Religious Sites in Tohoku

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Religious Sites in Tohoku

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Chosho-ji
Thirty-three of the Soto Sect's Zen temples line up solemnly along...
Religious Sites Hirosaki
 
Chuson-ji
Founded in 850, this temple's highlight is its Konjikido (Golden...
Religious Sites Hiraizumi
 
Gas-san
Buses leave JR Tsuruoka Station at 6 and 7 am in summer for the...
Religious Sites, Parks, Trails, Mountains Tsuruoka and Dewa-Sanzan
 
Godaido
Just to the right of the ferry pier in Matsushima is this small...
Religious Sites Matsushima
 
Ho-Onji
On the outskirts of Mt. Atagoyama is a temple district where...
Religious Sites Morioka
 
Mitsu-Ishi Shrine
Literally "the Shrine of the Three Rocks," here you will find...
Religious Sites Morioka
 
Motsu-ji
A World Heritage Site, Motsu Temple's main buildings were destroyed...
Religious Sites, Gardens / Arboretums Hiraizumi
 
Osaki Hachiman-gu
This was one of the few structures left standing in Sendai after...
Religious Sites Sendai
 
Rinno-ji
Interested in Zen meditation? This temple, with a quintessentially...
Religious Sites Sendai
 
Risshaku-ji
If you are expecting just another mundane temple, you will certainly...
Religious Sites, Viewpoints, Trails Yamadera
 
Yudono-san
One of a trio of Dewa peaks, 1,504-meter (5,000-foot) Yudono-san...
Religious Sites, Trails, Mountains Tsuruoka and Dewa-Sanzan
 
Zuigan-ji
Matsushima's main temple dates from 828, but the present structure...
Religious Sites Matsushima
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