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Hidden Beautiful Temple

This place is not very popular among tourist, unlike Kinkakuji which is known by everybody. And... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Malachy B
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Medan, Indonesia
Red leaves

Bishamondo is famous for red leaves in autumn. The nearest station is JR or subway Yamashina, but... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Kimitaka S
via mobile
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

This place is not very popular among tourist, unlike Kinkakuji which is known by everybody. And that also the reason I choose to visit this temple. After visit other popular temples crowded with people, I think it would be nice to visit a temple with...More

Thank Malachy B
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Bishamondo is famous for red leaves in autumn. The nearest station is JR or subway Yamashina, but anyway you must walk about 20 minuets. There is indication and it is not difficult to reach this temple. To enter inside of the building, you must pay...More

Thank Kimitaka S
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I rarely give 5 point ratings, but Bishamondo temple certainly deserves it We happen to stay through Airbnb in Yamashina area near the station. As we were walking on new year's day, we saw the sign to Bishamondo temple. We follow flock of people and...More

Thank J M
Reviewed 27 June 2015

This place is only known among Kyoto people and its neighbors. 20 minutes walk toward North from Jr Yamashina Station which is just one station east from Kyoto leads you to the secret gem in mountains. Different from many other famous places in Kyoto, number...More

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