Awai Shrine

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Awai Shrine is one of the best places to travel in Kanonji-shi, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan. It's famous for about 3000 trees of hydrangea that become the best to see in the middle of June. You can enjoy the photogenic world as you walk along the path. Here're guides for reviews, hours, access, map, spots nearby, and photos of Awai Shrine posted by Japanese travelers in the know.
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A Shrine With 3000 Hydrangea Trees At The Precinct & Walk

Hydrangeas coloring the slope are very impressive. A walk in the lush grove has beautiful blue hydrangeas and makes very fantastic scenery. Hydrangea Festival is held in the middle of June every year.
jasmine_cake06/22/2017
30 min could be enough to see slowly around the precinct and walk. Free parking lot is available.

Kagawa Prefecture's Best Hydrangea Shrine, With Hydrangeas Even On A Stampbook!

Awai Shrine is a popular hydrangea spot in Kagawa Prefecture. There're about 3000 trees of hydrangea in the precinct. What's more, hydrangea floating on the hand-purifying fountain is also attractive, and many visitors get a shrine stampbook with a hydrangea seal.
udon_engineer06/27/2018
There's a walking path with hydrangea at both sides. You can walk it in 20 or 30 min.

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ADDRESS

1719-2 Awai-cho, kanonji-shi, kagawa

HOW TO GET THERE

By car, 13 min from Onohara IC, 60 min from Takamatsu Station, 55 min from Takamatsu Airport. Parking area is available.

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