About Zion temple
♦Typifies the old shines of Tohoku area veiled with solemn atomosphere.
The old shrine quietly standing on a hillside of the hilly mountain.
Its' history is quite old that in 746, Baramon Souzyo opened by the order of the Emperor Seimu.
In the precinct of the shrine, the main inner temple with construction of Momoyama era, the three-storied pagoda, and Yakushi hall are built.
Zion shrine festival is hold every May.
Details Zion temple
- Address:21 Zionji Sagae city, Yamagata
Opening hour:8a.m. -4:30p.m.
Entrance fee:500 yen
Parking:(free) 90 cars
Access to Zion temple
Access:15 minutes by taxi from JR Sagae station.