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The temple is a bit far from the Nara center to walk and Kintetsu station but you can get there by bus.
The temple was huge and there are a few other buildings in the compound. It will take a bit of time to cover...More
Its a lot bigger than I expected, it was busy but it did not feel busy because of the amount of space, make sure you take a look at the replica models inside the temple and talk to the volunteer guides inside the temple.
Toshodaiji is just the behind the Yakushiji but the contrast of the 2 temple are totally different .
It is worth to visit 2 temple together .Especially one can enjoy walking around the garden with more greens than Yakushiji. One can combine the 2 temples...More