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Hinomisaki Shrine, Izumo

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Whichever part of the crimson structure of Hinomisaki Shrine you look at, you'll find ornate carvings of various birds, dragons, and other traditionally symbolic creatures. Designated a nationally important cultural property, the shrine is estimated to have been established sometime between the sixth and eighth centuries, with its current structures having been rebuilt in the 17th century. Look out for the sacred land mass 100 m (328 ft) off shore, which serves as a breeding site for black-tailed gulls and has been designated a natural monument. You can also see the tallest masonry lighthouse in the country, standing around 0.5 km (0.3 mi) from the site. Arrange your visit to Hinomisaki Shrine and discover more family-friendly attractions in Izumo using our Izumo trip itinerary maker.
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  • Shimane Prefecture is unusual is shrine of vermilion. Please be careful who bought amulets for the shrine is not only up to 5 pm, to arrive in 17.
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  • Found in the middle of a drive to hinomisaki lighthouse and prayed. Amaterasu is enshrined. Sorry that was under construction.
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  • Descended from Izumo hinomisaki lighthouse on the way to the sea. A respectable red, is small and the atmosphere is nice
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  • Is a shrine to say romantic jumps out is a beautiful red shrine overlooking the sea went in hinomisaki Lighthouse along a little before you instinctively 寄道 look to go from the back in the parking lot and is naturally near the sea and turn foot then and single sign in seeing SocCo on Sutra Island (Fushimi.) this thing written, etc. are specified in the special natural monument in the country, and in the breeding grounds of the black-tailed gull island close to, I am surprised at the sight of many of the black-tailed gull and a cry is my experience showed up if Will you be romantic Kit the same experience!
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  • Izumo's first trip was from hinomisaki shrine (^-^) /. Just in the morning you could hear gently from under the shrine is our priest chants because at the time it was (^-^). Buses not so much extra time hinomisaki eating zenzai store near see a lighthouse, at the time, I think. So often just fly in the locality (fishing port), however, unlike the city must endure there is (^ ^;).
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  • Miscellaneous sounds of life without a little, wrapped in the voice of the black-tailed gull, Tobi, and insect, you can visit the quiet.
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  • Patsu and eyes the way to hinomisaki appeared shrine painted in red at the bottom left. The contrast of the sea and forest and Zhu. The shrine was was the elegant atmosphere.
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  • Palace, Shen (hishizuminomiya) and the Palace on the "Temple of God", this up and down the two companies collectively, referred to as "hinomisaki shrine'. It is a marriage or good-luck charm, famous shrine.
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