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Cool Temple

This temple takes a little bit of an uphill walk to get to, but it's got really picturesque views... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
Amy B
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London, United Kingdom
Colourful, Pictureque Landmark

Gojuno To is a red-lacquered, five-story pagoda perched on a hilltop. Built in the early 15th... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
inger_ted
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Richmond, Canada
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1-1 Miyajimacho, Hatsukaichi 739-0521, Hiroshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing much around the area. The pagoda was beautiful in photos. Worth to visit for quick photo snaps. Just snap and go.

Thank celestayk
Reviewed 3 August 2018

IT is beautiful with sharp red (orange) colour. It is better to take photos far away for the whole look. We didn't stay there for long while we couldn't go inside.

Thank cpcog
Reviewed 21 July 2018

This pagoda is kind of on an elevated area behind the main shrines of Miyajima but still in walking distance from the nearby ferry wharf. It is beautiful and worth the walk to see. You cannot go inside or climb it and you will see...More

Thank Brisbane41
Reviewed 14 July 2018

A huge disappointment as you will expect a lot more than what it actually is. I'm confident I'm not the only visitor whose rocked up and thought 'is that it?' Bottom Line? If you are in Miyajima then you should see it BUT do not...More

Thank Ajay P
Reviewed 13 July 2018

This temple takes a little bit of an uphill walk to get to, but it's got really picturesque views from the top.

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Gojuno To is a red-lacquered, five-story pagoda perched on a hilltop. Built in the early 15th century, the structure represents an example of traditional Japanese architecture--including the position of the rafters and decorative caps on the railings. There's also some Chinese architectural influence, in the...More

Thank inger_ted
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

You must climb a lot of stairs to get here that’s why it was much more quiet up there than down near the boulevard. Beautiful building and from up you have a great view over the city. Take some time and climb the stairs.

Thank ReisDNA
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

It’s difficult to miss this 5 tiered red pagoda as you walk around the island. We couldn’t help being attracted to it. We climbed a flight of steps to reach it. Since it was Sakura, there were cherry trees in bloom in the area making...More

Thank Coellum
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This is a nice place to stop by for a quick photo. If you're lucky you might be able to get some nearby cherry blossoms in your shot.

Thank bucketlisttravellers
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

A very prominent pagoda in the center of the town just raised on a small hill so it can be scene from many areas in town. Very pretty and well taken care of. Can't miss it and would not want to miss it if in...More

Thank Perry H
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