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Nogi Shrine

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Address: 8-11-27 Akasaka, Minato 107-0052, Tokyo Prefecture
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This shrine is literally at exit 1 of Nogizaka station. They have a little antique market 3rd Sunday of each month. If you are lucky like we were you may see a Shinto wedding. A... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed April 24, 2016
larrysbisa
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Dublin, Ireland
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to visit even in the autumn time. Great for a walk and enjoying Japanese culture.The autumn leaves made is look very beautiful.

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Thank paula_sze
Warrington
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124 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

You are welcomed by a row of chalet style huts selling kimono's and other tourist stuff. Then the temple appears with its red lanterns and incense fire. A worthwhile visit.

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Thank Brucie32
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

Depends on whether or not you are interested in this part of Japan's culture but I found it fascinating

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Thank Emily M
Czech Republic
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54 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

After a long flight from Europe and having jet lag I visited this shrine, My first shrine around 5am on a saturday morning. Loved the modern stone Tori gate going up to the shrine. seems quite big but as it was my first visit to a shrine I was quite conscious of walking around like a tourist when I seemed... More 

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Thank jay h
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

I found the temple interesting, but not worthy all the fuss around it. It's a great place to have some pictures taken because the views are totally different, but to me it wasn't worth the walk.

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Thank Carlos G
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

Was quiet and very calm when I went, there was also a Japanese couple getting ready for their wedding which was kinda cool. You have to stop off and do a walk thru its worth it.

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Thank Bobby D
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284 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

This shrine is literally at exit 1 of Nogizaka station. They have a little antique market 3rd Sunday of each month. If you are lucky like we were you may see a Shinto wedding. A great surprise and then a short 5 minute walk to Roppongi midtown

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 5, 2016

Quiet place to retire from the amazing Tokyo buzz. It's a must do to understand the amazing facets that the city has to offer.

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Thank Alex P
Noumea, New Caledonia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2015

Modernism and tradition living together in the magic Tokyo city. Being lucky you may assist a traditionnal wedding ceremony.

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Thank sylvain2noumea
Lake Forest, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2015

Right in the middle of bustling streets, I found myself awestruck at the peaceful silence that engulfed the area. The grounds are fairly small but the chirping crickets and the humble past of the area do comfort a soul longing quietness.

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Akasaka / Roppongi
Not so long ago the Akasaka and Roppongi areas were famous for their nightlife, high-class restaurants, bars and clubs. More recently, with the opening of Roppongi Hills, Tokyo Midtown and Akasaka Sacas, the area has declared itself as the most fashionable spot to be seen. The area also hosts the National Art Center and the Mori Art Museum and lots of trendy art galleries.
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