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Don't walk past this important shrine

This important shrine is at the edge of Takahara town along the Kumano Kodo. Don't walk past it... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Saranger
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Los Angeles, California
Beautiful shrine

This is one of the oldest shrines in the Kumano Kodo pilgrimage and is found in the lovely mountain... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
Nonnapn
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Manila, Philippines
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8 Apr 2018
“Don't walk past this important shrine”
1 Jun 2017
“Beautiful shrine”
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Nakahechicho Takahara, Tanabe 646-1416, Wakayama Prefecture
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

This important shrine is at the edge of Takahara town along the Kumano Kodo. Don't walk past it, stop and have a look. It's very beautiful with ancient trees and lovely painted wood. Stamp your pilgrim credencial here as well. There are two entrances either...More

Thank Saranger
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is one of the oldest shrines in the Kumano Kodo pilgrimage and is found in the lovely mountain village of Takahara. If you are doing the Kumano Kodo, do not miss a chance to get a stamp for your booklet from this shrine.

Thank Nonnapn
Reviewed 21 February 2017

At the top of the ridge, this ancient location point of worship is currently marked with a beautifully painted Shinto shrine. The huge camphor trees give you an idea of how long this place has been venerated and the many interesting details of the building...More

Thank RICHARD O
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This shrine is obviously well cared for. It's beauty is enhanced by the wonderful ancient camphor laurel trees around it

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