Temples - Japan-Travel-Guide.jp


The temple is a religious facility of Buddhism.
There are over 77,000 temples in Japan.
The temple is a place to do Buddhist rituals, but it is also a place to do monk accommodation, training and lectures.


A large and well-known temple that is also a tourist destination, but worshipers other than the believer can also enter the temple.
Small temples in various places can not enter the temple except believers called Danka.


In Kanto, Sensoji Temple (Tokyo), and in Kansai, Kiyomizu-dera Temple (Kyoto) and Todaiji Temple (Nara) are popular.
There are also many temples that are famous as tourist destinations such as temples with beautiful gardens and temples with high towers.

Wonderful Temple

Sensoji Temple (Tokyo)



Kiyomizu-dera Temple (Kyoto Prefecture)



Todaiji Temple (Nara Prefecture)


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