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Hakusan Shrine (Heisenji-Hakusan Shrine)

56-63 Heiseiji, Heiseiji-cho, Katsuyama 911-0822 , Fukui Prefecture
+81 779-88-1591
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Peaceful and Pretty

This was an accidental find - we were on our way to Katsuyama Castle. Not one other person around... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2016
susicubed
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Esperance, Western Australia, Australia
Temple in mysterious forest

Hakusan Shrine is a (smaller) reconstruction of a massive temple ground that housed many monks... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2015
Michel W
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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
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29 Oct 2016
“Peaceful and Pretty”
30 Jul 2015
“Temple in mysterious forest”
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56-63 Heiseiji, Heiseiji-cho, Katsuyama 911-0822 , Fukui Prefecture
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+81 779-88-1591
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

This was an accidental find - we were on our way to Katsuyama Castle. Not one other person around - just trees and moss. Unlike so many other shrines, here you can take in the silence and the spirit of a place set aside.

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Reviewed 30 July 2015

Hakusan Shrine is a (smaller) reconstruction of a massive temple ground that housed many monks before it was burned down in a revolt. While the temple itself is not very interesting and closed, the forest where it is in is magnificent. Free access. Accessible by...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2011

Heisenji is gorgeous place. Gorgeous trees and nature and mystical / Spiritual place. Amazingly gorgeous.

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