Kofukuji temple in Nara

Kofukuji temple is also situated near the Nara park. It is listed as one of the UNESCO world heritage sites. The temple consists of the main hall and a five-storeyed pagoda. This pagoda is Japan’s second largest pagoda. The national treasure museum of Koufukuji temple has many Buddhist treasures housed inside. There is an entrance fee of 600yen to get inside this building.

There is an octagonal temple building opposite to the pagoda and main hall. The vast temple ground and the buildings is a place where a lot of ancient works of Buddhist is kept inside which includes some rare statues of Lord Budha.