Ushiku is a town in Ibaraki Prefecture.
It takes about an hour by train from Tokyo to Ushiku.
It is necessary to take the bus from there to the Great Buddha.
There are many tombs around the Great Buddha.
This is also a place of prayer.
On weekends, many families and travelers visit there.
There is a beautiful garden and the Great Buddha is wonderful.
You can also enter the Great Buddha.
Ushiku Great Buddha is 120 meters high.
There is an elevator in it.
The room with a lot of small Buddha statues is very impressive.