Yama-dera (山寺 lit. "Mountain Temple"?) is about a twenty minute train ride (Senzan Line) northeast of Yamagata City, in Yamagata Prefecture, Japan at the foot of the steep hill Hōshū-yama. The temple is a nationally-designated Place of Scenic Beauty and Historic Site.
Latitude: 38° 18' 25.80" N
Longitude: 140° 26' 2.99" E
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