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Kōshō-ji Temple, Uji

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  • This place is small but beautiful! Near to the Uji River, opposite site of the Byodoin temple. No fee needed to enter this temple.  more »
  • The approach to the temple is a very sacred trees. Streams next to, maple trees are planted. From Uji Jinja shrine in the back a little bit, so fewer staff and overall experience.
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  • Some five minutes walk uphill from the main street, you could find the nice Koshoji Temple there. You could enter the normal garden free of charge and took photos thereat. In my opinion, the temple ar...  more »
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  • This temple was one of the prettiest I've visited. Highly recommended to drop by Uji and this temple if you are in the area. Just a short walk from the Uji JR station.
  • Historical temple, beautiful scenery, away from noise and roads.
  • Offers to let visitors pay 300 yen, but just like with is interesting. Turns are quietly relaxing feel to the Japanese people. Don't think everyone coming up here until the Uji Jinja in one naka居.
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  • Buddha, kosho-JI the temple Master dogen and holder of the Shinano chawan, Nagai Shinano Mamoru Takashi m. Duke Fushimi castle ruins with various temples, Temple, Hall, overcapacity, arsenal Academy, Bell Tower and gate erected maintenance and rebuilt to its present location. You can also enter the knowledge Tower have come out in the tale of Genji where you can admire the environment funded the Kannon.
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  • Introducing the ancient temple in Uji kosho-ji Temple. Crossing the bridge from the main tourist byodoin Temple and souvenir shops, walk about 10 minutes upstream in the River Road along the river. You can enjoy the tranquillity is a little away from the bustling area. The entrance is a stone gate. Old red leaf spots is extended straight to the main shrine is called "琴坂", but at the same time blue Maple is excellent. Because it is uphill walk slowly while watching the Green Maple. By Kina Hiroshi main hall, inside of a building can be viewed. Towards the front and go to the right entrance entrance and main. Kina here and take off your shoes and more.
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Where to stay in Uji

The small and historical city of Uji has a modest collection of accommodations, but many of them provide an atmospheric stay. Traditional "ryokan" (guesthouses) represent some of the most authentic and memorable places to stay here, with the most popular ones sitting on the western bank of the river. Elsewhere, a couple of simple hotels sit next to the main train station. The vast majority of visitors to Uji opt to stay in either Kyoto or Nara, with both accessible in under an hour by road and rail.
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