Toshodai-ji Temple




The thousand-armed Kannon statue is truly impressive.

This temple was built in the 8th century by Jianzhen, who was a monk from China, as a place to practice Buddhism. It is a beautiful temple with historic National Treasure structures surrounded by nature. A number of interesting Buddhist statues can be found within.

HOURS 8:30am-5:00pm (entrance until 4:30pm)
COST Adults 600 yen | Middle/High School Students 400 yen | Elementary School Students 200 yen/ Middle School Students and older 100 yen | Elementary School Students 50 yen/
ADDRESS 13-46 Gojocho, Nara-shi
ACCESS 8 min. walk from Nishinokyo Station on Kintetsu Kashihara Line
TEL 0742-33-7900
CREDIT CARD Not accepted


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