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When you read about a place it's hard to imagine exactly what it will be like. The train really does stop at the end of the line and a modern cable car takes you up the mountain. Be aware that you are carrying your own...More
Absolutely unique stay in Koyasan, amazing place and relaxing atmosphere.
The monks were very welcoming and kind during all our stay.
Our traditional style room was large, clean and had a fantastic garden view.
Yukata available in the room.
Private bathroom, no shower. We had...More
Koyasan is a magical and peaceful place. You will travel by subway and train and finally a cable car takes you to the top of the mountain, and you will find yourself in a totally different world. A small and quiet village with temples scattered...More
Koyasan is a very special place - a Buddhist home to more than 100 monasteries. One reaches the town by train and cable car which is easy to do. To experience Koyasan it is good to stay in temple lodgings , sleep on futons and...More
Stayed for one night with my wife. This is a very spiritual unique place. Check in is done by one of the Buddhist monks accomodating the temple. Staying at Koya San became a little touristic, but even though, getting up early in the morning to...More
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We took the local bus to Okunoin which worked out fine and a taxi back to Fudoin. You could walk it but it's a fair hoof. We did the night tour and had no problem getting back to Fudoin or in. You might let the desk monk... More
We took the local bus to Okunoin which worked out fine and a taxi back to Fudoin. You could walk it but it's a fair hoof. We did the night tour and had no problem getting back to Fudoin or in. You might let the desk monk know that's what you are doing. A wonderful place to stay!