Welcome to Daihou-ji Temple

Daihou-ji Temple, National Treasure Three Story Pagoda
Daihou-ji Temple, National Treasure Three Story Pagoda

Long History

Daihou-ji Temple was founded in Nara period almost as soon as the country of Japan was formed. Over 1400 years large number of travelers came to pay their respects to Kannon, a deity of great mercy and compassion.

 

National treasure

Three story pagoda in Daihouji-temple is National Treasure of Japan and known as one of the most beautiful pagoda in Japan.

 

country area in Nagano

Daihou-ji Temple stands in country area in Nagano prefecture surrounded by mountains, which reveal many different views and create beautiful landscape. 


Learn about

Daihou-ji Temple was founded in Nara period more than 1400 years ago. National treasure Three Story Pgoda is one of the most beautiful pagoda in Japan.

Gallaly

Blessed with nature Daihou-ji Temple stands in country area in Nagano prefecture. Seasonal colors, including cherry blossoms in spring, hydrangea in summer, colored leaves in autumn, and snowscapes in winter, are always embellishing the Pagoda.

Contact & useful inforamtion

Around Daihou-ji Temple there are lot of historical heritages such as Anrakuji-temple and many hot springs. You can enjoy unique atmosphere of local Japan.