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Yasakanoto, Kyoto
(4.1/5 based on 150 reviews on the web)
Stop and savor the impressive structure of Yasakanoto, standing alone, thanks to most of its companion buildings having been destroyed over the years. Take in this wonderful example of Japanese architecture; with its traditional wooden composition and imposing stature, it makes for a great photo opportunity. Note that the overhead powerlines that are usually a common sight in Japanese cities have been removed here to preserve the pagoda's beauty. To visit Yasakanoto and other attractions in Kyoto, use our Kyoto vacation builder.
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  • View into Yasaka pagoda is Kyoto view. During this important cultural property, will be in the picture, but really go into that. The inspiring. However, occasional publication is like. In addition. There is Kiso yoshinaka kubizuka precincts.
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  • A short walk from Gion district is the oldest (and beautiful) pagoda in Kyoto. You get to see from afar but hardly the one would imagine so wedged between the houses of the past of the old historic quarters. The view which can be seen approaching from the Valley is really unique ... near you can find the classic forms of transport "human energy" used to be. It is allowed the entrance and visit to the second floor, interested parties are also the surroundings in yasasha Park.
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  • All Temple Yasaka pagoda, Yasaka-Dori and almost get in front. While taking snap shots gradually up to ogamemasu. It is a lot of temples and shrines of the vermilion-lacquered in sober. The precincts of the cat somehow helpful. Every time I come to Kyoto, why would stop here.
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