Kamaishi Daikannon

A pure white Daikannon statue that rises 48.5m in height with a beautiful contrast with the blue sea

View Gallery
The pure white stupa and Daikannon statue which were built in 1970 facing Kamaishi Bay make for a beautiful temple. Within the statue, there is the haiden hall of worship, an installation room for the 33 kannon and other facilities. From the observation point, you can see over Kamaishi Bay.
Business Hours
Saturday ( 9:0 AM ~ 5:0 PM )
Sunday ( 9:0 AM ~ 5:0 PM )
Weekdays ( 9:0 AM ~ 5:0 PM )

subject to change depending on the season
Adult: 500 JPY
Children: 100 JPY

Junior high and high school students 300 yen
釜石大観音 3 Chome-9-1 Odairacho Kamaishi, Iwate Prefecture
(0193) 24-2125

Photos & Videos

View Gallery

Plan your trip to iwate

Chat with a local tour guide who can help organize your trip.

Request a Tour