Ushiku Daibutsu - The Great Buddha of Ushiku
Constructed in 1993, Ushiku Daibutsu is a majestic statue of Buddha towering over the Ushiku countryside. At 120 meters (394 feet) in height, it is one of the tallest statues in the world. It is an effigy of the Amida Nyorai, known as the Buddha of Infinite Light. Take the elevator to the observation deck at its chest for stunning views of the area.