Amanoyasu Kawara, Takachiho-cho

(4.5/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
Help other deities lure the sun goddess out of her cave and bring light back to the world at Amanoyasu Kawara. Following a pleasant 15-minute hike through the forest along a stream, you'll stumble upon stacks of stones, which serve as wish towers made by devotees and visitors paying tribute to the sun goddess. You can’t enter the cave, but can instead admire it from an observation deck. The cave is believed to have many spiritual powers and attracts crowds of visitors year-round. It can be reached via Amano Iwato Shrine, some 10 km (6 mi) from Takachino. Using our online itinerary creator, Takachiho-cho attractions like Amanoyasu Kawara can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • I walk five minutes from the combined parking and Amano iwato shrine. In the cave of where your company is a quiet atmosphere. I think that where others are not.
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  • Heaven and Earth became dark when it was just a short walk from Amano iwato shrine Nishimoto shrine gate River descends to the river and Amaterasu (Amaterasu) and hidden iwato, this river there are photographs (yaoyorozu) God, God has a large cave reportedly discussed the "Tiananmen River". It is about 10 minutes by foot. Stone River, were loaded by visitors is chivalrously in has become a spectacle.
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  • Amano-iwato-Jinja-Mae House has free parking. With a pilgrimage to the shrine and go further afield, again leave the roadway. Forward while watching in a souvenir shop, and went down stairs and get along. Go along the mountain path and eventually leave Tiananmen Kawahara. From the shrine to the Heavenly Peace River one way walk about 15 minutes. Foreign tourists were doing masonry. Stopping shrine visits to the shrine, there is free parking near the stairs, so unless the parking here is useful.
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