Echizen Daibutsu, Katsuyama

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  • October 1, 2017
    Due to being poorly advertised, few seem to know about this place, the huge Buddha and pagoda tower, in the mountains of Katsuyama. This is a must-see if you're in Fukui, especially if you make the tr...  more »
  • September 15, 2017
    Third visit and always impressed by the complex and the size of the Buddha in the main hall. Inside apart from the statue also amazing with its hundreds of smaller statues. The five storey pagoda on s...  more »
  • September 3, 2017
    In 1987, bears the name of the founder of Qing Dai Temple, Buddha, all structures and five-storied pagoda, the largest in Japan. Total cost 38 billion yen, is a great creation of the bubble heyday. Now sale States that the 5-思i知rimasu history of emptiness from Katsuyama city Vista is. Please please visit once. Is a group of buildings at that time 3000 Yen admission fee now is 500 yen, worth.
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  • May 10, 2016
    Soothing!
  • May 9, 2017
    Honesty "ruins Buri to five-star", I do not want money until I saw the statue of Buddha. "Gold soon opens all doors of hell" indeed and yes I am. More importantly, I feel there is worth a visit to the ruins of a souvenir shop in the front. "One shot, making even..." And of greed for money to people living on a deserted Buri. Take a look at the other face of deep Buddhist world savor.
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  • May 20, 2017
    Anyway all scales are big! Historic buildings would not build a temple of this scale in Japan right now you can't become quite gorgeous and the Interior and exterior. Because I think more tourists, is known for being close to the Dinosaur Museum, Katsuyama Castle Museum with Qing Dai Temple should appeal city is more.
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  • June 11, 2017
    Rattle is good. So big Buddha shrine is huge. There is powerful. Admission is ¥ 500.
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  • July 6, 2017
    Rich cast built private property inheritance tax when this person dies what amazing and, upon admission foolish I was, but I went to the Katsuyama 500 yen take a look at 🙋
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