TOP THINGS TO DO ★ Meet the Lucky Deity at Hasedera Temple (長谷寺)

Kanto Entertainment 2017.05.16
Hasedera Temple is well-known as the beautiful flower hydrangea. Flowers bloom in four seasons,  Japanese garden and a beautiful stunning view of Shonan. 

Must-visit in Kamakura- Hasedera Temple (長谷寺)

Looking at the design of the architectural style and Ancient Chinese style, listening to the sound of the running water. 
Isn't it a good choice to feel calm and give yourselves a break on body and soul here?

Charm point of Hasedera Temple

  • Panoramic view of the town and sea of Kamakura.
    Panoramic view of the town and sea of Kamakura.
    Going up to the observatory deck to watch the stunning scenery of Kamakura and Shonan!
    Don't forget to push your shutter.
  • Meeting the lucky deity (Jizo statues地蔵)
    Meeting the lucky deity (Jizo statues地蔵)
    There are three set of Jizo statues can be found in three places in Hasedera Temple.
     If you can find them all and take pictures,
    good luck will come to you.
  • Sutra-writing and painting
    Sutra-writing and painting
    It doesn't matter you have faith in Buddhism or not, 
    or if one's writing is good or not, 
    it is the time of concentration, relaxation of your mind. 

Kannon-do Hall

In the Kannon-do Hall,  there is a Japan's largest scale wooden statue
with a height of about 9.18 m.
There is also a Kannon Museum.  
It is a museum with the theme of Kannon Bodhisattva in Hasedera Temple,
 where you can see various kinds of Buddhist paintings and statues.
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★Hasedera Temple (長谷寺)
3-11-2 Hase, Kamakura, Kanagawa
Opening Hours: 
 8: 00-17: 00 (March - September)
 8: 00-16: 30 (October - February)
Admission is possible until 15 minutes before closing
Admission fee: 
Adult 400 yen / Child 200 yen
Official website : (English)

Basic Info
NameHasedera Temple
Address3-11-2 Hase,Kamakura, Kanagawa
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