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Kanteibyo (Kuan Ti Miao Temple)

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140 Yamashita-cho, Naka-ku, Yokohama 231-0023, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

Located in Chinatown this was one of the finest examples of ornate architecture and brilliant coloured temples we saw in Japan. The decorations, rooflines, and pillars are all impressive. It is very well maintained and still well used and popular with worshipers. It is interesting...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank global3adventure
Reviewed 9 June 2018

It is easily found in Chinatown. We went at night and it was a good choice. Looked a bit more exotic than in the day time. Yokohama is so clean, and so organized, this is a bit more like the rest of Asia. Interesting place...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank laughinghusky
Reviewed 10 April 2018

This is a very colourful temple in the heart of Yokohama Chinatown. We were there early on a Saturday morning. There were only a couple of people there doing the cleaning, and we were not allowed to go inside. But it is pretty impressive from...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This was a lovely temple to find as we walked the busy streets of Yokohama's China Town. While it can get a bit crowded, the steps out front seemed to be popular with everyone for photos. It really is a quick stop on the much...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Chaplain M
Reviewed 30 November 2017

If you go to Japan you can not miss this place is the oldest temple in Tokyo in the middle of a moderate city. Amazing.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

(Oct2016) This is a very complete & authentic Chinese temple in the middle of Chinatown in Yokohama,Kanagawa,Japan. It is quite quite impressive that so much can be filled into such a small plot of land. It is quite beautiful on the outside and also beautiful...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Pretty beautiful temple, you have limited access to it but enough to have a good view. Nice stop when visiting Chugakai.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank PatrickBonadies
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This is a fairly typiucal temple but interesting located in the heart of Chinatown in Yokohama. It is well worth a visit as is Chinatown which is not typical of Japanese cities.The temple and Chinatown is a short walk from Motomachi-Chugakai station.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 3 May 2017

It is located in Chinatown and is noticeable. Loads of tourist visit just to take pictures as one cant resist to ignore.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

This one of a couple of picturesque temples in Chinatown. It will attract your camera. It is located a short, 5-minute, walk from our hotel (Rose Yokohama). There are many shops and almost countless places to eat in Chinatown.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank James T
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