|Fukoji Temple , Urasa Bishamondo|
Minami Uonuma City
It is said that in 807 A.D. Sakanoue no Tamuramaro visited this land and for the sake of the peace of the country he founded the temple of Fukoji, which was built about 1200 years ago; it belongs to the Buzan Division of the Shingon Sect of Buddhism. Every year on March 3rd one of Japan's three major strange festivals is held here, the Hadaka Oshiai Festival, or the Naked Man Festival, which is well worth seeing.
The suggested season is autumn and winter .
|Address||2495 Urasa, Minami-Uonuma City, Niigata prefecture|
|Telephone||０２５－７７７－２００１ Fukoji Temple , Urasa Bishamondo|
|URL||h t t p : / / w w w . b i s y a m o n n o s a t o . c o m / t o p . h t m l|
B&B Avg.Price 12,960 - 18,360
Get on Joetsu Line from Echigo-Yuzawa Station and get off at Urasa Station. About 10 minutes walk from there.
|Closest Bus Stop||
Bishamondo mae (MK29)
|From Tokyo||5 minutes from Yamato ETC only IC|
|From Niigata||5 minutes from Yamato ETC only IC|