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Yudonosan Shrine

7 Tamugimata Rokujurimata, Tsuruoka 997-0532, Yamagata Prefecture
+81 235-62-4727
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Interesting temple complex

The temple guard was a bit touchy about where you stood but since nothing was in English we hadn't... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
LondonTell
,
London
an interesting shrine experience

A very interesting experience. This is the last visit on the holy mountain tour. Frist is Haguro... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2015
DCx3
,
Osaka, Japan
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 Feb 2017
“Interesting temple complex”
5 Oct 2015
“an interesting shrine experience”
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7 Tamugimata Rokujurimata, Tsuruoka 997-0532, Yamagata Prefecture
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+81 235-62-4727
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

The temple guard was a bit touchy about where you stood but since nothing was in English we hadn't taken our shoes off at the designated area. He got about photography even from the outside so we called it a day. It's a nice walk...More

Thank LondonTell
Reviewed 5 October 2015

A very interesting experience. This is the last visit on the holy mountain tour. Frist is Haguro san, 2nd is Gassan and Yudonosan is the last, they all have a meaning and are supposed to be visited in this order. Yudonosan shrine is very strict...More

Thank DCx3
Reviewed 19 June 2015

This site is worth the trip even if you aren't doing all of the Dewa sanzen. Naturally we cannot tell you what you will see or some very nasty dieties having a bad hair day will likely visit us both, but we can say that...More

1  Thank BoxcarSmith
Reviewed 23 July 2014

If I were reviewing just the shrine itself, I would give it only 2 stars. Its very touristic, there were busloads of tourists subjected to the 500y/person cleansing ceremony and then shuttled through the shrine, which is quite interesting. We did the whole dewa sanzan...More

1  Thank Klasu_Hel
Reviewed 27 September 2009

Having been to Gassan, Chokkai san and Yudonosan, Yodono san was unquestionably my least preferred. If you are goig for nature it is not especially impressive. It is very much a shrine (as part of Dewa sanzan that is to be expected) but it felt...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2017
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Reviewed 3 January 2017
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile
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Reviewed 29 October 2016
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