[Temple] Nanzenji temple

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Nanzenji temple is most popular in tourism Kyoto.

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Especially, it is also famous as a showplace of cherry blossoms and autumn leaves.
During the season of cherry blossoms and autumn leaves, a lot of tourists visit the temple.

The vast temple region, there is a Sanmon and Hojo garden and Nanzenin.

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Sanmon

The height of the gate is 22m.
It is one of Japan’s three great outer gate.
The current gate was rebuilt in order to mourn the war dead who fell in Osaka summer war of 1628.

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You can climb on the Tower which is said to Gohorou from the right side of the corridor.

You can overlook the northwest of Kyoto from this tower.
Is a great view.

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Nanzenji-Fukuchi-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-city

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