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Otsu City, Shiga Prefecture

1,350 years ago,
Emperor Tenji moved the capital of Japan to Otsu.
Otsu spreads to the north and south along the coastline of Lake Biwa, the largest lake in Japan, and is home to a great many historical sites, not least of which is the World Heritage Site Enryaku-ji Temple.

Best Things to Do in Otsu#1

6:30 a.m. Meditation at a World Heritage Site temple.

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