Komyozen-ji Temple

Komyozen-ji Temple © PIXTA

Komyozen-ji Temple

This Buddhist temple is located in Dazaifu, Fukuoka Prefecture. It was founded in 1273 by Tetsugyu Enshin.

It is known for its beautiful moss garden. This is "karesansui" garden type. "Karensansui" means dry garden without ponds or streams. The only karensansui garden in Kyushu is located in this temple. It is famous for its autumn leaves in autumn and draws a lot of visitors.

Access

5 minutes from Dazai-fu Station on Nishi-Tetsu Line. Car: 15 minutes from "Daziafu" IC on Kyushu Expressway. Paid parking.




Description: Komyozen-ji Temple

Sights Komyozen-ji Temple (光明禅寺)
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Address Fukuoka Prefecture, Dazaifu-shi, Saifu 2-16-1
福岡県太宰府市宰府2-16-1
Phone / Fax Phone: 092-925-1880
Website
Duration 30Minutes
Business Hours Monday:08:00-17:00
Tuesday:08:00-17:00
Wednesday:08:00-17:00
Thursday:08:00-17:00
Friday:08:00-17:00
Saturday:08:00-17:00
Sunday:08:00-17:00
Closed dates 7 days open
Admission Fee Pay admission: 200yen
Recommended Season
Spring (March - May)
Summer (June - August) Autumn (September - November) Winter (December - February)
Recommended target Family Couples Groups Infant & Toddler (ages 0-6) Child (ages 7-17) Adult (ages 20+) Single traveller


Map: Komyozen-ji Temple