Koyasan Danjo Garan, Koya-cho

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Head to Koyasan Danjo Garan for a peaceful atmosphere in the midst of tall shady trees. Established in 816 CE, the shrine features about 20 temples, mostly reconstructions of the original buildings. Taking almost 70 years to complete from 816 CE, the complex’s oldest building, the great pagoda, has been destroyed five times, mostly by lightning strikes. Also find Kondo, which has been rebuilt six times due to being destroyed by fire during its history. It dates back to 819 CE and is used to host religious ceremonies. For Koyasan Danjo Garan and beyond, use our Koya-cho online day trip planner to get the most from your Koya-cho vacation.
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  •  One of the major buildings koya-San, is a huge tower. There are 5 statues inside, which is good, I liked the view and the entire space of the world. Is not to be missed in Koyasan.
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  • Pretty impressive spot in Mt. koya. Here is places be sure to see anyone not time his pine Hall and went etc etc etc.
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  • Beautiful special place not so tourist! Much to see to stroll around and feel!
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