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Honpuku-ji Temple

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Honpuku-ji is located in Awaji Island, famous for its main temple building designed by world-renowned architect Tadao Ando. This main temple building called Mizumi-do has a unique structure, a statue of Buddha is enshrined under an elliptical pond with water lilies and sacred lotuses blooming. The best time to see the water lilies is from May to September, while the sacred lotuses are most beautiful from June to July.

Facility Information

  • Awaji
  • History, Culture


1310, Ura, Awaji-shi, Hyogo

Contact Information

Reference Name

Honpuku-ji Temple






By Car

  • Approximately 5 minutes from Higashiura I.C. on Kobe Awaji Naruto Expressway
  • Approximately 15 minutes from Awaji I.C. on Kobe Awaji Naruto Expressway

By Train

  • Approximately 1 hour by bus from JR Sannomiya Station

Business Hours, Admission Fee

Opening Hours
(30 minutes unit)


Closed on

No holidays

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