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Daifukuji Temple (Gake Kannon)

Opens in 22 min: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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nice view up

But not nice view down: just at the foot of the temple there is a cemetery which - in my opinion... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2014
locomotore
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Nasushiobara, Japan
Small but nice

The distance from car park to the temple was shorter than I expected. Free parking and no entrance... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2017
Shantylee827
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Sep 16, 2017
“ Small but nice”
Aug 14, 2016
“Renovation complete”
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835 Funakata, Tateyama 294-0056, Chiba Prefecture
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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

The distance from car park to the temple was shorter than I expected. Free parking and no entrance fee too. It very unique and beautiful. Those visits Tateyama should come here. You won't regret it.

Thank Shantylee827
Reviewed August 14, 2016

It looks fantastic. Well worth a look if you're in the area. Be sure to go up to the top and take in the great view of Tateyama Bay and out towards O-shima

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Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

I rented a car with my girlfriend and did a road trip around Chiba. (Which I'm actually still doing as I type this). Unfortunately it's under construction. I would have loved to visit it but I'm sure I'll make time to visit it some other...More

2  Thank RickRGoddard
Reviewed October 10, 2014

There are a few of these temples built on the side of a mountain in Japan. There is a famous one in Hiraizumi. there is another in Komoro, and there is one near Tottori. Rakanji is a most impressive one north of Beppu. Unfortunately I...More

4  Thank DanL917
Reviewed January 4, 2014

But not nice view down: just at the foot of the temple there is a cemetery which - in my opinion - spoils the overall feeling . What impressed me the most were the birds (falcons ?) who circled the hill top above the temple.

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