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Kamikura Shrine, Shingu

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  • Before leaving the States, I googled map Shingu, Japan and noticed that this Shrine is close to the Sunshine hotel. I had purchased a JRail Pass and WiFi connection for my seven day adventure to be ab...  more »
  • The Kamikura shrine is where the gods of the Kumano Kodo descended from. It is accessible via very steep and uneven stone steps so be forewarned.  more »
  • The climb up really is as hairy as others describe it. It was raining when we climbed the "stairs", making the uneven, mossy rocks even more slippery and dangerous. The shrine itself is not open, but ...  more »
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  • Definitely recommended! the most stunning shrine I've ever been. It is not the easiest way to go up, but you should not give up, it's worth it!
  • Very Nice view but steep stairwalk. Wear proper shoes and take care, no supportingrail :)
  • Super steep stair but very nice view on top.
  • unexpected long and cliffs stone road, amazing!
  • Nice views, a small hike. The water in the stream taste great, so pure.