Tenkei-san Gyokuhoji Temple (Gohyaku-Rakan


Gyokuhoji Temple is one of the best places to travel in Odawara, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for map, how to get there, spots nearby, attractions and photos of Gyokuhoji Temple posted by Japanese travelers in the know.
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Overwhelming 526 Statues Of Rakan

Tenkei-san Gyokuhoji Temple (byname: Gohyaku-Rakan) was built by a vassal of Hojo Family. The main temple has, relatively small, 25-60cm tall, 526 Rakan statues with various faces. The scene of the temple filled up with the statues is really overwhelming!
Access: From Odawara Station, take Daiyuzan Line to Gohyaku-Rakan Station. Easy access from there.



5-1-28 Ougi-cho, odawara-shi, kanagawa


3min walk from Gohyaku Rakan Station.



Nearby Things To Do

Odawara Castle

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1m Flower Bunch. A Wisteria Trellis You Look Up In Spite Of Yourself In The Odawara Castle Park

180 years old wisteria tree. It was named 'wisteria of admiration' because the Emperor Taisho admired its beauty when he was the Crown Prince. The best season to see is from late in April to early in May.


145 Kinds Of Roses With Mellow Aromas & The World's Biggest Flowering Onion

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