Echizen Daibutsu, Katsuyama

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  • Entered the five days of the Golden Week holidays. Couldn't find entrance, but was stopped in the parking lot five as the aimless walking down the temple, admission office, admission 500 yen. The great Buddha statue statue stands on both sides and walls lined up on one side is overwhelming. Good ones at once but I do not know the historic value. My wife went to the five-story pagoda is so good or has failed. Admission ticket department store is open only in the temple are all closed Matsu have to.
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  • After a long time I went to Echizen great Buddha. It is larger than the great Buddha of NARA is being erected this statue is not yet after 30 years new. One was built by managers of taxi companies, initial admission 2.3000 yen and was reduced, now that he had it. Omotesando shop, so people are less and less and I'm about to fall, now is there's nothing to equal it is ~ new years is free, so we went a shrine. Nice but not widely crowded parking lot. Visit the dinosaur museum with a Dinosaur Museum, Katsuyama-city location, so might be good. Please note little convenience store so close to eateries, most do not.
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  • 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 »
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