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Otani Hombyo

6-514 Gojobashi Higashi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0846, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-531-4171
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Temple near Kiyomizu

We took another route up to Kiyomizu this time through the temple of Otani Hombyo and the... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
YTCHENG
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Hong Kong, China
The alternate road to Kiyomizu-dera Temple Complex

The "main" road to Kiyomizu, while once the pottery center of Kyoto is now, in my opinion, the... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
lovestravel100Ca
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CA
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9 May 2017
“Temple near Kiyomizu”
13 Mar 2017
“The alternate road to Kiyomizu-dera Temple Complex”
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6-514 Gojobashi Higashi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0846, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

We took another route up to Kiyomizu this time through the temple of Otani Hombyo and the graveyard. The spot was not so touristic but you could still some traditional houses on your way up to Kiyomizu.

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

The "main" road to Kiyomizu, while once the pottery center of Kyoto is now, in my opinion, the center of clutter. One gift shop after another ruins the trip up the hill to an amazing temple complex. I was thrilled to one day discover the...More

1  Thank lovestravel100Ca
Reviewed 23 September 2016

While this is a very nice temple-shrine complex, what I liked best were the massive cyclopean-type walls that surround it, creating this lovely boundary of natural stone capped with beautifully trimmed greenery. The shrine itself is not exceptional, not by Kyoto standards, though it is...More

Thank hfulghum
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Founded by the Buddhist Sect of Jodo Shinshu, and located nearby Kiyomizu-dera Temple Complex; this place includes a big graveyard of 15,000+ tombstones, including their Sect founder. Recommended for history buffs only, this is not one of the main touristic spots in Kyoto but its...More

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