The Most Interesting Historical Places in Otsu

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Historical Places in Otsu

World heritage site · Monument
A World Heritage Site dating back to 728 CE, Todai-ji Temple has served as a central Buddhist temple complex known for its administrative con
Tours from $13
Religious Site
A visit to the sacred complex of Ise Grand Shrine allows you to discover a series of Shinto sacred sites centered on two main temples. The 12
Tours from $72
Historic Walking Area
Head up the mountain to find Hieizan Enryaku-ji Temple, a Tendai Buddhist monastery acting as the headquarters of the Tendai sect, now a UNES
Komponchudo , Otsu
Religious Site
Religious Site
Legend says that Lady Murasaki Shikibu commenced writing the world's oldest novel "The Tale of Genji" in Ishiyamadera Temple, in August 1004,
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