Magoji temple is the 2nd temple along the Hokuriku 33 Kannon Pilgrimage route, and is said to have been founded by Prince Shotoku. The principal image of the temple is the wooden seated statue of Bato Kannon, which is designated as a national important cultural property. The temple is also popular for its beautiful cherry blossoms, autumn leaves and tranquil scenery along the approach to the temple.
|Contact||Magoji Temple 0770-72-1264|
|Address||3-1 Magoji, Takahama|
|Access||Walk: 15 mins. walk from JR Wakasa-Wada Station.
Car: 20 mins. drive from Oi-Takahama IC on the Maizuru-Wakasa Expressway.