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Daiyu-zan Saijo-Ji Temple – Minami-Ashigara,Kanagawa

TypeThe Soto-shu Sect Temple Foundation1394 Address1157 Daiyu-cho, Minami-Ashigara city, Kanagawa Prefecture DescriptionThe Daiyu-zan Saijo-Ji Temple belongs to the Soto-shu Sect of Zen Buddhism. Among the Soto-shu Sect temples, the Saijo-Ji is placed third in rank behind the Eihei-Ji in Fukui Prefecture and the Soji-Ji in Kanagawa Prefecture. And, the big cedar trees alongside the approach …

Japanese weeping Sakura cherry

Ento Bunsui – Kawasaki,Kanagawa

At the beginning of April, Sakura cherry tree around the Kanagawa erea reached full bloom. These are pictures of Sakura blossoms near the Kuji Ento Bunsui in Takatsu ward of Kawasaki city. Jogen-Ji Temple Jogen-Ji Temple

Japanese cherry blossoms

Yurari-kan – Tomi,Nagano

Appearance Rating★★★☆☆ Nature of SpringMildly alkaline simple hot spring Address3875 Kano, Tomi city, Nagano Prefecture ParkingYes Hours OpenMarch to November 10:00 – 22:00, December to February 10:30 – 21:00 Fixed HolidayThe third Wednesday of each month FeeAdult 500 Yen, Elementary school kid 300 Yen DescriptionOnsen hot spring facilities with a restaurant. This Onsen facility is …

Yurari-kan appearance

Fujino Yamanami Onsen – Sagamihara, Kanagawa

Entrance Rating★★★★☆ Nature of SpringNatrium-Calcium-Hydrosulfate-Chloride Spring (Alkaline ph 9.61), Temperature 41.8 degrees C AddressMakino 4225-1, Midori ward, Sagamihara city, Kanagawa Prefecture ParkingYes Hours OpenMarch to November 10:00 – 21:00, December to February 10:00 – 20:00 Fixed HolidayWednesdays FeeFor 3 hours Adult 600 Yen Elementary school kid 300 Yen, Whole day Adult 900 Yen Elementary school …

Fujino Yamanami Onsen

Takatsu-yu – Kawasaki, Kanagawa

Entrance Rating★★★☆☆ Nature of SpringPure water (not natural mineral spring) AddressMizonokuchi 3-8-13, Takatsu-ward, Kawasaki city, Kanagawa Prefecture ParkingYes Hours Open15:00 – 24:00 Fixed HolidayNot fixed FeeAdult 470 Yen Firewood DescriptionThis Sento is not Onsen hot spring. Just pure (tap) water is heated by wood-fired boiler so that the water is mild. Most of the other …

Takatsu-yu Entrance