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One of the Sixteen Pagodas of Japan and an Important Cultural Property

Considered one of the 16 pagodas erected by Fujiwara-no-Kamatari (614-669), from its construction method it is estimated to date from the end of the Muromachi period (1336-1573).
A two-level (tahoto) pagoda that has been designated by the national government as an Important Cultural Property. Height: 13.7 meters. This two-level pagoda, with its shingle roofs, is an expression of traditional Japanese aesthetics with its austere beauty. A statue of Dainichi Nyorai (Vairocana) is kept inside.

Akaibo Tahoto
Suetakekami, Kudamatsu, Yamaguchi
10 mins walk from JR Suo-Hanaoka Station (15 mins by car from Kudamatsu Station)


Akaibo Pagoda

Akaibo,398 Suetakekami, Kudamatsu, Yamaguchi 744-0024