No.15 Enzo-ji Temple

The full name of the temple is Fukuman Kokuzo Bosatsu Enzo-ji Temple and is dedicated to the Fukuman Kokuzo Bosatsu (Bodhisattva of wisdom). The temple itself is over 1,200 years old and stands impressively at the top of a rock cliff. Around 100 somei yoshino form a tunnel of blossoms leading from Yanaizu Station to the temple. Climb up to the main hall to enjoy the view of the sakura and the Tadami River below.


General information

Address 176 Aza Jikemachi-ko, Oaza Yanaizu, Yanaizu Town, Kawanuma County, Fukushima Prefecture (福島県河沼郡柳津町大字柳津字寺家町甲176)
Peak bloom Late April–early May
Access by train 5 minutes on foot from Aizu-Yanaizu Station on the Tadami Line
Access by car About 10 minutes from Ban-Etsu Expressway Aizu-Bange IC