Heian Jingu Shrine

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Heian Jingu Shrine is one of the best places to travel in Kyoto-shi, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for attractions, hours, access, map, spots nearby, and photos of Heian Jingu Shrine posted by Japanese travelers in the know.
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A Noble Vermilion Lacquered Shrine Built In Memory Of 1100 Years Since The Transfer To Heian

It's a relatively new shrine built in 1895, but became completely established as a symbol of Kyoto, and many people visit here. When you enter the large precinct, you may feel refreshed and purified.
debukodx02/06/2017

An Elegant Bridge Palace, Taihei-kaku In Heian Jingu Shrine

A pond stroll style garden of 33000 ㎡ with beautiful seasonal flowers such as cherry blossoms, sweet flag, colored leaves in autumn and so on. And it's divided into four areas. The elegant Taihei-kaku was rebuilt from Kyoto Imperial Palace and you can see around the pond from here.
yurii04/29/2016

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ADDRESS

Okazaki Nishitenno-cho Sakyo-ku, kyoto-shi, kyoto

TEL

075-761-0221

HOURS

6:00-18:00

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Beautiful Reflection Of Green Maple Leaves On The Table Top

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Excellent With A Fivefold Pagoda! A Illuminated Weeping Cherry Blossom Tree

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A Blue Light Going Through The Sky

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