Negoroji temple

Travel Information

Negoroji temple (根来寺の桜) is one of 100 best Sakura spots in Japan. It is located in northern Wakayama Prefecture. There are about 7,000 Sakura Trees that bloom in early April in this temple.

Visitor's Info.
There are parking and restroom.
Admission: 500 yen. Kid's free.
There is a group discount.
Time: 9:10 to 16:30 (Apr. to Oct.) 16:00 (Nov. to Mar.)

0. at Wakayama Station.
1. use JR Hanwa Line to Kii Station.
2. use a local bus to Negoro.

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Negoroji temple
Negoroji temple (根来寺) is one of the most popular temples located in Wakayama Prefecture. It was established in 1130 by Priest Gakushin. It has appeared in the many scenes of Japanese History. There are many buildings is registered as national historical assets. Also, the scenery of Negoroji is registered as national scenic beauty. During Sengoku period, many monks here fought against Daimyo with many guns.