Around 500 years ago, a priest of Hoda Temple found Katahara Hot Spring and the temple became the keeper of the spring. The area is famous for its hydrangeas with about 50,000 blooming there in great concentration. The temple welcomes about 80,000 visitiors per year.
Zityu 12, Kanehiracho, Gamagori-shi, Aichi-ken, 443-0102
Take the Centrair Line through the Iura Tunnel, Route 247 to Route 41 then on to Gamagori. 44km (1h 3m) from Centrair.
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