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Heirin-ji Temple

3-1-1 Nobitome, Niiza 352-0011, Saitama Prefecture
+81 48-477-1242
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Mesmerizing Momiji

Not very far from Tokyo this Zen temple garden offers one of the finest Momiji viewing around... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2015
hasanarif
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Tokyo, Japan
Find peace here visit.

We had a wonderful walk around the grounds of the Heirinji Temple, and were able to get away from... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2014
happyessextraveller
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Essex
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good53%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Dec 15, 2015
“Mesmerizing Momiji”
Sep 16, 2014
“Find peace here visit.”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3-1-1 Nobitome, Niiza 352-0011, Saitama Prefecture
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+81 48-477-1242
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Reviewed 16 December 2015

Not very far from Tokyo this Zen temple garden offers one of the finest Momiji viewing around Tokyo. You can take some food & drinks and have an unforgettable picnic sitting amidst the vibrant autumn colors.

1  Thank hasanarif
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Reviewed 17 September 2014

We had a wonderful walk around the grounds of the Heirinji Temple, and were able to get away from the background rumble of traffic noise, and just sit and think for a while. A little oasis in a busy world! There are some interesting buildings...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2012

Heirin-ji is an extraordinary Zen temple, not just for its aesthetic charms, but also because it is a "working" temple. This place is not an artifact, but a 600-year-old living, breathing example of the Zen tradition. The grounds are most famous for their maple trees...More

3  Thank Adam123474
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