Hōon-ji Temple, Morioka

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  • A bit of a trek to reach this temple but definitely worth the effort. This is a temple with a unique atmosphere, combining tranquility and a certain eeriness in equal measure. The kind elderly...  more »
  • A little difficult to locate but worth the visit. Admission is very reasonable and 500 Buddhist statues are quite impressive. The Buddhist monk on site spoke excellent English and was very...  more »
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  • Must-see if you are visiting Morioka. The sheer number of statues is almost overwhelming, and I was so surprised at how different their facial expressions were.
  • Great spot if you’re into temples. 500¥ entry fee and please take your shoes off before going up the wooden stairs outside!
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