Rengeo-in Temple

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Cheapo Article: Cheap Temple-Hopping in Kyoto? Go Shrine-Hopping Instead
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Area: Kyoto
Address: 657, Kaimachi, Sanjusangendo, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-city, Kyoto [map]
Phone: 075-561-0467 075-561-0467
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

A 750 year old Kyoto temple which features 1,001 Senju-Kannon statues housed in a 120 meter long hall. Senju Kannon is a “goddesses of mercy” who purportedly has thousands of hands.

The temple is also known as Sanjusangen-do.

Admission to the temple is 600yen.


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