We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Full view
Location
Contact
Hiraizumi, Hiraizumi-cho, Nishiiwai-gun 029-4102 Iwate Prefecture
Get to know the area
Hiraizumi & Ichinoseki 1 day Private taxi plan
Historical & Heritage Tours

Hiraizumi & Ichinoseki 1 day Private taxi plan

Visit the major tourist destinations of Chusonji Temple and Geibikei in Ichinoseki/Hiraizumi area in one day. You will be taken in a private taxi to each of the destinations. You can also enjoy a traditional meal of the area and taste test two of the locally brewed beers.<br>As there is no guide, please explore each destination at your leisure, but be sure to return to the taxi at the specified times.
$288.08 per adult
58Reviews0Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 7
  • 39
  • 12
  • 0
  • 0
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Vadim wrote a review May 2019
Murmansk, Russia19,775 contributions2,488 helpful votes
+1
This shrine is located just below Golden Hall. Hakusan means 'the white mountains", a range of peaks spans in Ichikawa and Gifu prefectures. Besides main building the another interesting part of shrine is 160-year-old outdoor Noh stage (Nohgakudo) . Famous german architect, theorist of "New objectivity", Bruno Taut said the stage “left the greatest impression [on him] among all the sights at Chuson-ji, for its simple yet refined structure.” On the side there is a mini-shrine called "Twelve Shoji Shinto Shrine" with coin boxes associated with the twelve zodiac signs.
Read more
Date of experience: July 2018
Helpful
Share
Frequently Asked Questions about Hakusan Shrine