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    Bishamon-do - Daimonji - Kyoto

    A pleasant hike from Bishamon-do temple up Kyoto’s most famous mountain, Daimonji, finishing up at the beautiful Ginkakuji (Silver Pavilion). Can be walked in either direction

    Length: 5.4 km
    Time: 1 hour 45 minutes
    Total Ascent: 365m

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    Access

    Starting Cordinates: 35.001816, 135.817182
    Ending Cordinates: 35.027194, 135.794689
    Starting Point: Bishamon-do Temple
    Ending Point: Ginkakuji (Silver Pavilion)
    Getting There: From Downtown Kyoto:
    Take the Kyoto Subway Tozai Line to Keihan-Yamashina Station (10 minutes) and then walk north 1km to reach Bishamon-do [Google Maps]
    From Kyoto Station:
    Take the JR Tokaido-Sanyo/Biwako/Kosei Line to Yamashina Station (5 minutes, non-stop) and then walk north 1km to reach Bishamon-do [Google Maps]

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