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Buttsuji Temple佛通寺


A Buddhist temple in Mihara City, Hiroshima Prefecture. This Rinzai sect temple is primarily dedicated to the worship of Shakanyorai and was established in 1397. The main temple hall has been designated as an Important Cultural Property of Japan. The temple draws visitors year-round and is often bustling with people searching for tales of history. The temple is especially well known as a place to visit during autumn for its variety of colors of changing leaves.


Hiroshima Pref. Miharashi Takasakachou Motoyama 22 (Kure / Higashi-HiroshimaArea)

phone 0848663502


Review of Buttsu-ji Temple

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Reviewed:2017/11/19 Absolutely beautiful in the fall!
We went today and luckily, there will still some beautiful fall colors to enjoy!

It was very crowded though so we had to park a little further down the road. The walk was nice though so we didn’t...
Reviewed:2016/06/11 Nice quiet temple.
I finally found my way to Buttsu-ji. I got lost the first time. Anyway it was a great day and I spent about 1 hour or so walking around the temple complex. It was on a Thursday and I was really...
Reviewed:2014/04/13 Nice local temple, remote location.
Only can get here by car or taxi. Its far away from any train station. I was taken here by someone who lives in the area. The temple is nice views from the outside. Its a nice walk and place to spend...

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Hiroshima Pref. Miharashi Takasakachou Motoyama 22 [ map ]
Kure / Higashi-HiroshimaArea
open everyday
Grounds free (Autumn autumn season is Admission fee to worshipAdults300yen, Children200yen)
Parking Lot
Credit Card
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          There is no Station nearby. There is no Bus Stop nearby. There is no Parking nearby. There is no IC nearby.
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          There is more than meets the eye awaiting any Hiroshima-bound traveler. Kicking off in Hiroshima city, the Peace Memorial Park, Hiroshima Castle, and Shukkeien Garden offer a couple of days of exploring; however, the real beauty lies along the southern coast of the prefecture. There, a series of islands spreads across the Seto Inland Sea: from the mysterious sea-submerged Great Torii Gate at Miyajima Island to the first half of the islands that connect Honshu to Shikoku via six spectacular suspension bridges.

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