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Yasaka Shrine

2-2 Kokurakita-ku Jonai, Kitakyushu 803-0813, Fukuoka Prefecture
+81 93-561-0753
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Traditional Shrine

You will not need to spend long here, but it is a traditional shrine and a respectful place. Ring... read more

Reviewed November 21, 2017
Alan S
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Brisbane, Australia
Visit the shrine in conjunction with Kokura Castle

We visited this shrine after a tour of Kokura Castle. The moats around the castle are not very... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2017
Andrew M
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Nov 21, 2017
“Traditional Shrine”
Oct 14, 2017
“Visit the shrine in conjunction with Kokura Castle”
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2-2 Kokurakita-ku Jonai, Kitakyushu 803-0813, Fukuoka Prefecture
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+81 93-561-0753
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Reviewed November 21, 2017

You will not need to spend long here, but it is a traditional shrine and a respectful place. Ring the gong.

Thank Alan S
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

We visited this shrine after a tour of Kokura Castle. The moats around the castle are not very impressive when compared to similar castles in the area. To the right of the moat, and lower area of the castle, is the entrance to the shrine....More

Thank Andrew M
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

The shrine is located right next to the castle and the surrounding park. The shrine offers a peaceful place with nice traditional architecture and ornaments.

Thank CirilB
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Reviewed December 5, 2014

We got to know about this shrine enroute to Kokura castle, it is right smack at the main entrance to the castle. Believed this is the most notably shrine or temple in Kokura and probably the highest ranked shrine in KitaKhyushu. Same way to approach...More

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