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Shimogamo Jinja, Kyoto

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#17 of 347 in Historic Sites in Kyoto
Religious Site Tourist Spot
Take a relaxing walk on the lush, forested path to Shimogamo Jinja, an important Shinto place of worship and part of a World Heritage Site. Dating back to the 6th century, the Shinto sanctuary is known for the primeval wooded area that surrounds it. Enjoy the peaceful, spiritual atmosphere as you stroll among the tall trees, some more than 600 years old. Admire the brilliant red tori gates and mossy wooden buildings of the shrine, situated at the meeting point of two rivers and dedicated to the gods of harvest. Put Shimogamo Jinja at the forefront of your travel plans using our Kyoto vacation builder.
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  • And your family seem to be our neighbors come by bicycle and foreign tourists come, was crowded. I think those trousers knee-easy-to-turn is good. Leggings, aircon. Soak your feet in just it's hot outside, and very comfortable. And the temple is also sin and impurity.
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  • Shimogamo shrine summer tradition Mitarashi Festival began 30 days today from 7/22. In midsummer ox God on foot in the pond, lanterns and offered by us are handed down by our holy water blessings for longevity and. Night stalls had relatively free in the morning and see lots of.
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  • It is generally called for the shimogamo shrine located downstream of the Kamo River in Kyoto. On-site and Kawai shrine and pebble and aioi, as at the end, full of highlights.
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