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Unpen-Ji

It is 66th temple of“Shikoku 88 temples pilgrimage”and is believed that“Kobodaishi”founded this temple. In 8th year of Enreki Era (789) when he was 16 years old, he climbed up this mountain and built the hall. Later, by the order of Emperor Saga, another Zen priest stayed here and carved Kannon-Bosatsu with thousand hands. Then, it was enshrined at this temple. This area is the checkpoint of Asanyo (rise over Tokushima, Kagawa and Ehime) mountain range and lies highest at 1,000 meters above sea level among other temples.

Basic information

Address
763-2 Norouchi, Hakuchi, Ikeda Cho, Miyoshi City
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Parking lot
car:20
Parking space at ropeway for 500 cars (free of charge)
Access
Get off the express way at Ikawa-Ikeda IC→Take the National route 192 towards Shikoku-Chuo→Take the Prefectural road 268→Arrive at the approach road to Unpen-Ji *By ropeway Get off the express way at Ikawa-Ikeda IC→Take the National route 192 towards Shikoku-Chuo→Take the Prefectural road 8 towards Kannon-Ji→Take the Municipal road→Unpen-Ji ropeway
Contact
Unpen-Ji
Phone
0883-74-0066