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Kinbu Shrine

1292, YoshInoyama, Yoshino-gun, Yoshino-cho 639-3115, Nara Prefecture
+81 746-32-1089
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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
Legends of Samurai in Yoshino

The story of the Samurai Minamoto no Yoshitsune saying good bye to his lover and hiding out in the... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2015
BryanBaier
,
Nara, Japan
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  • Excellent20%
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  • Average54%
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26 Dec 2015
“Very old”
31 Aug 2015
“Legends of Samurai in Yoshino”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
1292, YoshInoyama, Yoshino-gun, Yoshino-cho 639-3115, Nara Prefecture
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+81 746-32-1089
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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.

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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

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