Nara - Chuguji TempleApprox. Time: 2 hours
Activity Level: Easy to Moderate

Chuguji Temple, near Horyuji's East Temple, is a convent noted for its art objects. Chief among them are a fragment of the oldest embroidery in Japan and the beautiful, exceptionally serene 7th century wooden statue of Miroku-bosatsu.

Courtesy of Japan Tourism Board.