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Dairyuji Temple

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Nice surprise

We got there on our way from Godzilla rock to the Akita airport. We could get a tour of the temple... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2017
David V
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Beautiful Zen Buddhist temple open to visitors

Dairyuji, big dragon temple, is a Zen buddhist temple that is open to visitors. The head priest... read more

Reviewed November 21, 2016
Gretchen M
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Jul 17, 2017
“Nice surprise ”
Nov 21, 2016
“Beautiful Zen Buddhist temple open to visitors”
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34 Funagawa Minato Funagawa, Oga 010-0511, Akita Prefecture
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Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

We got there on our way from Godzilla rock to the Akita airport. We could get a tour of the temple, which looked really nice, the Priest talked in English and was very kind in explaining the history of the temple to us. Excellent!

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Reviewed November 21, 2016

Dairyuji, big dragon temple, is a Zen buddhist temple that is open to visitors. The head priest and his wife speak English. A rare opportunity to see a working temple that is closely tied to local community with a 500 year old history, gorgeous grounds...More

1  Thank Gretchen M
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