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    Mini Shikoku 88 Temple Pilgrimage

    Can’t manage the 1200km 88 Pilgrimage in Shikoku? No problem, Kyoto has a miniature version! This is an easy and pleasant walk starting from the back of Ninna-ji Temple, with small shrines dedicated to each of the 88 temples spread out every 100m or so. You can get a good view of Kyoto city from the top of the hill without putting in too much effort

    Length: 4.5km
    Time: 2-3 hours
    Total Ascent: 273m

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    Starting Cordinates: 35.03084176, 135.71282888
    Ending Cordinates: 35.03077535, 135.71246466
    Starting Point: Ninna-ji Temple
    Ending Point: Ninna-ji Temple
    Getting There: From Downtown Kyoto:
    Take Kyoto City Bus Number 10 from Shijo Kawaramachi direct to Ninna-ji Temple. [Google Maps]
    From Kyoto Station:
    Take Kyoto City Bus Number 26 from Kyoto station direct to Ninna-ji Temple. [Google Maps]

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