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Choraku-ji

Maybe a little bit overpriced (650 Yen for adults), but still worth it. The View is simply amazing... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2016
Dilara Ö
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Kyoto, Japan
Worth the cost of entry

Walk all the way up to the top past the waterfall and to the left just below burial ground. Opening... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
Sarsprdoc
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Saratoga Springs, New York
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Oct 15, 2017
“Worth the cost of entry”
Nov 2, 2016
“Choraku-ji”
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626 Maruyama-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0071, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Walk all the way up to the top past the waterfall and to the left just below burial ground. Opening in the trees looks over most of Kyoto. Very peaceful and off the busy tourist walks.

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Reviewed November 2, 2016

Maybe a little bit overpriced (650 Yen for adults), but still worth it. The View is simply amazing. It is definitely a recommended place for photography enthusiasts.

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Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

This is such a small peaceful place to come after the hussel n bussel of yasaka shrine. Quite walk ways leading to a small unusual waterfall. Visit the tea room with small garden. Place is not to be missed

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Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Nice and calm! Can see real monks. Very relaxing. Nice small garden with pond. Entry fee is 500 yen. Worth spend!

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Reviewed June 5, 2013

I particularly appreciated the possibility of praying with Monk Sonsen in the morning. Sunrise, birds singing, ideal place and time for meditation. Monk Sonsen is really a nice person, he speaks a few words in english but we managed to communicate somehow. There is a...More

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