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Rokuharamitsuji Temple

81-1 Rokurocho, Higashiyama-ku, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605-0813, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-561-6980
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Worth braving the crowds

There are so many temples and shrines to visit in Japan. This one is worth the visit. The... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
rhuri6
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Surfers Paradise, Australia
Interesting statues at the back

Nice shrine with a beautiful statue in the front, the shrine itself is lovely but the real gem here... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
ambJax
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Ottawa, Canada
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10 Jul 2018
“Worth braving the crowds”
19 Apr 2017
“Interesting statues at the back”
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81-1 Rokurocho, Higashiyama-ku, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605-0813, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

There are so many temples and shrines to visit in Japan. This one is worth the visit. The architecture and ornateness of each one is a reflection of the shoguns power. Fascinating history and photo opportunity.

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Nice shrine with a beautiful statue in the front, the shrine itself is lovely but the real gem here for me was around the back. Walk around the shrine (along the decking, shoes off area) and there is another building. Pay a small fee to...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

There was lots of work being done on this sight but it was in good shape and yet another lovely temple. I would visit the larger places first if your short on time.

Thank Preston S
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Arrived on the third of January, I planned to come here for a prayer of good fortune. This temple offers annually on this day, just this day, a kind of healthy tea, included matcha, kombu (kelp) and Ume (plum). The tea was charged in 300...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Small shrine with a beautiful Buddha statue. It's worth a visit to see the intricate paintings on the roof top of the shrine

Thank fe d
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