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An old Samurai Wooden Shrine near the top

As i took 2 buses up to near the top, this was the 1st shrine 1 saw in the mountain. It is not... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
JustLoveToFly
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Singapore, Singapore
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Legends of Samurai in Yoshino

The story of the Samurai Minamoto no Yoshitsune saying good bye to his lover and hiding out in the... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2015
BryanBaier
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Osaka, Japan
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Apr 14, 2018
“An old Samurai Wooden Shrine near the top”
Dec 26, 2015
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1292, YoshInoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun 639-3115, Nara Prefecture
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

As i took 2 buses up to near the top, this was the 1st shrine 1 saw in the mountain. It is not crowded but interesting to visit. There is a toilet stop near it as well.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JustLoveToFly
Reviewed 27 December 2015

A thousand-year old wooden shrine. Misty and secluded environment adds a peculiar touch. Requires an hour uphill hike, but you can drive there, too.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Vladislav C
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The story of the Samurai Minamoto no Yoshitsune saying good bye to his lover and hiding out in the "Kakure-to" Hideout Pagoda, the location at the top of Mt. Yoshino, and the Shugendo Buddhist cleansing chanting service one can participate in make Kinpu Shrine an...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank BryanBaier
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