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Small shrine next to tsukiji market

Was walking around and exploring tsukiji market when i saw this shine. Small hidden gem in this... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
JeaNcyee
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Average experience really

Namiyoke Inari Shrine is a small Shinto shrine located next to the Tsukiji Fish Market. The shrine... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Adrian2016Traveller
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Singleton, Australia
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6-20-37 Tsukiji, Tsukiji, Chuo 104-0045, Tokyo Prefecture
Ginza, Tokyo Nihonbashi
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was walking around and exploring tsukiji market when i saw this shine. Small hidden gem in this area. Not much to see here as it is a small shrine. Take a few pictures and left within 5 mins visit in this place.

Thank JeaNcyee
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Namiyoke Inari Shrine is a small Shinto shrine located next to the Tsukiji Fish Market. The shrine was founded in 1659 however the lands were reclaimed by the sea and none of the original complex remain. This current shrine was founded in 1937. To be...More

Thank Adrian2016Traveller
Reviewed 13 May 2018

This small shrine sits at the end of one of the enclosed vendor malls and so it is easily spared a couple of minutes of exploration from your day in the market. It's typically quiet and so provides a bit of a respite from the...More

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 14 April 2018

The Namiyoke Inari Shrine is located very near Tsukiji Market. It isn't the kind of shrine that I would normally go out of my way to visit, but since it was close to Tsukiji Market then I did explore it briefly. Like most shrines in...More

Thank SurfingWild
Reviewed 31 March 2018

During around seventeenth century, it is said that Tsukiji area was close to sea. It was reclaimed after Meiji era, but was difficult because of waves. After Namiyoke Shrine was built, reclaimed construction was completed. Since then the shrine was enshrined Namiyoke(protection from waves).

Thank shopping74
Reviewed 27 March 2018

It's located right next to the busy fish market so once you've finished walking around the market and tasting all the different types of food there is to offer drop by the shrine to relax.

Thank KuanWai
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Japanese has a custom to pray for goodness in your life, business and anything else. Namiyoke, almost embedded in Tsukiji market, is one of the very famous and popular places for business persons in Japan. If you check in to have a customized ceremony, you...More

Thank 2800PDA
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a shrine near the famous fish market that has over 300 years of history. Lovely and welcoming. Stop by for a bit after you finish in the busy market area!

Thank lauren s
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

As others said, maybe not worth a trip if you're far away, but if you're around Tsukiji Fish Market, it's a good place to stop at and get a hint of the areas old history - I believe this shrine is from the Edo period

Thank LavenPillay
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Nice little shrine at the end of the fish market. Worth the stop to drop a few coins and pay respects. If you a visiting the area it's worth the 10 min stop

Thank Biztravr
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