5 Sights in Takaoka, Japan (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Takaoka, 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 5 sights are available in Takaoka, Japan.

List of cities in Japan Sightseeing Tours in Takaoka

1. Takaoka Castle Park Zoo

Show sight on map

Takaoka Kojo Park Zoo (高岡古城公園zoo, Takaoka Kojo Koen Zoo) is a zoo located in Takaoka Castle Park (高岡城) in Takaoka City, Toyama Prefecture, Japan. The park opened in April 1951 and moved to its current location in 1960. Later, the park was renovated and opened in April 1981. As of December 2013, 162 animals of 43 species are bred. Japan belongs to the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.

Wikipedia: 高岡古城公園動物園 (JA)

2. 高岡市立博物館

Show sight on map

The Takaoka City Museum is a public local museum located in Takaoka Kojo Park, a national historic site, in Takaoka City, Toyama Prefecture, Japan. He is a member of the Japan Museum Association, the National Association of History and Folklore Museums, and the Toyama Prefectural Museum Association.

Wikipedia: 高岡市立博物館 (JA)

3. Imizu Shrine

Show sight on map
Imizu Shrine ChiefHira / CC BY-SA 3.0

Imizu Shrine is a Shinto shrine located in the Kojo neighborhood of the city of Takaoka, Toyama Prefecture, Japan. It one of four shrines claiming the title of ichinomiya of former Etchū Province. The main festival of the shrine is held annually on April 23.

Wikipedia: Imizu Jinja (EN)

4. 高岡市美術館

Show sight on map

The Takaoka Art Museum is a public art museum located in Nakagawa, Takaoka City, Toyama Prefecture, Japan. This section also explains the Takaoka City Museum of Art, the predecessor of the Takaoka City Museum of Art.

Wikipedia: 高岡市美術館 (JA)

5. 大仏寺

Show sight on map

Dafo Temple is a pure land temple located in Takaoka City, Toyama Prefecture. The bronze statue of Amitabha Tathagata in China is widely known as Takaoka Buddha. The mountain number is Fengde Mountain.

Wikipedia: 大佛寺 (高岡市) (JA)

Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.