Rakan-ji Temple

Oita, Kyushu

Rakanji Temple (羅漢寺) is one of the 3 largest Gohyakurakan (五百羅漢) in Japan. It is said that Rakanji Temple began with the religious training of the Hodo mountain hermits in year 645. Over 3,000 stone buddaha statues with a variety of expressions, including the Gohyakurakan (five hundred Rakan Buddha), welcome each visitor to the temple.

Information

Address
1501 Atoda Honyabakeimachi, Nakatsu-shi, Oita
Hours
9:00 - 17:00
Admission Fee
Temple Garden  300 yen. Round trip lift ticket 700 yen
Closed
None
Notes
[Parking] 50 parking spaces are available for free.

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