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Hase-dera Temple (Nara)

Travel Guide - Hase-dera Temple (Nara)

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Hase-dera Temple in Nara is the main temple of the Buzan school of Shingon Buddhism established in 686 for Emperor Tenmu. After going through the temple's Nio-mon gate, there are a total of 399 roofed stone steps up to the top where the Hondo main hall stands. The current Hondo main hall was reconstructed by the 3rd Edo Shogun Tokugawa Iemitsu in 1650 and is designated as a national treasure. The temple's 7,000 peonies bloom in June and July are also famous.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 8:30 - 17:00 (April - September)
  • 9:00 - 16:30 (October - March)

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 500 yen (General, Adult)
  • 250 yen (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 20 minutes walk from Hase-dera Station on the Kintetsu Osaka Line

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • Hase, Sakurai-shi, Nara, 633-0112

TweetsTweets

統原一 @calvinklein2501 - 2019-06-24
@boredperson109 Yes I did!! Thank you very much!! This place is temple HASE of KAMAKURA in JAPAN.🥰🥰🥰
WeBase鎌倉ホステル @WeBaseKamakura - 2019-06-18
【Hydrangeas At #長谷寺 🌺🍃】
Hello, Everyone!
I’m WeBase Staff Saida😁
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Look at this beautiful view from top of Hase-de… https://t.co/zAPoMOv70g
Kishi Hitomi&Pon @p_n_h_k - 2019-06-12
There are the outside stairs in Kishi-ke.
That wouldn't happen in an ordinary hotel.
Small nature is close to us.
K… https://t.co/FY9mXVrmBx
風の子 @makeanovel - 2019-06-09
I like this photo. It seems to have been taken at Hase temple. The flowers of hydrangea shine with cool, crisp colo… https://t.co/JgrAkMfnxN
Japan Community @japancommunity - 2019-06-06
The true serenity is here at Hase-dera Temple in Sakurai, located in the southeast of the ancient capital Nara. Als… https://t.co/3zd8DeyKld
Ray Rivera @RayRiveraChs - 2019-06-06
During the hike up Mount Kamakura I saw hundreds of these statues especially near the Buddhist temple called Hase-d… https://t.co/r1kK5xA0dk
Ray Rivera @RayRiveraChs - 2019-06-06
During the hike up Mount Kamakura I saw hundreds of these statues especially near the Buddhist temple called Hase-d… https://t.co/r1kK5xA0dk
Ray Rivera @RayRiveraChs - 2019-06-06
During the hike up Mount Kamakura I saw hundreds of these statues especially near the Buddhist temple called Hase-d… https://t.co/r1kK5xA0dk
Ray Rivera @RayRiveraChs - 2019-06-06
During the hike up Mount Kamakura I saw hundreds of these statues especially near the Buddhist temple called Hase-d… https://t.co/r1kK5xA0dk
佐藤直毅 @stonaoki - 2019-06-03
It is the hydrangea of Hase-dera Temple in Kamakura that takes a little more time to become the best time to see th… https://t.co/JR0MKz3nIB
Jさん @J_san0404 - 2019-05-31
@HoskingMick Thank you Mick ! 😃
Yes! I will go to Hase temple next month.
Then I will also patrol the nearby sea.👮‍♂️
Mick Hosking @HoskingMick - 2019-05-31
@J_san0404 Beautiful photos mate !
You are going to visit Hase Temple next month? 😃
Kristine Ohkubo @AuthorKristineO - 2019-05-30
#Hase-Dera #Temple in #Nara #Japan. Learn more about Nara in 'A Blogger's Guide To Japan.' #Amazon #Kindle https://t.co/9c0OOH44fy
Japan Hoppers @JapanHoppers - 2019-05-28
Hase-dera is the temple of Shingon Buddhism, located on the midslope of Mt. Hatsuseyama. Hatsuseyama is known for p… https://t.co/tyabNTyJ9L
Jさん @J_san0404 - 2019-05-25
@HoskingMick Hi Mick 😀
Thank you for looking at the photo.
Hydrangea of ​​Hase temple is beautiful.
Statues bring u… https://t.co/0iXhyOTgYt
Kamakura By The Sea @Kamakura_By_Sea - 2019-05-24
It's almost June, which, in Kamakura, means hydrangea season. Hase Temple and Meigetsu-in are the two most famous p… https://t.co/MCH2PcImm0
Tokyonobo @Tokyonobo - 2019-05-21
Hasedera is a beautiful temple, founded in AD 686. It is located on a hillside overlooking the valley of the Hase R… https://t.co/8uIXKEe5Lc
Kamakura By The Sea @Kamakura_By_Sea - 2019-05-19
@morageorge @AlfieJapanorama Hase Dera is very well-organized during hydrangea season, though. They benefit from th… https://t.co/Edguqgxi1q
Kamakura By The Sea @Kamakura_By_Sea - 2019-05-19
@ninja_padrino We used to suggest going early, too. For some spots, it’s a good idea — for example, Hase Temple and… https://t.co/Ur7JtWqkIh
South of Tokyo,神奈川 @Visit_Kanagawa - 2019-05-17
As the crowds visiting #Kamakura flock to the Great Buddha, why not head to the calmer Hase-dera Temple? A… https://t.co/xQ2855FMGG
Japanese Restaurants Guide - SAVOR JAPAN @SavorJapan - 2019-05-11
#Kamakura is one of the popular excursion destinations in Japan. #Hase-temple well-known as #Ajisai-dera (… https://t.co/9fZcvn6rQK
Amy @Tisiggyiggs - 2019-05-07
@nadine_hase A little over a week now 😭😭 I was staying in Osaka but hit Kyoto, Nara, and Tokyo too. I miss it so much!
Keith Alverson @AlversonKeith - 2019-05-03
Enjoying the beautiful Nara prefecture village of Hase setting during golden week holiday. But look carefully at th… https://t.co/pqNdcu1wfa
Mahiro Shu 公式 @nanumiaueke - 2019-05-03
Hase-Temple https://t.co/QLezw9ZcE0
@Jakl 🌹 @jakl - 2019-05-01
Many many monk statues at Hase Temple. https://t.co/Inl2ZLtosY
@Jakl 🌹 @jakl - 2019-05-01
The caves at Hase Temple, just a few blocks south of big Buddha. https://t.co/pgoivBBGqm
珠美 @tam_am_ee - 2019-05-01
@jakl Are you going to Hase-Temple and the big Buddha?
🔥🔥∆LEXII∆Z🔥🔥 @Alexiious1 - 2019-04-29
@GamerzHusky Dude thats actually a game from some guy but im just named TEMPLE RUN bc it hase same kinda chemistry as a Temple run
🥚🥚∆LEXII∆Z🥚🥚(HAPPY EASTER) @Alexiious1 - 2019-04-29
@GamerzHusky Dude thats actually a game from some guy but im just named TEMPLE RUN bc it hase same kinda chemistry as a Temple run
鎌倉ウェルカムガイド @KWGA93 - 2019-04-24
「JJ in J」:
On April 22, KWGA welcomed the lovely guests from US.
We enjoyed visiting Hokoku-ji temple, the Great Bu… https://t.co/n1GNrRquQG
I Will Visit Japan @iwillvisitjapan - 2019-04-12
This photo was taken at Hasedera Temple in Kamakura. Hasedera was founded in 736 and is a temple of the Jōdo-shū se… https://t.co/RqiXVNayz0

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