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Yoshimizu Shrine

Yoshinoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun 639-3115, Nara Prefecture
+81 746-32-3024
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Ancient imperial palace

This shrine used to be the imperial palace of the Southern Dynasty. You have to pay for the... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2016
Kimitaka S
Just ok

It came as a surprise that a 200 yen compulsory "donation for the shrine repairs" was charged. The... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2016
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
28 Jun 2016
“Ancient imperial palace”
5 Apr 2016
“Just ok”
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Yoshinoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun 639-3115, Nara Prefecture
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

This shrine used to be the imperial palace of the Southern Dynasty. You have to pay for the entrance for the exhibition inside. But in my opinion, it is worth to visit. There is a imperial throne of Emperor Godaigo, and some other displays are...More

Thank Kimitaka S
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

It came as a surprise that a 200 yen compulsory "donation for the shrine repairs" was charged. The view from here, as with many other spots around the mountain was excellent. For this, I am not rating it any higher.

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Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

The views of the mountains offered by this shrine is magnificently unobstructed, offering a wide expanse of green foliage. The shrine itself is smaller compared with the nearby kipusenji and it inner halls are closed when we visited so we could view some of the...More

Thank Wennie W
Reviewed 17 May 2015

The Yoshimizu Shrine is a popular place in the spring time to enjoy one of the best views of cherry flowers in full bloom. They say a glance can command a thousand cherry trees in front of you. When we visited in early April, we...More

1  Thank Chuzaa
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Very ancient temple. Didn't have a chance to see it's full "face" as it is under renovation. We can imagine the magnificent view from the front garden if the flowers are fully blooming.

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Reviewed 9 February 2015

We came to Yoshino for sakura, not temple visiting; we did not pay the ¥400 entrance to the temple, but we took advantage of wonderful views from the temple grounds The temple is about a 20 minute walk from the ropeway station. To get to...More

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