Naritasan Shinshoji Temple2.0
Naritasan Shinshoji Temple in Narita City, Chiba, is a large and popular Buddhist temple complex founded by the great priest Kancho over 1,000 years ago. The temple features its main sacred object of worship, a statue of the Buddhist Fudo Myoo deity. Kobo Daishi, known as Kukai, who is the founder of the Shingon Sect is said to have carved this statue.
In the temple grounds as big as 220,000 m2, there are many of Important Cultural Assets such as Nio Gate, Shaka-do Hall, Three-Storied Pagoda, Komyo-do Hall, and more. Let's go exploring the history of Shinshoji Temple while strolling around the historic buildings.
Access : a 10-min walk from Narita Station on JR or Keisei Line
Airport/Sta.Narita International Airport (about 6.5km) Google Transit