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Hanazono Shrine

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5-17-3 Shinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3209-5265
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All reviews flea market golden gai the hustle and bustle worth a quick visit small temple shinjuku jr station tall buildings food stalls well worth the visit japanese culture praying arches priest torii vendors kabukicho dori
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfectly restored and one of the finer example of the early Japanese religion. If this is your kind of attraction, do not miss this one

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Albert Eugene B
Reviewed November 6, 2018

It was great to experience this part of the Japanese culture. I was aware of the typical customs which are followed when visiting a shrine and understood the significance of it. It is not easy to understand much as most of the information and signs...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Navin C
Reviewed October 31, 2018

A beautiful sacred place to visit, Whenever you are in Shinjuku, just go there, you'll going to like it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BerryKuijer
Reviewed October 21, 2018

I stumbled across this shrine while walking through the neighborhood. With colorful red arches and accents on the buildings, the shrine is inviting. Large bells attached to ropes by the shrine provide a cheerful tone. While the larger shrines in the area attract many people,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GoAlong2
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Although Tokyo is filled with great not to be missed treasures, this is one that must be visited to fully enjoy the Tokyo. It is just the right combination of new and old.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank jbcdb2018
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Not the biggest of best Shrine I visited in Tokyo but still worth a quick visit if in the Shinjuku area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank E9706FNpaulo
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Just wandering along the main street we saw the alleyway leading to the shrine. We came in the day and the evening when there were food stalls and a performance in the square. I would always detour off to this area for a different experience,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 333amandah888
Reviewed August 27, 2018

A quiet place just next to Kabukicho and Shinjuku main streets, hard to find if you don't know it's there, but worth a visit on sunday when they have a very nice flea market.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Labrys-JapanDream
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

The main entrance shows a little patch of greenery and stone gate situated between tall buildings. Once you wander in it becomes a peaceful oasis to its surrounds. Walking through a number of large red gates you compare across the the Shrine. It’s adjacent to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank WayneN795
Reviewed July 19, 2018

While walking to our hotel we stumbled across this Pretty Shrine in an ornate garden in the hustle and bustle of Shinjuku take a look worth the visit

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David H
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Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and
contains the busiest train station in the world. To
the west, there's an office district with the Tokyo
Metropolitan Government Office at its center. To the
east, there’s a district with long-established
department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku
Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the
Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for
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March 31, 2015|
Response from Sivasuriam | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I am quite confused.......are you referring to Hanazono Jinja or a Hotel? Please clarify.