May I ask the average time to go around Engyoji and back to the ropeway? Approximate hours of stay in the mountain.
From memory, waiting for the bus, the bus trip to the rope way, the rope way itself and then walking around the area - would have taken a good 2+ hours. I'd allow 3 - 4 hours to visit there. Do I think it was worth it, yes. It was so peaceful and serene up in the mountain and the Shrine is stunning. Himeji Castle in contrast has so many people visiting.
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