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Shirahige Jinja, Takashima

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Shirahige Jinja is a Shinto shrine in Takashima in Shiga Prefecture, Japan. The shrine is dedicated to Sarutahiko Okami. It is the head shrine of the Shirahige Shrines around the country.
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  • Torii gate to Lake Biwa in time becomes very mysterious. Is across the road from the parking lot it uninterrupted and may be a little dangerous. Sitting there becoming the meeting across the street, so rice-I and many people watch. In the evening, the Sun is beautiful.
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  • From Ōmi-Takashima station are on the Biwa Lake 2 km. 161 route runs between the gate of the shrine and in the Lake, crossing in mind, let's cross. Shrine parking area is on the South side because I think better on our var. Forget the time, weather permitting, sits on the stone steps of the Lake side and looking at the Torii.
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  • 火车坐到近江海岛站,没有公共交通可以到达白须神社,只能打车前往,如果有时间可以选择步行。鸟居在水中,美丽而特别,夕阳下宁静而美好。过马路要注意安全。  more »
  • Saying that shrine is nothing more than a floating torii would be a very a simplification, it's actually a head shrine with a nice matsuri! But watching either the sunrise or sunset with a few drinks is probably the best to do ;)
  • The tori gate in Lake biwa is a nice sight, but the rest of the jinja is a bit dull (there is a nice stone slab/painting though).
  • I wanted to take pictures of the Torii floating on the Lake, came from Tokyo by car. Went to watch the scenery of the dawn, by waking up early in the morning at 4, but was just spectacular. The only spot you can enjoy the view of Torii floating on the Lake ❣
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  • Torii gate floating in the Lake, so mysterious and my wife was delighted. I think that travelers may be interested on the shrine buildings can recommend visits to the shrine, shrine itself, many shrines is the main worship the entire building, surrounded around the opportunity is in no need shirahige shrine honden and haiden and surrounding ones but.
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  • Torii gate floating in the Lake Biwa is very quaint. You can enjoy the atmosphere differently during the day and lit at night. Parked on the shrine to go up the stairs near the Torii gate and stairs can get to the front of the Lake, walk West River Road must cross. Please note that when traffic is heavy for.
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