This is the oldest temple in Hakodate. The existing main building was built around 1900. Carvings of lions and dragons engraved on the gate are marvelous. This temple is recommended for those who are interested in Japanese architecture.
高龍寺 / Kouryuuji
|Address||21-11 Funami-cho, Hakodate|
|Access from Hakodate Station||
11 minutes by tram to the "Hakodate Dock-mae" tram stop
10 minutes on foot
|Hours||9:00 am - 4:00 pm|
To call from abroad to Hakodate
- Dial the international dialing access code and Japan’s country code (81). See Here
- Drop the first 0 and dial everything else. For example, to call the Japanese number 0138-00-0000 from the US, dial 011-81-138-00-0000.