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Katori Jingu Shrine

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It was amazing event.

It was my 1st visit and best ever experience to see the annual event "Tauesai" with Saotome... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
ANI_TOKYO
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Nishitokyo, Japan
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Good!

This shrine is No.1 Shrine for Kazusa country(upper half of Chiba prefecture) and I enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Keizo
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Kawasaki, Japan
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8 Apr 2018
“It was amazing event.”
6 Sep 2017
“Good!”
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1697-1 Katori, Katori 287-0017, Chiba Prefecture
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

It was my 1st visit and best ever experience to see the annual event "Tauesai" with Saotome girls. the event I saw was annual event schefuled on every 1st saturday and sunday.

Thank ANI_TOKYO
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This shrine is No.1 Shrine for Kazusa country(upper half of Chiba prefecture) and I enjoyed. Personally I prefer Kashima to Katori though.There is a one day bus tour from Shinjyuku,Tokyo to visit 3 shrines in the same area and I took it. If you go...More

Thank Keizo
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The Katori shrine, or Katori Jingu as it is known is an ancient shrine of the Shinto order said to have been started over two and a half thousand years ago. The Honten and other structures have been rebuilt many times over the centuries. The...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2016

Some cheeky pictures from Kashima Grand Shrine. When we went martial artists were gathered to train for an embukai and so our main part of call was the Butokuden, a large dōjo at the shrine. Although we didn’t have time to see all of the...More

Thank ART196
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The path to main shrine is filled with maple trees. I think it would be nicer when the leaves turn red in autumn. I went there by car. It was close to the highway. You need to walk a bit when you park at free...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2015

Katori Shrine is one of the most powerful of the Power Spots in Kanto area. If you want to change your luck to good, you should take some time and come here. At the Main Shrine, you thank for keeping this country in peace and...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2014

I took the kesei line to the Katori station and hiked through the back roads up to the temple which I enjoyed more than getting off and taking a cab like the hotel suggested(cheaper too!) A few tiny shops dot the trail on the way...More

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