- Art & Culture
Ishite-ji Temple No.51
Temple No. 51 of the Shikoku 88-temple pilgrimage, Ishite-ji has been awarded one star by the Michelin Green Guide Japan. Built in 1318, the Niōmon Gate is a National Treasure, while the main hall, three-storied pagoda and belfry are important national cultural properties. The temple is also associated with Emon Saburō, said to be the first pilgrim. Eateries around the temple sell ‘oyaki’, cakes of griddled mochi, which are a local specialty.
- 2-9-21 Ishite, Matsuyama City
- How to Get There
- A short way from the Ishiteji Temple Mae bus stop
- Open time
- Sightseeing hours 7:00〜17:00, Prayers 6:00〜19:00, Houmotsu-kan and caves 8:00〜17:00
- Free for individuals; mountaineering admission fee required for tourist groups (Please inquire for details.)
- Accessible by public transportation
- Parking available
- Who are you traveling with?
- Recommended seasons
- Please be aware that changes may be made to the information due to various circumstances.
For the latest information, please contact the respective facilities directly.
- Web Site
- This information is correct as of 8/2020. For details, please visit the official website of each facility or contact each facility.