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Suwa Shrine

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Address: 1 Nakasu, Suwa 392-0015, Nagano Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 266-52-1919
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My sacred place to go first

Here is my home of soul. This is main shrine of 25,000 Suwa shrines all over Japan. This shrine is also famous for "Onbashira festival" one of craziest fes in Japan held every... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

Here is my home of soul. This is main shrine of 25,000 Suwa shrines all over Japan. This shrine is also famous for "Onbashira festival" one of craziest fes in Japan held every 7 years. You'll see traditional shrine bult long time ago. Also you can enjoy shopping or dining local food at street in front of shrine. There is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Attended a traditional Shinto wedding ceremony. Scenery and serenity were wonderful despite a rainy day.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012 via mobile

This is a beautiful, traditional Shinto shrine dating back 1200 years. It is famous for it's festival every 8 years where hundreds of worshipers cut down a tree ride and ride it down the side of a mountain (yes, people have died doing this). You will see the tree on the left as you enter. There are several buildings to... More 

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Address: Address: 1 Nakasu, Suwa 392-0015, Nagano Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 266-52-1919
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Nagano Prefecture  >  Suwa

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