Most Beautiful Shrines & Temples In Yamaguchi

Here're most beautiful shrines and temples to go when you travel in Yamaguchi. To begin with Motonosumi Inari Shrine with scenic torii arches in front of the sea, we selected best historical sites posted in City's Pride by the travelers and the locals who have actually traveled in Yamaguchi.

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1Beppu-itsukushima Shrine

A Blanket Of Yellow! The Precinct Covered With Ginkgo Leaves In Late Autumn

Beppu-itsukushima Shrine is a small shrine located at the center of great nature of Yamaguchi. There're many huge trees in the precinct and some of them designated as a city natural monument. In late autumn, the ginkgo leaves dye it yellow and make a wonderful scenery.

2Ruriko-ji Temple

One Of The 3 Most Beautiful Japanese Pagodas! A National Treasure, Five-storied Pagoda

Ruriko-ji Temple is in Yamaguchi City, and the five-storied pagoda is its symbol. This is counted among the three most beautiful pagodas in Japan, and thought highly as a national treasure.

3Motonosumi Inari Shrine

Red & Blue! Innumerable Torii Gate Standing By The Sea

The line of Torii gates standing by the Japan Sea. The clear sea color of Nagato is one of the reason, the torii gates and the sea produce the beautiful scenery.