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Takasakibyakue Daikannon

2710-1 Ishiharamachi, Takasaki 370-0864, Gunma Prefecture
+81 27-322-2269
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On our way to Gunma Onsen (Tasaki)

Nice view with an impressive Buddha statue you can climb 136 stairs to enjoy a nice view of the... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2016
Luxiah
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Paris, France
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Incredible views

I found Takasaki in general a bit hard to get around since there weren’t many buses, but luckily... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2015
Maria T
,
Nagoya, Japan
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2710-1 Ishiharamachi, Takasaki 370-0864, Gunma Prefecture
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Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Nice view with an impressive Buddha statue you can climb 136 stairs to enjoy a nice view of the area. Must be even more beautiful in Autumn.

1  Thank Luxiah
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Reviewed 19 December 2015

I found Takasaki in general a bit hard to get around since there weren’t many buses, but luckily the drivers are nice and will show you when to get off. Finding your way to the statue is easy because it stands out. There was a...More

3  Thank Maria T
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Reviewed 16 December 2015

This is one of the sights to see in Takasaki town, especially so if you are a believer of KwanIm or the Heart Sutra. The surrounding has a lot of beautiful greenery, so during the right autumn months it would be in full colours. You...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

It has been raining for a few days but it did not stop us from coming here. We took a bus from Takasaki bus station and the bus ride takes 25 minutes. The temple was really peaceful and not crowded during week days. The statue...More

1  Thank Wong J
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

I had no idea you could actually walk up to the top of the Kannon statue! There are interesting things to see on your way up!

1  Thank Natasha D
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Reviewed 10 August 2014

This is a great place I've visited many times. In fact I proposed to my wife on the rope bridge just South of the Kannon Statue. There is a small walking course that is easy and fun for all ages. There are some cats lounging...More

1  Thank SeattlePostlewait
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Reviewed 2 July 2014

Walked from the center of town and it was a long (8 km) walk in hot sun, but very worthwhile. There is a park like area when you get there before ascending steps up to the statue. If you buy tickets along the way they...More

1  Thank Barbarino_12
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