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Yomeimon (Main Gate), Nikko

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  • 日光東照宮の中で最も目を引く建築物の一つ。白色の柱と黒と金を基調とした唐破風の屋根、隅々に至るまで緻密に掘られた彫刻は、遠くから見ても間近で見ても素晴らしいの一言に尽きる。一方で最も記念撮影等で観光客が立ち止まる場所でもあることから、常に混雑するスポットの一つと言える。 彫刻は、単に幾何学的な模様だけでなく、人物や想像上の動物等多岐に渡る。もし門の彫刻をつぶさに鑑賞したい場合、双眼鏡などを持つとい...  more
    日光東照宮の中で最も目を引く建築物の一つ。白色の柱と黒と金を基調とした唐破風の屋根、隅々に至るまで緻密に掘られた彫刻は、遠くから見ても間近で見ても素晴らしいの一言に尽きる。一方で最も記念撮影等で観光客が立ち止まる場所でもあることから、常に混雑するスポットの一つと言える。 彫刻は、単に幾何学的な模様だけでなく、人物や想像上の動物等多岐に渡る。もし門の彫刻をつぶさに鑑賞したい場合、双眼鏡などを持つとい...  more »
  • Nikko was a highlight of work and travel in a very beautiful country. The sculptured details in the gate are truly breathe taking and a true tribute not only to Tokugawa Ieyasu but to a unified... 
    Nikko was a highlight of work and travel in a very beautiful country. The sculptured details in the gate are truly breathe taking and a true tribute not only to Tokugawa Ieyasu but to a unified...  more »
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  • This was a pricy temple to visit but it was a good experience. It took about 1 hour to visit.
  • It was indeed one of the most beautiful shrines that we visited ❤2015

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