask to see it). The main temple serves tea which we enjoyed while looking at...More

Date of experience: June 2012
2  Thank Shojin
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