Tanjōji (誕生寺) is a temple of the Nichiren Shū located in the city of Kamogawa in Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Along with Kuon-ji in Yamanashi Prefecture, Ikegami Honmon-ji in the south of Tokyo, and Seichō-ji also in Kamogawa City, Tanjōji is one of the "Four Sacred Places of Nichiren Shū."For Tanjoji and beyond, use our Kamogawa trip builder app to get the most from your Kamogawa vacation.
This is the Buddhist temple of the Nichiren sect built in the place where Nichiren was born. This is a sacred place located in Kominato, in Southern Chiba, facing the Pacific Ocean. Nichiren was born.... more »
Tanjoji temple has great energy thanks the place where it is. If you carefully choose the time of visit, you can be there alone and ejoy the peace of it. You can hear all the sounds of forest, which..... more »
Beautiful temple. Nearly 800 years old. Definitely worth a visit
Plan your trip to Kamogawa
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
See all ›
Hidden gems in Kamogawa
Side trips from Kamogawa
See all ›
Kid-friendly things to do in Kamogawa
Plans to Tanjoji by other users
3 days in Katsuura BY A USER FROM JAPAN August, kids, popular sights Preferences: August, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 4 days in Kimitsu & Katsuura BY A USER FROM JAPAN July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in Onjuku-machi BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA July, beaches, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, beaches Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Chiba Prefecture BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Yokosuka BY A USER FROM JAPAN March, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: March, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium