7 Sights in Kofu, Japan (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Kofu, Japan. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 7 sights are available in Kofu, Japan.

List of cities in Japan Sightseeing Tours in Kofu

1. 謝恩碑

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The Shaonhi Monument is a monument located in the ruins of Kofu Castle in Kofu City, Yamanashi Prefecture. This monument was built in 1922 (Taisho 11) to convey to future generations the lessons of flood damage and gratitude for the gift of the Imperial Estate in Yamanashi Prefecture from Emperor Meiji to the mountain forests in Yamanashi Prefecture, which were devastated by repeated floods such as the Great Flood in Meiji 40. It is also called the Shaon Pagoda.

Wikipedia: 謝恩碑 (甲府市) (JA)

2. 法華寺

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Hokkeji Temple is a Nichiren Buddhist temple located in Takeda 1-chome, Kofu City, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. The mountain number is Mt. Fujimitsu. The former main mountain is Ikegami Honmonji Temple, Ikegami-Kagurazaka Hoen. Along with Enkoji Temple and Shinryuji Temple, it is one of the three temples of the Kofu Hokke-sect, and there is also a Johoji temple nearby.

Wikipedia: 法華寺 (甲府市) (JA)

3. コラニー文化ホール

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Yamanashi Prefectural Culture Hall (山梨県立県民文化堂, Yamanashi Kenri Tsukeminbunka Hall) is a multipurpose hall located in Kofu City, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. Commonly known as YCC Prefectural Culture Hall. Since April 1, 2009, the Adbrain-Kyoritsu-NTT-F Joint Venture has been in charge of operation and management as a designated administrator.

Wikipedia: 山梨県立県民文化ホール (JA)

4. Rissho Kosei-kai

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Risshō Kōsei Kai (立正佼成会); until June 1960, 大日本立正交成会 is a Japanese new religious movement founded in 1938 by Nikkyō Niwano and Myōkō Naganuma. Risshō Kōsei Kai is organized as a lay Buddhist movement, which branched off from the older Reiyūkai, and is primarily focused around the Lotus Sutra and veneration of ancestors.

Wikipedia: Risshō Kōsei Kai (EN)

5. 穴切大神社

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Anagiri Daijinja (Anagiri Daijinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Takara 2-chome, Kofu City, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. It has a long history of the legend of the lake water of the Kofu Basin and the legend of kicking. The former shrine is a gōsha.

Wikipedia: 穴切大神社 (JA)

6. 藤村記念館

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The Kofu City Fujimura Memorial Hall is an exchange facility located in Kofu City, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. The former Mutsusawa School building built in the early Meiji era has been relocated and used.

Wikipedia: 甲府市藤村記念館 (JA)

7. 長禅寺

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長禅寺 さかおり 02:51, 17 March 2010 (UTC) / CC BY-SA 3.0

Changchan Temple is a single temple of Linji Sect located in Jiafu City, Yamanashi Prefecture. With Dongguang Temple, Nengcheng Temple, Yuanguangyuan and Hokounji, it is one of the five mountains in Jiafu.

Wikipedia: 長禅寺 (甲府市) (JA)

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