Hokkeji Temple

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  • Address: 1 Chome-58 Gokenyashiki, Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture 670-0854, Japan
  • Phone: +81-792220055
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
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Also known as Mahayana Mountain Gorge Temple, the place was once the most famous temple in the area. It was a shrine of great relevance. The temple was built in 1477 and for sometime served as a main temple in the area. It was then moved to Kyoto as a capital Honkonji Temple. Its architecture style is that of typical Japanese with a great natural setting to compliment it. Come with your family if you are around the place. It is not very crowdy and visitors can spend some quiet time around, walking and basking in the vibe. The precinct also has a drowning sanctuary tower that is a must visit here.

Hokkeji Temple Travel Tips

  • No entry fee but a small and certain amount is expected to be given as a donation in the Shrine asper customs.
  • Dress Modestly.

Entrance Ticket Details For Hokkeji Temple

  • Entry is free.

How to Reach Hokkeji Temple

  • Bus Station : Himejijoote Monzen [ Tohomen Bus Stop]  

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  • Hokkeji Temple Address: 1 Chome-58 Gokenyashiki, Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture 670-0854, Japan
  • Hokkeji Temple Contact Number: +81-792220055
  • Time required to visit Hokkeji Temple: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 0.25% of people who visit Himeji include Hokkeji Temple in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Hokkeji Temple visit around 3 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Hokkeji Temple


95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Hokkeji Temple

People normally also visit Senhime Temmangu Shrine while planning their trip to Hokkeji Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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