♦An old temple with the legend of Yoshitsune, that Basyo visited at one time.
It is said that one the way to escape to Okusyu hiraizumi with his brother Yoritomo pursuing after his, Yoshitsune dropped by Sennindo. It even appears on Basyo's travel sketch "Okuno Hosomichi". A ferry boat and Yoshitsunemaru, the ship going around Mogami in an hour.
If you are taking ferry, have a coffee dripped with springwater. Reservation is required between December and March.
Details del Sennindo
- Address:Shiraito fall drive in, Kusanagi, Tozawa villege, Mogami county, Yamagata
Opening hours:9:00 ~ 17:00
Reservation:Needed (for group)
Entrance fee:1,930 yen for cabin cruiser, 1% discount for group of more than 15 people
Fee:elementary school students 970 yen, 380 yen for crossing river
Parking:(free) 100 cars
Access to Sennindo
Access:2 minutes from JR Takaya station.