Sanbutsu-ji Temple

Tottori, Chugoku

Sanbutsu-ji Temple is located on Mt.Mitoku, 900 m above sea level, in Misasa Town, Tottori Prefecture. It is an old temple, said to have been built in 706 by Enno-Ozunu, founder of the Shugen-do sect of Buddhism. Nageiri-do, a hall built on a precipitous cliff, is designated as a National Treasure, while Zao-gongen-zo (a copper mirror showing images of gods and the Buddha) has been designated an Important Cultural Property by the Japanese government. Mt.Mitoku is designated as a National Site pf Sceneic Beauty and History.


1010 Santoku, Misasa-cho, Tohaku-gun, Tottori
Admission Fee
400 yen (regular fee)
[Bus]JR Kurayoshi Station/Bus/40 min./Mitokuyama-sando-iriguchi Bus Stop/On foot/10 min.

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