Sanada Shrine

Sanada Shrine is one of the best places to travel in Ueda-shi, Nagano Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for attractions, hours, access, map, spots nearby, and photos of Sanada Shrine posted by Japanese travelers in the know.[last modified: ]

Sanada Shrine Reviews


Good Luck For Entrance Exam! 'Never Fail' Shrine

Sanada Family's Ueda Castle fought off a strong Takeda Army twice in the age of wars (Sengoku period). So this castle is called ' a castle difficult to attack and never fail'. Sanada Shrine is located in such Ueda Castle, and many visitors come to get 'never fail' luck in exam season. Sanada Family, a famous general in history of Sengoku period, is a hero loved by the people in its hometown.◎Access: 15 min walk from JR Ueda Station. Or, 10 min by car from Uedasugadaira IC of Joetsu Speed Way.