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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. To visit Koyasan Daimon and other attractions in Koya-cho, use our Koya-cho vacation planner.
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  • Is a beautiful and big. But just a big gate. Seriously don't have nothing. Have a one smal trail for hiking. 
  • Great views from this beautiful gateway. It is interesting to see what used to be Koya-San's main entry route. We didn't venture too far, but i think you could walk either up or down a little from her...  more »
  • Koyasan seven located in the mouth of a giant Deva, especially gate seems to be saying, is indeed a wonderful building is. It was good stuff besides four Deva Kings image and deduced that the gate itself and the works of art. Heavy snow since the beginning of this week was where you tucked into white, Red Gate and the balance is anything able to feel around. Guess what, everyone will pass through here? Only a can see that good things so take about 10 times from 5 minutes to and. Nevertheless, if even such good soil to take time out and slowly filled with product sales or fast-food disappointing Road station. I'm clearly exposes the true nature of travel companies do not even look at where inconsistent right now, and who he does not do business with.
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