Ishiyama-dera Temple

Ishiyama-dera Temple is one of the best places to travel in Otsu-shi, Shiga Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for attractions, hours, access, map, spots nearby, and photos of Ishiyama-dera Temple posted by Japanese travelers in the know.[last modified: ]


A Temple With Rich Nature Overlooking Lake Biwa, And Loved By Noble Writers, Murasaki Shikibu & Matsuo Basho

There're national treasures and buildings of important cultural asset in the large precinct surrounded by nature, which makes you feel history. You can touch the cultures of Heian Era because of the connection with Murasaki Shikibu. This is a temple many famous writers have believed and favored since old times.
Access: 10 min walk from Ishiyamadera Station Admission Fee: ¥600