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great getaway from noisy popular tourist attractions

A hidden germ. My Japanese friend took me to this place when I visited her in Nagoya. The island... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2016
Westminster, Colorado
Very pretty, not for dates

It's a quiet, pretty place for a stroll. Tip: This isn't a place for a date if you're... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2012
Columbus, Ohio
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4 May 2017
“Great view”
11 Mar 2017
“Second visit to Takeshima ”
Takeshimacho, Gamagori 443-0031, Aichi Prefecture
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

There are a lot of nice place in Gamagori City. One of it is Takeshima-island. You can go there on foot with bridge. It's a small islamd and you c an walk around there about 30 minutes.

Thank Yoshihiro T
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of the most visited sites in Gamagori, within walking distance from Gamagori station. I decided to ask for a volunteer guide at the tourist office at the entrance to Takeshima. Unfortunately they do not have English speaking guide but if you have...More

Thank SoonKuan
Reviewed 25 June 2016

I went there to just check it out, but was stunned by how beautiful it was, with how green the trees were, the boardwalk out to the island itself and how family focussed it was as well. Ill definitely be coming back her throughout the...More

1  Thank Sam993
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Quiet and serene place to have a family picnic. Take pictures and more......would surely love to comeback

1  Thank Darwin S
Reviewed 19 April 2016

A hidden germ. My Japanese friend took me to this place when I visited her in Nagoya. The island was not crowed with usual groups of tourists. I enjoyed walking around Takeshima island and admiring its pretty sea, sky and calm atmosphere. A great place...More

1  Thank ourhour123
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Went there with my friend, Ryo after visiting the Laguna Beach. The island is accessible via a long walkway bridge. It is basically a shrine and we walked round the Island. The views are fantastic.

2  Thank Thuku
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Great island to walk over too, there is a long bridge crossing over to the island that has a temple built on it. There is also a huge Buddha like statue on the mainland that can been seen from the island. The statue is situated...More

1  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 29 September 2014 via mobile

We went here after reading about it on TripAdvisor, since it isn't mentioned in tourist guides. The small island is a perfect location for this temple and was visited by people from all ages. If you take a walk around the island, you can enjoy...More

2  Thank Janine V
Reviewed 15 August 2013

It was agreeable to walk on the bridge over Mikawa bay. As you go over the bridge, you can climb the rock stairs go to the shrine built hundreds of years ago. It is one of seven biggest shrine of Benten, the Goddess of good...More

2  Thank ayazo
Reviewed 5 December 2012

It's a quiet, pretty place for a stroll. Tip: This isn't a place for a date if you're superstitious, as the mythology behind the patron goddess doesn't go well for lovers.

1  Thank JadeKatCos
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