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Mitokusan Sanbutuji Temple

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Spiritual place to visit

Entrance to the main temple is on the opposite side of road from the carpark. You have to walk up... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2018
Hong Kong, China
Interesting and beautiful hike

Just getting into autumn colours, beautiful views, a bit of tree root scrambling and an interesting... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
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1010 Mitoku, Misasa-cho, Tohaku-gun 682-0132, Tottori Prefecture
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

Entrance to the main temple is on the opposite side of road from the carpark. You have to walk up more than 100 steps to reach the main hall, from there you can decide if you want to risk for the 900m mountain climbing to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Just getting into autumn colours, beautiful views, a bit of tree root scrambling and an interesting cultural experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

love this place so that Mitokusan Sanbutuji Temple is my major reason to come Chugoku again. that is beautiful & impressive. good view & good hiking. quite enjoy it.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

I went up in December. I was a bit skeptical as I had some walking problem due to inflamed knee but I put on a knee bandage as I was looking forward to this. It was wet due to rain the day before but with...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

I was touring the area by motorcycle, so I didn't have time to hike up the mountain to see the temple. I was touring the area by motorcycle to see the fall colors, and passes by this historic spot. The entire area around here is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Brian M
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We ( 3 of us) went early in the Morning and were the first to visit and climb up to nageiredo (投入堂) ! First we must visit satbutsu-Ji to pray for safety and then walk to entrance to the main hike. They check ur foot...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank jessicapui
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The hike up is way steeper than I expected but there´s something really enjoyable knowing you´ve had to work for your goal. This mountain is so beautiful and the midpoint views are great. We went with 4 people in total and that was perfect.

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Svante H
Reviewed 7 November 2014 via mobile

On Father's Day 2013 We went to Mount Mitoku. Father and mother was almost 60s. But,they were very healthy and active. So we hiked. First, Our footware was checked. Because this Mt. is steep and slippery. My father was down at the heel. He was...More

Date of experience: July 2014
3  Thank Departure804150
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15 August 2018|
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Response from mayuminisioka |
If you come there by train and local bus from Kurayosi station, you had better put your belongings in the coin locker at the station. The bare necessities should be in small sized backpack such as water ,cell phone, money... More
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