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.

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高野山温泉 福智院 Koyasan Fukuchiin temple

Rated 4.3 of 5
高野町高野山657
+81 736-56-2021
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Ekoin

Rated 4.6 of 5
497 Koyasan, 高野町
+81 736-56-2514
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赤松院

Rated 3.4 of 5
571 Koyasan, 伊都郡高野町
+81 736-56-2734
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宿坊 桜池院

Rated 4.7 of 5
293 Koyasan, Koya
+81 736-56-2003
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本覚院

Rated 4.6 of 5
618 Koyasan, Koya
+81 736-56-2711
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一乗院

Rated 4.9 of 5
606 Koyasan, Koya
+81 736-56-2214
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花園守口ふるさと村

Rated 3.0 of 5
8 km southwest of Mount Koya
919 Hanazonoyanase, Katsuragi
+81 737-26-0022
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Saimonin / Shukubo (Temple Lodging)

Rated 5.0 of 5
447 Koyasan, Koya
+81 736-56-2031
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玉川旅館

Rated 3.2 of 5
53 Koyasan, Koya
+81 736-56-5251

総持院

Rated 4.6 of 5
143 Koyasan, Koya
+81 736-56-2111
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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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