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Kokawa Temple

Travel Information

Kokawa Temple (粉河寺の桜) is one of the popular Sakura Spot in Wakayama Prefecture. There are about 300 Sakura that bloom in early April.

Visitor's Info.
There are parking and restroom.

Access
0. at Wakayama Station.
1. use JR Wakayama Line to Kokawa Station.
2. walk north.


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Map around Kokawa Temple

Detailed Travel Guide

Kokawa Temple
Kokawa Temple (粉河寺) is one of the most popular temples in Wakayama Prefecture. It is located in Kinokawa, Wakayama. It was established in 770 and has been highly respected temple. Kokawa Temple is the 3rd temple of 33 famous temples of western Japan. There are many old buildings that are over 200 years old. You can see the great architectures of Edo period. Also, the dry rock style garden was built in late Momoyama period (late 16th century). It has a dynamic art design of Momoyama Period.