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Kiyomizu Temple

1119-1 Setakamachi Motoyoshi, Miyama 835-0003, Fukuoka Prefecture
+81 944-63-7625
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23 Mar 2017
12 Apr 2016
“Must visit!”
1119-1 Setakamachi Motoyoshi, Miyama 835-0003, Fukuoka Prefecture
+81 944-63-7625
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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Words and pictures cannot portray the beauty and serenity of this place. The whole backdrop and view is surreal-- not an electric pole or wire to be seen which is a rarety in Japan!!!!

Thank fidusmager
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This temple is famous for it's location that is over a hanging cliff. The platform of the main hall being supported by 139 giant pillars.

1  Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 19 November 2015

I've heard that this temple was a good spot to see Koyo so I decided to get there. The temple was on the mountain and I had to drive up there. There was no English sign there and it made it difficult to find the...More

1  Thank ratpage
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

A very nice touristy spot. Very hot in summer though. The path leading to the temple is lined with shops selling local foodstuff and souvenirs. The temple is built on a slightly elevated ground. I didn't get a chance to enter the worship halls but...More

Thank Sneetch80
Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

The area is huge! Lots of places to rent kimonos, lots of places to buy souvenirs and shop around. The temple is amazing with a multi roof pagoda in the area. There are also multiple small shrines and monuments in that area, meaning you're able...More

Thank Tiff501
Reviewed 27 April 2015

I walked bout 10-15 mins to reach the temple from bus parking area, not so tired because many souvenir shops and food stop along the street. The weather was perfect to walk around the temple, windy but sunny. Inside the temple, had a wish-come-true water,...More

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