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Toyokawa Inari

1 Toyokawacho, Toyokawa 442-8538, Aichi Prefecture
+81 533-85-2030
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Wonderful temple..simply worth it..

A huge ancient constructed temple with carvings in woods. The temple is located about 5 to 8 mins... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
Manikam K
Melaka, Malaysia
Where but here when in Toyohashi!

This beautiful Buddhist temple 3 train stops away from Toyohashi along the JR lida line is a gem... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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“fox statues” (5 reviews)
1 Toyokawacho, Toyokawa 442-8538, Aichi Prefecture
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

A huge ancient constructed temple with carvings in woods. The temple is located about 5 to 8 mins walks from Toyokawa Inari train station. The temple has many Fox statues and many other prayers banners. The temple is constructed with huge wooden log and kept...More

Thank Manikam K
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

This beautiful Buddhist temple 3 train stops away from Toyohashi along the JR lida line is a gem! Grounds are well kept and the shrines and temple are beautiful. The old wooden gate is unique and with its two dieties guarding it. A small beautiful...More

Thank HotEarth
Reviewed April 17, 2017

From Nagoya one will have to make a day trip as it is not near the Nagoya central. And pardon me it has to be a long review cause of what we saw, experienced and to share!! However do note that traveling to here could...More

Thank J&S_Singapore
Reviewed September 30, 2016

Official name is "Myogonji" ,this isi a temple not a shrine.This place is very famous for "Hatsu moude(First prayer of the year" in January,more than 1 million people visits here.It's not so croeded in other season,but I recommend visiting in the morning,because the toen is...More

Thank GAIDA2014
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Toyokawa Inari embodies the amazing richness and aesthetic sophistication of Japan's cultural heritage. This temple is so beautiful and has such a powerful, magical atmosphere, that it is difficult to praise it highly enough. The quality and scale of the craftsmanship one sees at this...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed May 1, 2016

I know. Probably the first thing you would say is, ‘why should I go all the way to Toyokawa City?’ You would be surprised. If you visit Japan and you are in the proximity of Nagoya, a trip to Toyokawa City would be an easy...More

6  Thank fulgum
Reviewed June 22, 2015

It is such a beautiful and peacefull place that it is hard to believe it exists in the middle of the city of Toyokawa. I recommend going there with a good Camera to take pictures of everything (like I did), and be able to record...More

1  Thank William Y
Reviewed January 10, 2013 via mobile

My in-laws live in Toyokawa so I've visited this shrine many times. The main shrine is stunning, and the surrounding grounds with smaller shrines provides a peaceful walk. However, the highlight for me is tucked away in the back so you have to be careful...More

3  Thank Kevin B
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