Seigantoji Temple, Nachikatsura-cho

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#2 of 8 in Historic Sites in Higashimuro-gun
Absorb the distinctive beauty of Seigantoji Temple, part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site and, according to legend, founded by Indian monk Ragyō Shōnin. Built near the impressive Nachi Falls, which were previously a location of nature worship, the terrace at the temple affords breathtaking views of the cascade, the tallest in the country. Be sure to bring along your camera to capture photos of the view and the exquisite buildings in the temple complex. Plan your visit to Seigantoji Temple and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Nachikatsura-cho online trip builder .
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  • Temple building is adjacent to Nachi Taisha; Than the main road is a three-storied pagoda is famous for brochures, etc. Interesting historical bordered building there is a place called Kumano shrines and temples.
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  • No. 1 of the 33-Temple. Main building was being renovated, but pagoda was a beautiful sight. Tower of orange-red in the spring and had become his Taki good contrast.
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  • Nachi Taisha Shrine and next to each other. Be likely to applaud, but here's temple. That was together until the Edo period, and say goodbye to Japan Government. Wearing a traditional legitimation? Under renovation. There are avenues to go down to the Nachi waterfall.
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