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Dokutsukannon

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Something different!

There are about 36 Kannon statues in different postures inside this long man made cave. It must... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2018
HotEarth
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Melbourne, Australia
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Very Unique Place

Please get bus time table & information about Kannonyama area from visitor center prior to visiting... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2017
cooblue
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Singapore, Singapore
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Nov 8, 2018
“Something different!”
Dec 14, 2017
“The Kannon is the Goddess of mercy”
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Ishiharamachi, Takasaki 370-0864, Gunma Prefecture
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Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

There are about 36 Kannon statues in different postures inside this long man made cave. It must have taken a lot of labour to dig out this cave during the turn of the last century. Not all the statues have English descriptive plaques. Overall, it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 14, 2017

When you visit here that is scary feeling. It's a cold. Becouse our country are everywhere live God in everywhere. If you want to fare feeling something that are recommend here so when you go out you have with somebody. That is God or someone...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed May 1, 2017

Please get bus time table & information about Kannonyama area from visitor center prior to visiting as bus is not frequent so please plan timing well to catch bus back to Takasaki station. We took Bus no. 8 from Takasaki station West Exit & alight...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank cooblue
Reviewed December 19, 2015

I found Takasaki in general a bit hard to get around since there weren’t many buses, but luckily the drivers are nice and will show you when to get off. A good place to visit even if it rains, and it’s in walking distance from...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed August 26, 2015

Thanks to the excellent bus system in Gunma, Takasaki, this was easy to get to. The caves and Buddha statues were very impressive. It was a short walk but interesting nonetheless. It is also pretty close to other sightseeing areas and an onsen.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank 206natashad
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