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Takeo Shrine

A lovely shrine in a beautiful setting but the highlight is the large old camphor tree that can be... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
roy890
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Queensland, Australia
Ancient larger-than-life camphor in Takeo

Wow, I really enjoyed travelling to Takeo shrine. This forest is incredibly well kept and contains... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
James S
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“Just a huge tree”
27 Nov 2016
“Takeo Shrine”
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Visited Takeo onsen temple and came across this giant tree. Nothing too impressive honestly it just a tree. One would probably spend 5 minutes to take a photo before headed to another spot. Can omit if you are short of time

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

A lovely shrine in a beautiful setting but the highlight is the large old camphor tree that can be seen by making a short walk through the greenery of bamboo etc.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank roy890
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Wow, I really enjoyed travelling to Takeo shrine. This forest is incredibly well kept and contains one of the largest specimens of camphor tree to exist. Not only that but you really allows you to imagine the immense size of the universe once you are...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 19 March 2015

The shrine is nice and is unusually white instead of the black and orange that I have grown accustom to. If you want to see the very very old tree (who wouldn't?) Go towards the shrine and head to the left. There are signs and...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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