Hieizan Enryakuji Temple, with its sprawling grounds across Mt. Hieizan, is the head temple of the Tendai Sect, and was registered as a World Cultural Heritage site in 1994 and as a Japan Heritage site in 2015. Conveniently located for access by driveway, cable car and all bus routes, it is comparatively easy to make it all the way to the top of the mountain. At Enryakuji Kaikan you can also experience what it's like to train at the temple, including Zen meditation and making copies of the sutras. Please inquire to 077-578-0047 (9:00 - 17:00) for more details.
|Address||4220 Sakamotohoncho, Otsu City, Shiga|
|Opening Hours||8:30 - 16:30
(Sometimes until 16:00. Seasonal changes.)
Open every day
|Access||JR Kosei Line Hieizan Sakamoto Station 20 min. on foot
Change at Sakamoto Cable, 10 min. on foot after alighting at Cable Enryakuji Station
If you check both Wi-Fi spots and Tax free, this pin will be displayed in spots that have both.
Recommended Spots Related to this Spot
Events in the Vicinity of this Spot