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Yohashira Shrine, Matsumoto

(3.6/5 based on 170 reviews on the web)
The impressive wooden architecture of Yohashira Shrine provides shelter to numerous worshippers and tourists on the way to Matsumoto Castle. This small, well-kept Shinto shrine, surrounded by the main shopping area in town, offers access via a picturesque stone bridge and features numerous strange stone sculptures, such as sword-wielding warrior frog deities and guardian lions keeping watch over the area. You can see flute-playing worshippers or buy colorful souvenirs and charms. Put Yohashira Shrine at the forefront of your travel plans using our Matsumoto vacation planner.
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  • This shrine is closer to the castle, but... it is not so "special". Fukashi is "better". OK, so if you have time -- visit both... If you do not, go to Fukashi and then pass by this one... give it a gl...  more »
  • Street along the river nawate is indescribable, Showa exotic atmosphere is like. Beans it sells 50 yen for pigeons. City streets peacefully, he passes he had younger or, sometimes, even weddings.
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  • Is a Shinto shrine located next to the I Street, and Matsumoto castle on the way. It's stayed open during the daytime on weekdays, but seems to be this power spot.
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  • nice view from the river
  • Famous TV psychics had previously introduced as in the shrine's most recommended. Matsumoto Castle, a beautiful shrine.
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  • Very cute inserted into the cityscape
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  • Is a Shinto shrine located in navata in Matsumoto. From that enshrines the heaven light other 4 God from Meiji Shrine, be respected as the 4 pillar shrine.
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  • So the God of marriage ❗ who could have come come freshly to the 4 pillar shrine to please ❗ in the 40's love fulfilled my good friend ❕ I was married to ❕ absolute blessings. 🎵 no doubt 🎵 now ❗ pilgrimage to a shrine will would be ❕
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