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Impressive temple.

Though we had visited many temples in Japan, yet nothing in comparison with Kompira Shrine. Got to... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Helen C
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Hong Kong, China
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Nice view while doing some light exercises :)

800 steps to the top was not difficult even that it was a rainy day. Views with mists was stunning... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
Wayson H
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27 Oct 2018
“Impressive temple.”
9 Feb 2018
“Nice view while doing some light exercises :)”
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Kotohiracho, Kotohira-cho, Nakatado-gun 766-0001, Kagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Though we had visited many temples in Japan, yet nothing in comparison with Kompira Shrine. Got to walk 700 steps to arrive at the main hall and another 400 to O Shrine. The scenery up there is magnificent. Kotohira is just down below. A must...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Helen C
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

800 steps to the top was not difficult even that it was a rainy day. Views with mists was stunning. I felt like i was traveling in the heaven. Lol

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Wayson H
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

To reach this shrine you have to climb a lot When reach the shrine you feel yourself a new person,you can get a lot of spiritual energy I hope I can go there over 5 years ago It is a journey, like I can compare...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Rita V
Reviewed 2 November 2016

many stall but we got no time for visit. just try some ice-cream & hot cake. not so bad. not so many t-shirt for selling. so sad.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank iamface
Reviewed 28 March 2016

There are many shops along the approach path and steps to the Kompira temple, some selling souvenirs and other snacks. The noodle shops in the vicinity of the lower part of the approach to the shrine entrance are worth trying. There are also many parking...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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