Koyasan Daimon, Koya-cho

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Marking the western entrance to the ancient Shingen temple complex, you'll see the vermilion gate of Koyasan Daimon as it rises starkly to 25 m (82 ft) high. Displaying ornate woodwork, the gate is guarded by two fearsome-looking but benevolent guardian dieties, Lord Un and Ah. You'll see what the pilgrims of the olden days saw, as they ended their travels and arrived here, the headquarters of the Shingen Buddhist sect. Using our international travel planner, Koya-cho attractions like Koyasan Daimon can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This gate is 25 m high and can fits easily in a photo, it is not. It is recommended to fit a picture from far away as soon as possible. U-turn to take Nankai koya buses from gokuraku-ji Temple, and beyond this is seen several times from the car window.
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  • This is at one end of Koyasan and is an entrance gate. Whilst it is impressive, there's not much else to see here and there is a road that runs right past it.  more »
  • Incision at the time it as the main gate was the gate. Current building is rebuilt in 1705, and burnt in forest fires, lightning, etc.. 2 bed 2nd floor gate at 25.1 m height. Kongorikishi statue (NIO-SAMA) is laid to the left and right. Said that next to Namdaemun of Todai-ji Temple NIO guardian statues Japan 2 second of shadow of the Colossus is the NIO guardian statues is made of, any luck on the great sculptors flourished in the Edo. In front of the "daily hikage North and necessarily the examination known ruins of the conduct oneself conduct oneself to" that Word is. Meaning that you saved us over here and there that is your master every day represented the appearance from his mausoleum, accompanied by two people it represents faith. And Benten peak trailhead located daimon Yokote, Kobo Daishi founded the Summit "benzaiten is enshrined. Close views of sunsets. Awaji island, lives in the sunny air or looks. Nearby there are help jizo.
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  • Beautiful view over the valley. The sunset can be seen from here and is extremely breathtaking.
  • A must visit in Koyasan. Impressive 25 meter tall gate. Usually not many visitors around, so, easy to take good photos with no people.
  • Impressive gate. Must visit at Koyasan
  • The entrance of Mt.KOUYA.You can see beautiful sunset around here.
  • The Koyasan mountain trail ends across the street from this gate. This gate is the first building you see finishing the trail.

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