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Hieizan Enryaku-ji Temple

Hieizan-Sakamoto Sta.

Otsu City, Shiga Pref.

Hieizan Enryaku-ji Temple

The head temple of the Tendai sect is a major sacred spot of Japanese Buddhism, and has been designated a World Heritage Site. The vast precincts feature a solemn atmosphere, and are dotted with buildings that have designated as national treasures and important cultural assets.

  • 7 min. by shuttle bus from JR Hieizan Sakamoto Sta. to Cable Sakamoto Sta. -> 11 min. by funicular to Cable Enryakuji Sta. -> 8 min. walk
  • +81-77-578-0001
  • 4220 Sakamotohonmachi, Otsu City, Shiga
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35.070490, 135.841127

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