Kono-ji Temple

Konoji is assumed to be erected in 740 (Tenpyo 12, era of Emperor Shomu) by monk Gyoki and established its …

Chokyu-ji Temple

This ancient branch temple of Todaiji Kaidanin has 88 Jizos (guardian deity of travelers and children) placed by Chiryu-Shonin, who …

Butsuryu-ji Temple

A massive cherry tree known as the “Sennen-Zakura”, over 900 years old This temple is widely believed to have been …

Muro-ji Temple

A unique temple known as the “Nyonin-Koya” or “Women’s Koya” that has a history of progressive values towards women Located …

Ono-ji Temple

This temple is renowned for two very impressive 300-year-old shidare-zakura weeping cherry blossom trees, as well as 10 other trees …