Most Beautiful Shrines & Temples In Fukuoka

Here're most beautiful shrines and temples to go when you travel in Fukuoka. Such as Nanzo-in Temple with the biggest statue of lying Buddha, and Dazaifutenmangu Shrine famous as a god of learning, we selected best historical sites posted in City's Pride by the travelers and the locals who have actually traveled in Fukuoka.

4 Most Beautiful Shrines & Temples In Fukuoka

Nanzo-in Temple

Lucky Spot For Money! The Biggest Statue Of Reclining Buddha!

This Reclining Buddha is the biggest one as for a bronze stature, and the total length is 41meters, the height 11meters, and the weight 300tons! The soles are also big, and the people who touch them, can become healthy and make various wishes true.


A Shrine a God of Learning Sugawara no Michizane Sleeps

Dazaihu Tenman Gu Shrine is a spiritual power spot many students come from all over japan for success in examinations.

Munakatataisya Shrine

The Beauty of a Shrine of Three Goddesses

The Grand Shrine of Munakata is a general term for Hetsu Shrine in Munakata, Nakatsu Shrine in O-shima Island, and Okitsu Shrine in Okino-shima Island. Goddesses of a sea route between Korean Peninsula, that is say three goddesses of Munakata (Tagori-hime no kami, Tagitsu-hime no kami, Ichikishima-hime no kami) are deified and it is the head shrine of over 7000 Munakata Shrines in Japan.

Sumiyoshi Shrine

Very Effective!? Good Luck Of The Oldest Sumiyoshi Shrine

It's the oldest shrine of the 2129 Sumiyoshi Shrines in Japan. There're eight historic shrines except for the main shrine in the large sight. Moving around these eight for better fortune is also well known.

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