Kaneohe, Oahu, Hawaii: Japanese Temple Replica

Elaborate replica of Buddhist Byodo-in Temple in Uji, Japan, in a beautiful Hawaiian cemetery. Open to respectful public after they remove their shoes.

Kaneohe's Valley of the Temples Memorial Park

47-200 Kahekili Hwy, Kaneohe, Oahu, HI
HI-83 W for 2.6 mi. Turn left at Hui Iwa St.
Daily 9-5. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Adults $5, Child $2
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Japanese Temple Replica

At the back of a cemetery and mortuary, the temple replica area is so peaceful. A final resting place for those who choose to inter their cremains, and a thoughtful place for survivors.

[Clark W, 02/13/2020]

Japanese Temple Replica.

Japanese Temple Replica

There was a $3 admission fee, well worth the price. There is another part -- "American" -- a short drive. As you leave the parking lot of the temple, stay to the right -- it looks as if you are going to the construction area, but just go back. This will take you to the American part.

[Tim Milner, 04/19/2017]

Japanese temple.

Japanese Temple Replica

Very pretty. Many things to see, including a gift shop. The Koi fish were beautiful, and the whole experience was enjoyable.

[Nona Fisher, 09/27/2016]

This replica of Buddhist Byodo-in Temple in Uji, Japan, stands in a Hawaiian cemetery.

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