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kaijyusenji Temple, Kizugawa

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  • Kaijyusenji is known for its pagoda, which is designated as a national treasure. And to see it, it is worth visiting this temple, or even going to Kizugawa city. The convenient way to get there is...  more »
  • We got off the train at Kamo and hiked through the small town, then up through countryside, over a river, past farms and along a winding mountain road until we finally arrived about one and a half...  more »
  • An amazing temple in the mountains south of Kyoto, best accessed by car. It is on the course of temples containing images of the Eleven-Headed Kannon. It has a number of points of interest, including an ancient life-sized wooden statue of Kannon that can be viewed exceptionally up close; and an architecturally interesting pagoda from the Kamakura period. Situated on the south slope of a mountain, its name derives from the resemblance of the hills in the landscape below to islands in the sea. Highly recommended, very quiet, and only 100 yen admission.
  • historical temple with great view
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