Katsuyama City, Fukui prefecture

Echizen Great Buddha

The Great Buddha at Daishizan Seidaiji temple statue here is 17 meters tall. It is taller than the Buddha in Nara.
In addition to the Great Buddha, the Butsuden building also houses a remarkable 1,281 smaller Buddha statues.
You can see "five-storied pagoda"with a height of 75m and "Nine-Dragon Wall" that reproduces the first national treasure of China.
In autumn, you can enjoy the autumn leaves too at the Japanese garden.
Please feel the majestic atmosphere of Daishizan Seidaiji Temple in Katsuyama City.


8:00~17:00(Opening hours change in winter)
Daishizan Seidaiji Temple   TEL : 0779-87-3300
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Katsuyama City

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