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Choshoji Temple, Hirosaki

#6 of 37 in Historic Sites in Hirosaki
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • Located at the end of a road lined with temples of the Soto sect of Zen Buddhism. This was the temple of the Tsugaru family which ruled this region of Aomori in the Edo Period. A very fine guided...  more »
  • Choshoji is situated at the end of a street (actually 2) lined with temples. There's a dozen or so temples in one area. Most of these have little to offer, unless you really like temples, but...  more »
  • 400 years old temple located at the end of the road. Very peaceful and not the usual place where you can see lots of crowd. At the front of the temple, you can walk over to the hill side where you can have an overview of Hiroseki ciry.
  • One of THE most underrated tourist site in all of Japan, especially during winter!
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