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 1  Fushimi Inari Shrine
The ultimate torii gate experience.
User rating: 95/100 (990 votes)
Visited by: 1688 users
 2  Byodoin Temple
Temple with a beautiful Pure Land Garden.
User rating: 86/100 (427 votes)
Visited by: 922 users
 3  Tofukuji Temple
Temple with spectacular autumn leaves.
User rating: 83/100 (345 votes)
Visited by: 680 users
 4  Daigoji Temple
Famous temple southeast of Kyoto.
User rating: 82/100 (254 votes)
Visited by: 578 users
 5  Toji Temple
Large temple with Japan's tallest pagoda.
User rating: 81/100 (477 votes)
Visited by: 943 users
 6  Mampukuji Temple
Headquarters of the Zen Obaku sect.
User rating: 81/100 (64 votes)
Visited by: 169 users

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