Kampukuji-temple

place : Kampukuji-temple

Main temple of Kampukuji

Kampukuji-temple is one of the Japan three major Yakuyoke(protecting evil) saint, counted with Kawasaki and Nishi-Arai.

It belongs to Buzan Sect of Shingon Buddhism.

Kanzenon-bosatsu is a principal image.

There is a grave of Tuuuyama Ino, too.

Moreover, Kampukuji-temple is known for beauty in the spectacle of the four seasons.

Japanese one of the three major Yakuyoke saint. Please come to see the spectacles of the four seasons.

The Sawara Aquatic Botanical garden by boat

Iris of The Sawara Aquatic Botanical garden

Tunnel of wistaria-The Sawara Aquatic Botanical garden

Lotus bloom-The Sawara Aquatic Botanical garden

night of The Sawara Aquatic Botanical garden

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Reference
iris festival in Sawara
Lotus flower festival
Sawara area

Data

Name
Kampukuji-temple
place
1752, Makino, Katori City
Closed
None
[admission] fee
free
Access

By train : Getting off at Sawara Station, JR Narita-line. And 25 minutes on foot

By car : Higashi Kanto Expressway Sawara-Katori exit 15 minutes from

By High-way bus: Kanto Railways Green Bus from Tokyo Station for Hokota-station getting off at Yasaka and 10 minutes on foot

Keisei bus, from Hamamatsu-cho, or Tokyo-station, by way of Yatsu, for Choshi, getting off at Sawara station north exit, and 25minutes on foot.

Parking
Free parking 20 standard-sized cars
Souvenir
dumpling, seven spices, sweet potato cake,fish boiled in soy sauce, pickles, and local sake, etc.
Inquiries
Katori City Sightseeing division; Tel.0478-50-1212
Kampukuji-temple Tel.0478-52-2804

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