Welcome to Yamadera


The village's main attraction is the temple of Risshaku-ji, and a steady stream of tourists and pilgrims arrive daily to scale its 1000 steps. While it's possible (though precarious) to visit Yamadera during winter, a visit in the warmer months will be more enjoyable.


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