Access En

Usu-cho 124, Date, Hokkaido, 059-0151

By public transportation


From JR Usu Station

  • Approx. 25 min. walk

From JR Toya Station

  • Approx. 10 min. by taxi

From JR Date-Mombetsu Station

  • Approx. 15 min. by taxi

From Toyako Onsen

Donan Bus

  • Approx. 5 min. walk after getting off at “Zenkoji Iriguchi”

By taxi

  • Approx. 18 min. by taxi

By car

  • Approx. 10 to 15 min. after exiting the Hokkaido Expressway at Date IC or Abuta-Toyako IC


By bus

A charge of 1,000 yen applies to each bus as the admission/parking fee, but not to ordinary passenger vehicles.

  • Large buses may be parked in the parking area in the temple’s precincts.
  • Parking staff are in the temple’s precincts during the busy season (around the Golden Week holidays).
  • It takes 4 or 5 min. on foot from the temple’s precincts to the rock-breaking cherry tree.
  • A charge of 1,000 yen for admission/parking also applies to the Nature Park parking space. Please have your money ready in advance.
  • Bus drivers are recommended to drop off passengers at the Nature Park parking space, move the bus to the Zenkoji parking space and wait for them there.