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Gesshoji Temple

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Great park & special atmosphere

Worth a little detour. The building is quite small but there's a wonderful garden to it. All along... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
PVR2
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The Netherlands
Interesting if you like temples or tea

This temple has one of the oldest teahouses in Matsue. The historic teahouse is off to the side of... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2012
Shojin
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Orange County
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17 Jun 2017
“Great park & special atmosphere”
16 Oct 2012
“well worth a visit!”
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Sotonakabaracho, Matsue 690-0875, Shimane Prefecture
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Worth a little detour. The building is quite small but there's a wonderful garden to it. All along the touristbus line, so you just have to get off to enjoy the quiet and the shrines.

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Reviewed 17 October 2012

lush and green temple sight mixing shinto with zen. portrait picture with the giant stone turtle is a must.

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Reviewed 10 September 2012

This temple has one of the oldest teahouses in Matsue. The historic teahouse is off to the side of the main temple which you see upon entry (we had to ask to see it). The main temple serves tea which we enjoyed while looking at...More

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