Chikurinji Temple, Kochi

4.4
Perched on a hill overlooking Kochi, Chikurinji Temple houses a number of wooden statues, but its main attraction is the Edo-period garden designated as a natural monument. As you enter the main hall, pay attention to Monju-do, a group of five statues marked as Important Cultural Property by the Japanese government. Put Chikurinji Temple and other Kochi attractions into our Kochi online visit planner , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • The 31st bill in Shikoku 88. The person of the pilgrimage was seen, too. I stopped by Godaiyama Observatory and went there, but this is recommended. It's about a minute's walk from the observatory. The atmosphere like a mountain temple in the green is good! Because it is a weekday, there are few people. Silence is spreading in the precincts. I saw two pairs as a local wedding photography spot. Treasure houses and gardens are available for a fee, but you can enjoy them only in the free area.
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  • Had a chance to visit this temple. The grounds were beautiful with so much lush greenery. First time to see people doing their pilgrimage called Ohenro. They had pointed hats and wore white clothes. I...  more »
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