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Wonderful small Zen Buddhist temple

This small temple was popular with the locals; there were small tour groups both times I was there... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2017
ECWorld
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Hong Kong, China
Beautiful

A very beautiful experience. Calm and peaceful and quiet if you go early morning. Well worth a... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2016
pollyoppy
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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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Jan 26, 2017
“Wonderful small Zen Buddhist temple”
Mar 1, 2016
“Beautiful”
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15-812 Hommachi Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0981, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed January 26, 2017

This small temple was popular with the locals; there were small tour groups both times I was there. I tried coming late in the afternoon when the tour groups had left, and had the chance to enjoy the serenity and beautiful of the rocks garden...More

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Reviewed March 1, 2016

A very beautiful experience. Calm and peaceful and quiet if you go early morning. Well worth a visit.

Thank pollyoppy
Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

You can walk here from Kinkakujin, just 20 minutes. The most interesting thing is the rocks garden. Nice place. But if you are not after religious buildings, you don't have to come to Kyoto for this.

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