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Treasure hunting at antique fair.

One of big reason to visit there from all of the world is huge antique fair. The antique fair open... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Ayako I
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United States
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Nice temple, lovely cherry bloosums

First we when to the temple area when the flea market was on, nice large area, many vendors, not so... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Matthias F
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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1 Kujomachi, Minami-ku, Kyoto 601-8473, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

One of big reason to visit there from all of the world is huge antique fair. The antique fair open ones a month so please check the schedule on the website. It is treasure hunting for adults so you may find nice things which you...More

Thank Ayako I
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

First we when to the temple area when the flea market was on, nice large area, many vendors, not so crowded then other flea markets, even better and more reasonable products on offer. On another day we visited just the temple just nice!

Thank Matthias F
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We have visited Toji by early April this year. It was located about 20 minutes walking distance from JR Kyoto Station. Payment to visit the internal parts of Pagoda and Temple proper was required. The whole temple compound was large but quiet for visiting. Nice...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We visited late in the afternoon and the whole area was quiet with a pretty atmosphere. The pagoda itself is really impressive. It's the tallest one in Japan. Recommended.

Thank Štěpánka Č
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Although it was a cold winters day with occasional snow flurries this is a beautiful place to visit. The pagoda is amazing at five stories and the serenity of the place is inspiring. Highly recommend a visit.

Thank Andrea H
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

The five story pagoda here is just beautiful and on such a mighty scale. The inside of the pagoda and the other temple buildings are equally as amazing. There were hardly any other tourists either. Don't miss out!

Thank jenkle89
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Toji-in is known for the tallest pagoda in Japan. It's easy to access from Kyoto station (about 10-15 minutes walking) and has several buildings and a Japanese garden that can be explored. It's worth the visit but there are other better options in Kyoto if...More

Thank Christian A
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing place, really clean like all Japan in general and cheap for what it is. The atmosphere is great the gardens are gorgeous and the buildings incredible, I wish I could go again and actually enter the 5Floor pagoda

1  Thank Turi M
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Plentiful buddhist statuary, landmark pagoda (which was open for public viewing when I visited) lovely gardens and pond, as well as an area which contains the home of the Shingon founder Kobo Daishi Kukai during his time at this temple ca 823. The lecture hall...More

Thank housesun90
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful temple, it's one of the tallest in Kyoto, nice to spend short walk in there, easy to find after came out the subway.

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