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Ryugu Shrine

1578-8 Yamagawaokachiyogamizu, Ibusuki 891-0513, Kagoshima Prefecture
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shrine in red

I love the red colour of the shrine. It is very sharp. The shrine building and the torii are very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cpcog
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Hong Kong, China
Beautiful View of the Sea

There is not a lot to do at the shrine, but it is certainly a nice walk in a very beautiful... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2018
AngryAugury
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Japan
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good35%
  • Average49%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
May 13, 2018
“Beautiful View of the Sea”
Feb 19, 2018
“There is an old folk lore called Urashima Tarou, which is similar to Rip Van Winkle.”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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1578-8 Yamagawaokachiyogamizu, Ibusuki 891-0513, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the red colour of the shrine. It is very sharp. The shrine building and the torii are very big and attractive for me. They are good for photos taking. If you know the story behind, it is even more interesting. I have heard...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

There is not a lot to do at the shrine, but it is certainly a nice walk in a very beautiful environment that also gives a majestic view of the sea and surrounding landscape. A sign at the shrine says that the location is rumored...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2018

There is an old folk lore called Urashima Tarou, which is similar to Rip Van Winkle. A kind fisherman saves a turtle that was being beaten by children. The turtle shows its gratitude by taking him on its back to a Ryuuguu Castle deep under...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2017

Well known shrine especially for those hoping to find true love. Great scenic spot as well and just a short walk out to the light tower.

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Reviewed July 20, 2017

We drove to come here and so the first tip is to find parking. All parking lots close to the shrine is own by the shop and they offer free parking if you buy per certain amount. So how to choose? If you don't mid...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2016

Small shrine at Cape Nagasakibana look out. A nice detour on your way, but not worthy as a destination in itself. Read about the relationship between local turtles and fishermen in the area, write a wish on sea shells. Spend 15 - 20 mins

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