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Ikaho Shrine 伊香保神社, Shibukawa

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Religious Site Tourist Spot
At the top of 300 steps, and beyond a parade of interesting shops, you'll find Ikaho Shrine 伊香保神社, dedicated to the god of the hot spring and medical care. Established over 1,000 years ago, the small, peaceful shrine offers fantastic views of the mountains across the valley. If you fancy a short hike, take the trail leading roughly 30 to 40 minutes up the mountain. Plan to see Ikaho Shrine 伊香保神社 and other attractions that appeal to you using our Shibukawa itinerary maker.
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  • At the top of stair, you will find this Shire. No crowd, you can find the peace from this place. A small Shire for a couple  more »
  • This shrine is at the top of the Ikaho staircase and has a good view. There's also the start of hiking trail that leads up to the top of the mountain. A 30-40 min hike. You can get to the top of the m...  more »
  • Amazing place to visit! from Takasaki station, bus stop no#2, 1050 Yen if not remember wrongly, per way. it tooks maybe around 1 1/2 hour to arrive in the final station. climb up the road to the hill,...  more »
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  • Is a Shinto shrine located at the top of the stairs. Especially facilities that had not so at need step all the way are not interested may not be. So, I visited were setsubun 2/3 just had beans every 30 minutes. Not just the beans, was throwing a good stick and Gunma Bank tissue. And the timing is auspicious, so adjust the schedule if at all possible events are doing to go looks good.
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  • I arrived in 2017.3.11 on Saturday afternoon. To visit in the evening procession down the stairs! Early! It is.
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  • 位於石段最上層的伊香保神社,供奉的是醫療與溫泉之神。以能保祐信徒安產與求子聞名,另外據說對於求戀愛運也很靈驗,因此可以看到許多女性來此參拜。此外,在參拜的同時,從神社還可一覽整條石段街美麗的風景呢!
  • Stone end point of stone town. Anticlimactic in small shrines than you thought. Did I visit. 12/23/2016 first visit
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