#269: Chuson-ji (category: tourist site)
Chuson-ji is one of the most famous Buddhist temples in the Tohoku region (refer to #136). It is located in Hiraizumi, Iwate Prefecture, and listed as a World Heritage Site.
Also, it is a very popular tourist site for momiji-gari (refer to #263). Especially, Konjiki-do (meaning the golden hall) of Chuson-ji is known worldwide and attracts visitors from all around the world.
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