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Kiyomizu-dera Temple

Kiyomizu-dera Temple is usually swarmed with tourists. Sometimes it even…

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Kinkaku-ji Temple

Expect heavy crowds year-round. Open 9 AM - 5 PM each day, year-round. To avoid…

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Himeji Castle

Expect big crowds year-round, especially on weekends. Quieter months may be…

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Mt. Inasa / Mount Inasayama

The difference between visiting in the morning, evening or at night: Morning…

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Usa Jingū

Any season / Opening hours are 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. Be there at 9 if possible to…

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Yutoku Inari Shrine

It's an amazing year-round destination. The shrine is open 24h and never closed…

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Road of Laputa

Early morning