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Hida Kokubun-ji Temple: Tours & Tickets

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1-83 Sowamachi, Takayama 506-0007, Gifu Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A Buddhist temple. Gorgeous, impressive 3 storey pagoda. There are many stone statues and monuments. Further behind, there is a grave site. Beautiful trees and plants, and can be seen that they are well maintained. Excellent toilet facilities. Do look out for the 1,200 years...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank GanL
Reviewed 4 September 2019 via mobile

A very quiet place to walk around and enjoy the beautiful temple and surrounds. Very few tourists apart from us and great photo opportunities.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank A4003IYpeterv
Reviewed 22 August 2019

The temple and tree area not that impressive but there are almost no tourists and you can see Japanese people pray so it feels very spiritual. There is also an old monk writing the goshuin who looks picture perfect.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank tlarraya
Reviewed 31 May 2019

We visited in the evening and it was lovely to see the pagoda without the crowds. The Ginkgo tree is not to be missed, really impressive and not something you see everyday!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 02amyw
Reviewed 8 May 2019

The original buildings of Takayama's oldest temple were constructed in the 8th century, but were destroyed. The buildings from now dates from the 16th century. A beautiful pagoda and an impressive ginkgo tree are not to be missed.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank NoeB1
Reviewed 18 April 2019

The temple is good but I loved this place mainly for its huge and wonderful 1200 year old Ginkgo tree. Such character

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank BattyBebington
Reviewed 16 April 2019

Note a great deal to see but worth a visit if youre nearby. The old ginkgo tree is particularly impressive being over 1200 years old

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank GerryGG
Reviewed 8 April 2019 via mobile

We stopped by mid afternoon on the way back to our hotel. It was super quiet with no other tourists there. English on all the signs and the 1200 year old tree was very cool. It was much more relaxing visiting this temple as I...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank kottaway
Reviewed 7 April 2019

Dropped by to see this little temple in the rain. Not a lot to see other than the famous huge Ginko tree.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ECWorld
Reviewed 27 February 2019

Close to the station, this is a neat temple and pagoda with a huge 1200 year old Ginko tree. Worth walking through while in town, allow about five or ten minutes

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Stan C
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