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Hokoji Temple

527-2 Chayacho Yamatoojidori Nanajo Agaru, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0931, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-561-1720
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A Lovely Small Temple and Shrine Complex

After visiting a dozen or so shrines and temples in Kyoto over the course of two days I find it... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2016
hfulghum
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Shoreline
We spent a peaceful new year's eve here with the locals

Ringing the bell at buddhist temples is a new year tradition for the Japanese, and so we went to... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2016
Throughtherayne
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Singapore, null, Singapore
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Sep 23, 2016
“A Lovely Small Temple and Shrine Complex”
Jan 5, 2016
“We spent a peaceful new year's eve here with the locals”
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527-2 Chayacho Yamatoojidori Nanajo Agaru, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0931, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed September 23, 2016

After visiting a dozen or so shrines and temples in Kyoto over the course of two days I find it hard to find new things to say about this one. I stumbled across it walking from the National Museum up a side street on my...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2016

Ringing the bell at buddhist temples is a new year tradition for the Japanese, and so we went to this temple to queue up with the locals at about 11.30pm. While queuing up, we also read up on the fascinating and tragic history of this...More

Thank Throughtherayne
Reviewed September 30, 2015

A great escape from the crowds, you can plunge yourself into history here. There are quite a few torii, mimicking Fushimi Inari in a smaller way. There is a huge bell with a gorgeous ceiling, something adults and kids alike will love. There is a...More

Thank mazatleca1
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