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Address: Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8458, Kyoto Prefecture
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Sacred mountain in Kyoto

I'm a Kyoto local and finally made the hike up Atago-san. Every new year, there is a pilgrimage up this mountain. They say that climbing it gets rid of your accumulated bad karma... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 July 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

I'm a Kyoto local and finally made the hike up Atago-san. Every new year, there is a pilgrimage up this mountain. They say that climbing it gets rid of your accumulated bad karma! It's the tallest mountain in Kyoto, and a great climb. The view from the top is beautiful, and the Atago shrine is one of my favorites in... More 

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