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Kofukuji is one of many temples in Nagasaki's Teramachi ("temple town") at the foot of a steep hill. It was constructed in 1620 as the first temple of the Obaku sect, the youngest of the three schools within Japanese Zen Buddhism.

Access

Kofukuji is a 5-10 minute walk from the "Kokaido-mae" tram stop, close to the Meganebashi.

How to get to and around Nagasaki

Hours & Fees

Hours

8:00 to 17:00

Closed

No closing days

Admission

300 yen

Hotels around Nagasaki

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Hotel Cuore Nagasaki Ekimae
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Hotel Monterey Nagasaki
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JR Kyushu Hotel Nagasaki
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Page last updated: June 9, 2015