Yohashira Shrine, Matsumoto

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#3 of 16 in Historic Sites in Matsumoto
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. For Yohashira Shrine and beyond, use our Matsumoto day trip site to get the most from your Matsumoto vacation.
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  • Doubles as a walk for Matsumoto, visited from the morning. Was made Shrine since the holidays for many people is, as the power spot famous. Was also at the opening.
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  • After 8 pm to visit. Then, I was there to visit people commute. Every day in Okinawa is very important. I thought it was great habits.
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  • I read through the shrine. Stopped in the middle of the walk in the morning. It is known as the God of marriage all wishes come true. We have regular visitors wish come true. I felt like we accumulated effort because you wish to God is also a declaration of their own, don't forget to.
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  • A nice place to worship on the first day of a year.
  • Very quiet area. Good for a break.
  • I will be back again : )
  • Nice walk to do from Matsumoto's Castle to Yohashira Shine.
  • nice view from the river
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