Trip Planner: Asia / Japan / Kansai / Wakayama Prefecture / Higashimuro-gun / Nachikatsura-cho / Seigantoji Temple
Absorb the distinctive beauty of Seigantoji Temple, part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site and, according to legend, founded by Indian monk Ragyō Shōnin. Built near the impressive Nachi Falls, which were previously a location of nature worship, the terrace at the temple affords breathtaking views of the cascade, the tallest in the country. Be sure to bring along your camera to capture photos of the view and the exquisite buildings in the temple complex. Plan your visit to Seigantoji Temple and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Nachikatsura-cho online trip builder.
Seigantoji Temple reviews
The combination of three-story-pagoda and waterfall is excellent!
First of all, its name is really cool. The name of this temple reminds me an Indian missionary crossing all the way over the Blue Ocean.I feel something spiritual romance.
Plan your trip to Nachikatsura-cho
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. 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.
Popular things to do in Nachikatsura-cho
Side trips from Nachikatsura-cho
Hidden gems in Nachikatsura-cho
Shopping in Nachikatsura-cho
Nearby attractions in Nachikatsura-cho
Nature in Nachikatsura-cho
Trips to Seigantoji Temple by other users
44 days in Japan BY A USER FROM ISRAEL Tokyo Hakuba-mura Kutchan-cho 60 days in Japan BY A USER FROM CANADA Nikko Koya-cho Ishigaki 12 days in Wakayama Prefecture BY A USER FROM GERMANY Wakayama Tanabe Nachikatsura-cho 32 days in Japan BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA Nachikatsura-cho Ise Yakushima-cho 22 days in Japan BY A USER FROM INDIA Ishigaki Iriomote-jima Miyakojima 28 days in Japan BY A USER FROM ISRAEL Iriomote-jima Ishigaki Miyakojima