This man-made pond spans 360 meters around, and was built as a fish release pond of Kofukuji Temple. The view of the five-storied pagoda reflected in the pond's surface is one of the most famous sights in Nara. Uneme Shrine enshrines a court lady who drowned herself in the pond.

Location Information

  • Address

    49, Sarusawa, Noboriojicho, Nara-shi, Nara, 630-8213

  • Nearest Station
    Kintetsunara Station
    ・ Kintetsu-nara Line
    3 minutes on foot
  • Phone Number
    Available languages
    only in Japanese
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