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Address: Kitahiyoshi-cho, Imagumano, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0926 , Kyoto Prefecture
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Hideyoshi's Mausoleum

The final resting place of Toyotomi Hidiyoshi is located on top of a secluded hill. The site itself is fairly simple, with part of the enjoyment coming from the abundance of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 January 2013
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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2013

This is a magic and mystic place - even for those who are not deeply into Japanese history. It's not a major tourist landmark, but this makes it even more valuable to visit. The entrance gate is right behind the 'Kyoto Women University' campus, close to the National Museum and/or the Hyatt and/or the Sanjūsangen-dō (三十三間堂) Temple. Hence, not too... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2013

The final resting place of Toyotomi Hidiyoshi is located on top of a secluded hill. The site itself is fairly simple, with part of the enjoyment coming from the abundance of stairs (500+) that take you to the top. Don't get too excited when you finish the first set, there's another set further up the path. There weren’t many tourists... More 

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