Sendai Daikannon

0 0 Reviews
Photo: David Pecheux /

Sendai Daikannon (仙台大観音), located inside Daikanmitsuji Temple, is a large statue of the gem-bearing Nyoirin Kannon form of Kannon, located in Sendai, Japan. It is the tallest statue of Nyoirin Kannon in the world, and the tallest statue of a goddess in Japan. As of 2018, it is the fifth tallest statue in the world at 100 metres. [Wikipedia, adapted]



Nakayamaminami-31-36 Sanezawa, Izumi Ward, Sendai, Miyagi (Map) (Directions)


10:00 - 16:00 Closed now

Opening Hours

Monday 10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00
Thursday 10:00 - 16:00
Friday 10:00 - 16:00
Saturday 10:00 - 16:00
Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
Holidays 10:00 - 16:00



Phone Number



Related Articles

2 articles
Sendai Daikannon Statue

Sendai Daikannon Statue

Justin Velgus

The Sendai Daikannon was the tallest statue in the world when built in 1991. It stands 100 meters high watching over the citizens..

Miyagi 5

Sendai Daikannon


0 Reviews
  • 5 star 0
  • 4 star 0
  • 3 star 0
  • 2 star 0
  • 1 star 0


Near Sendai Daikannon

Best Western Hotel Sendai 11

Best Western Hotel Sendai

Located 20 minutes by car from JR Sendai Station, Best Western Hotel Sendai provides a 35㎡-room with a great view of the city..

Bansuitei Ikoiso Ryokan, Sendai

Bansuitei Ikoiso Ryokan, Sendai

Hotel Bansuitei Ryokan offers a traditional Japanese hospitality experience in the otherwise sleekly modern city of Sendai.

Bansuitei Ikoiso Ryokan Sendai

Bansuitei Ikoiso Ryokan Sendai

Bansuitei Ikoiso Ryokan is a Japanese style hotel located on a quiet corner in the heart of Sendai city. It has been in business..

Orikyuu Ramen

Orikyuu Ramen

Delicious and local, Orikyuu uses Sendai miso to create ramen that has people lining up for over an hour at peak times!

Atorie Cafe

Atorie Cafe

A small, local cafe where friendly conversation has been on the menu for over 30 years.

Kawai Tei: Traditional Fast Food

Kawai Tei: Traditional Fast Food

Healthy, delicious and fresh food for a busy traveler, conveniently located within a few minutes of Rikuzen-Ochiai station.


Osaki Hachimangu Shrine

5 (1Review)

Ōsaki Hachimangū is a Shinto shrine in Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan. The main shrine building has been designated a National Treasure of Japan. [W..

Miyagi 3.6km away Free

Zuihoden Mausoleum

Built in the 17th century during the Edo period, Zuihoden Mausoleum (瑞鳳殿, Zuihōden) in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture is the resting place of Date Mas..

Miyagi 7km away
Michinoku Pro Wrestling

Michinoku Pro Wrestling

Michinoku Pro Wrestling is a traveling wrestling show, performing in local venues around the Tohoku region of Japan. Over the ..

Explore Sendai

Thank you for your support!

Your feedback has been sent.