This beautiful world treasure is set up in A.D725 by emperor. Shoumu. Also, this is a head shrine of 44,000 Hachimangues in Japan.
This world treasure is the oldest wooden architecture in Kyusyu. In a temple, there are many historical arts such as mural, caving from the Heian era (9-11th century).
This is a head temple of "Rokugo-manzan : 65 temples around the 6 mountains in the Kunisaki area". In a temple, there are superb 9 buddha statues which are designated as a national cultural treasures.
After climbing a steep cliff, you may feel completely overwhelmed with the two enormous Buddha statues which are carved into rock. These statues are designated as a nationally important cultural property.
This temple is located in the middle of Futagoyama : the highest mountain in the Kunisaki area. The best point of it is an enormous pair of guardian Deva kings called "Niouzo".
Yukichi FUKUZAWA is well-known as a symbol of 10,000yen bill. Meanwhile, he is well-known as a pioneer of democracy. This is the house where he had lived in when he was 3-21 years old.
The tunnel is a man-made structure that was dug more than 250 years ago. It is the oldest toll-road in Japan. In the colored leaves season, one can enjoy beatiful sceneries along the road.
This temple is located on the middle of crag. In a temple. there are many rice paddles with wishes written on their by worshippers.
This enormous dam was constructed in 1983 and the length of it is 313m.
This canyon has acquired its current shape throuh long years . The best view is during the colored leaves season.
The theme of this museum is "God, Buddha , Pray ". There are many historical exhibits which are related to culture and history of Oita.