Atago Shrine

Guide and tips of Atago Shrine in kyoto-shi, kyoto


Atago Shrine
1 Saga Atago-cho Ukyo-ku, kyoto-shi, kyoto

Tips By Travelers and Locals

It's said, the visiting the shrine from the night of 7/31 to the morning of 8/1 equals to the divine grace for 1000days-visiting. Many visitors climb the 4km mountain path through the night. The talisman of '火迺要慎 (Hinoyo'ujin') is sold only here.
A main shrine of 900 Atago shrines all over Japan. It's located on the top of Atago Mountain which is the highest in the city. On the 900m way to the shrine, there're no bathroom nor vending machine for beverage, you need to prepare for mountain climbing.

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