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23-2 Otamayashita, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-0814, Miyagi Prefecture
+81 22-262-6250
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The Zuiho-den Mausoleum for Lord Daté Masamune (1567-1636)

We took a cab from the Sendai (Aoba) Castle site to the Zuiho-ji Temple for JPY1,070. It took... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Vancouver, Canada
Sendai is a modern city

The 松島1 day tour is fantastic which you cannot miss. Veey beautiful scenery there with lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Janice K
Hong Kong, China
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  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
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“small museum” (5 reviews)
“steep hill” (4 reviews)
“tombs” (5 reviews)
23-2 Otamayashita, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-0814, Miyagi Prefecture
+81 22-262-6250
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took a cab from the Sendai (Aoba) Castle site to the Zuiho-ji Temple for JPY1,070. It took about 15 minutes through the city streets. The original Zuiho-den Mausoleum was completed in 1637, one year after the death of Lord Daté Masamune. Many years later,...More

Thank Chuzaa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The 松島1 day tour is fantastic which you cannot miss. Veey beautiful scenery there with lots of restaurants too.

Thank Janice K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful place to visit, well worth it if you have the time. We took the loople bus directly to the site (¥620 for a day pass) There is a climb up the hill to the top which is quite steep but is beautifully surrounded...More

Thank V87
Reviewed 19 February 2017

For architecture lovers, history fans or simple admirers of beautiful things, the Zuihoden is a very nice place to visit in Sendai. The little slope you have to climb to access the mausoleums is worth the effort: the three mausoleums are simply stunning. Though you...More

Thank RiriSilversword
Reviewed 18 January 2017

nice building with repainted color. looks beautiful. since the building is along the slope and they are very kind offering the stick for you to use especially for the oldies. we went there in winter time and beware to put on enough clothing. worth to...More

Thank Maggie C
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Resting place of lord Date Masamune. Structure has beautiful golden colors and intricate patterns. U have to pay 500 💴 as entry fee. Some discount with loople pass is available. Also has the children's cemetery area which was quite fascinating too. Takes around 40 mins...More

Thank drgauravsanjay
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Good location, great views, super forest. Ornate decorations on the tombs. Not creepy, actually. Good for a nice day.

Thank aneles
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This is one of the popular place to visit in Sendai, especially if you're interested in the samurai's stories - this place is for Date Masamune (single eye hero). It's a beautiful place and we were able to see the beautiful red leaves here when...More

Thank Aomori
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I took the bus on Sendai Loop to Zuihoden. Once off the bus, I walked up the steep hill. To my right, I saw a path that beckoned to me. I then noticed the sign in English announcing the children's cemetery. I took a lovely...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

It's located in a climb with stairs and a beautiful forest. The mausoleuns are very beautiful and show how important was Date Masamune to Sendai. There's a museum too.

Thank Renata T
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15 August 2016|
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Response from 601sanaet | Reviewed this property |
同じく、正面入り口の左側に駐車場があります。私が行った時は無料でした。お祭りやらあると有料になるかも知れません。台数は20台はほどは止められそうです。 瑞鳳殿のチケット販売所まで坂道が続きます。
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