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Hikawa Shrine

Address: 2-11-5 Miyashitamachi, Kawagoe 350-0052, Saitama Prefecture
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Ranked #5 of 29 things to do in Kawagoe
Type: Religious sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Religious sites, Sights & Landmarks

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Hsinchu County, Taiwan
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41 reviews 41 reviews
37 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

The local tour bus will stop here before entering main tourist area. Quiet and calm atmosphere. Many not significant compared with other Japanese temples, you can cherish the unusual calmness there. By the way, nice and cute souvenirs there. (御守)

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Saitama, Japan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

This is a nice shrine at the far end of the old town on a river - nothing worth going out of your way for but perfectly OK.

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