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Very zen

Took my 3 kids here one day, searching some peace and calm, a reprieve from jibber jabbing and... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2014
Mamapickels
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Surrounded by mountains and trees

Wow, in the mountains & surrounded by forrest. It could be the movie set and center of a adventures... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
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7 Jun 2018
“Surrounded by mountains and trees”
18 Nov 2015
“Tranquil”
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660 Unto, Minamiuonuma 949-6542, Niigata Prefecture
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Wow, in the mountains & surrounded by forrest. It could be the movie set and center of a adventures story or just about monks. Huge trees, silent, tranquil. If you like nature and temple, this is the place to go.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank martinatakano
Reviewed 19 November 2015

The place is very quiet and beautiful. Not so big so you can cover within 1 hour. If you are not a fan of temples you might find it boring

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank kdilhara
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Untoan is just off a back road at the foot of the local mountains. It is a lovely spot and the temple blends in well. An imposing wooden gate with fierce looking guardians, a paved entrance path through some tall trees. The temple itself is...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

Took my 3 kids here one day, searching some peace and calm, a reprieve from jibber jabbing and requests for electronics. Stepped through the entrance gate and I was dwarfed by ancient trees, fresh air and a good excuse to zone out. Magnificent setting at...More

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