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Kinbu Shrine

1292, YoshInoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun 639-3115, Nara Prefecture
+81 746-32-1089
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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 1 week ago
JustLoveToFly
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Singapore, Singapore
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Very old

A thousand-year old wooden shrine. Misty and secluded environment adds a peculiar touch. Requires... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2015
Vladislav C
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Furlong, Pennsylvania
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1 week ago
“An old Samurai Wooden Shrine near the top”
26 Dec 2015
“Very old”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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1292, YoshInoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun 639-3115, Nara Prefecture
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+81 746-32-1089
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

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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.

Thank Vladislav C
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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

Thank BryanBaier
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