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Natadera Temple

Closes in 14 min: 8:45 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:45 AM - 4:30 PM
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Natadera in Spring

We came here on a beautiful afternoon and was not disappointed with the temple and its... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gan_Intl_Travel
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Singapore, Singapore
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Natadera in the fall

My son and I visited in October 2018. Beautiful fall colors. Local restaurant and shop nearby. Taxi... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2019
bakerbrenda
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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122 Natamachi Yu, Komatsu 923-0336, Ishikawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came here on a beautiful afternoon and was not disappointed with the temple and its surroundings. The map tht comes along with the admission fee is very useful to cover the full ground from Attractions 1-9. This place closes at 4.30pm, so do come...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came to Natadera after lunch and enjoyed walking through the meticulously manicured Japanese garden. This is the also a Kannon Temple with a huge statue inside. It’s is really peaceful to walk and enjoy the scenery. Highly recommended if you are in this area.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

My son and I visited in October 2018. Beautiful fall colors. Local restaurant and shop nearby. Taxi available. Take the train to the station nearby and taxi. Many temples tracks to hike and walk.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bakerbrenda
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

We were driving from Kanazawa to Kaga and decided to take the opportunity to visit some of the more remote shrines. We had no expectation, yet it turned to be a real surprise! Although it didn’t have the scale of a lot of the shrines...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JeanSiuMai10221130
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Built by the great monk Taicho 1300 years ago. The principal deity of Natadera is the 11 headed, 1000 handed kannon. Natadera remains a park that celebrates nature. 11 different places and buildings are throughout.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mars1964
Reviewed December 31, 2017

A short trip from Kaga, Natadera Temple is perhaps the most stunning place we visited in Japan. It was in mid October, so the Autumn colours were spectacular, probably the best time to go. A very unique and sacred feeling place. Sublime, not to be...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed July 25, 2017

Natadera temple is located roughly an hour from Kanazawa by car. The main draw of this place is in the scenery it holds. This included a large rock formation, a main path flanked by moss and a large pond. It is spread out over various...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Julian T
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

It's not surprising that this beautiful temple complex and garden rates so highly in Komatsu experiences. The sense of serenity given by its beautiful trees and moss gardens makes it a great place to visit.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank John B
Reviewed March 27, 2017

I feel lucky to have seen this place in my lifetime. As you can see by most pictures, the autumn leaves in November are breathtaking. On a whim I purchased some dried candied apple slices from the vendor right outside the temple and it was...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank furikake
Reviewed January 9, 2017

one of the most beautiful temple gardens we have ever been to. highly recommended if your staying nearby at Hoshi Ryokan

Date of experience: January 2017
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