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Koyasan Visitor Information Center

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A source of great info

We stopped here to check on a few things when we arrived in Koyasan. The woman who helped us was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
betteskid
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This information centre is very helpful and useful too. Some staff speak english and they were very... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2016
Vikash S
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“A source of great info”
1 Sep 2018
“Walking tour”
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347 Koyasan | Daishi Church 1F, Koya-cho, Ito-gun 648-0211, Wakayama Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here to check on a few things when we arrived in Koyasan. The woman who helped us was very knowledgeable and went out of her way to be sure all of our questions were answered. She also offered additional tips and insights and...More

Thank betteskid
Trail820659, Owner at Koyasan Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comment. That encourages us. We're always happy to help foreign visitors to stay or spend time in Koyasan convenient and comfortable.

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We booked on the scheduled afternoon walking tour with the tourist office at the main square. My husband and I were the only 2 people on the walk that day. We had a lovely guide. Her name was Natsumi (I hope I have spelt that...More

Thank scotwithadevil
Trail820659, Owner at Koyasan Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comment. This year, it is still hotter than usual and walking along the cemetery, there are still some mosquitoes are there. Most of our guides are preparing for that and also ready for all emergency.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Helpful if you find a decent English speaker person. In general it is not difficult to fetch all the in information you may need at your lodge or on the internet but it is handy to get all the timetables some info on the ongoing...More

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Trail820659, Owner at Koyasan Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comment. We're always happy to help foreign visitors to stay or spend time in Koyasan convenient and comfortable. We're happy that anybody drops by even in any small questions.

Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

This information centre is very helpful and useful too. Some staff speak english and they were very efficient. They suggested a few good places to visit and also privided information about buses and train timetable. They checked the connections on JR lines and advised about...More

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Trail820659, Owner at Koyasan Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comment. That encourages us. We're always happy to help foreign visitors to stay or spend time in Koyasan convenient and comfortable.

Reviewed 13 June 2015

I'm not sure why they exist. They didn't really help with anything. There's brochures there, if that's what you're looking for.

Thank George C
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Located very close to the main temples in Koya, this center is a welcoming spot for weary travellers to rest their feet and place their backpacks. The staff are trained in English too. Drinking water is available along with an open tent for seating where...More

1  Thank nam_gypseagal
Reviewed 7 March 2015

In the visitor center in Koyasan they really helped us very well to plan our travel from there. They even did make a phone call for us to an other information in Naoshima center to get more information. They speak English very well. Very helpful!

Thank BastiaanBS
Reviewed 22 December 2014

There are 3 visitor information centers located around Koyasan town. The main center is at the main intersection in town – it offers free WI-FI. The other centers are located at either entrances to Okonoin. They have very helpful English speaking staff but I could...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2014

Thanks to them we were able to organize our Hiking trails and local visits and could manage efficiently the little time that se Unfortunatelyhad in Koyasan. Really helpful and agreeable staff

Thank Daniela C
Reviewed 29 October 2014

Gave complete details what to visit in koyasan, which bus to take and the route of journey. very helpful if you are visiting for the first time

Thank kalay2014
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