Overview

On the crag, a huge Maitreya Buddha stands. It was carved by a Yokosuka resident sculptor Shigeru Fujishima. He started carving in 1980. It took about one year. It is about eight meter's tall and 4.5 meters in width.

Detailed information

Address

3-3-520 Shonantakatori, Yokosuka City, Kanagawa

Access

Take a bus from Keikyu Oppama station of 'Shonan Takatori Danchi Junnkan'line. After 10 minutes, get of at 'Takatori elementary school'. Walk for 10 minutes.

Costs

Free

Photos

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