Mount Koya

Mount Kōya is a mountain in Wakayama prefecture to the south of Osaka, Japan, primarily known as the headquarters of the Shingon sect of Japanese Buddhism. First settled in 816 by the monk Kūkai as a retreat far away from the courtly intrigues of Kyoto, Mt.

Landmarks

History museum
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Cemetery
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Recommended Mount Koya Hotels

Rated 4.3 of 5
高野町高野山657
+81 736-56-2021
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497 Koyasan, 高野町
+81 736-56-2514
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571 Koyasan, 伊都郡高野町
+81 736-56-2734
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293 Koyasan, Koya
+81 736-56-2003
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618 Koyasan, Koya
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Rated 4.8 of 5
606 Koyasan, Koya
+81 736-56-2214
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8 km southwest of Mount Koya
919 Hanazonoyanase, Katsuragi
+81 737-26-0022
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447 Koyasan, Koya
+81 736-56-2031
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53 Koyasan, Koya
+81 736-56-5251

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143 Koyasan, Koya
+81 736-56-2111
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Also in the Area

Destinations nearby to Mount Koya:
Benten Dake, Ito-gun, Yōryū San and Kōya
Landmarks in the area:
Kōyasan-eki, Gokurakubashi-eki, Kiikamiya-eki and Kiihosokawa-eki

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