Takao-san Yakuo-in Temple

Takao-san Yakuo-in Temple

The Head Temple Takao-san Yakuo-in sits in the depths of Mount Takao. Since its establishment in 744, Yakuo-in has been used by Buddhist priests and followers as a ascetic practice spot. Today, you can experience Buddhist traditions here at Yakuo-in, with ascetic practice experiences and try Buddhist vegetarian meals.

Basic Information

Address
2177 Takaocho, Hachioji-shi, Tokyo
Phone
042-661-1115
Hours
9:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.
Fee
free

Access

  • FromShinjuku Station
    【Shinjuku Sta.】 ー Keio Line / for Takaosanguchi
    → 【Takaosanguchi Sta.】→ about a 5-minute walk
  • FromTokyo Station
    【Tokyo Sta.】— JR Chuo Line / for Shinjuku
    → 【Shinjuku Sta.】— Keio Line / for Takaosanguchi
    → 【Takaosanguchi Sta.】→ about a 5-minute walk
  • FromNarita Airport
    【Narita Airport Sta.】ー JR Narita Line Narita Express / for Shinjuku
    → 【Shinjuku Sta.】ー Keio Line / for Takaosanguchi
    → 【Takaosanguchi Sta.】→ about a 5-minute walk
  • FromHaneda Airport
    【Haneda Airport】ー Keikyu Line / for Shinagawa
    → 【Shinagawa Sta.】ー JR Yamanote Line / for Shibuya
    → 【Shinjuku Sta.】ー Keio Line / for Takaosanguchi
    → 【Takaosanguchi Sta.】→ about a 5-minute walk

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