This ancient temple was founded in the year 1132. It has many things to see, including the largest wooden stupa (a National Treasure), the hall enshrining a statue of Kobo Daishi (an important cultural property), and the Negoroji Temple Garden. The temple is also a famous spot for cherry blossoms and autumn foliage and is easy to get to from Kansai International Airport.
2286 Negoro, Iwade City
|Access||Ride the Wakayama Bus from JR Kii Station and get off at "Negoro"; 20 min walk|
|Access by Car||From the Wakayama Kita Interchange on the Hanwa Expressway, take Prefectural Road 139, National Route 24, and Prefectural Road 63 for approximately 11.7 km.|
- 根来寺 Negoroji Temple
- Address 岩出市根来2286根来寺 2286 Negoro, Iwade City
|Website||Negorodera Temple *Japanese website|
Last updated: 2021-02-02