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Address: 2-1 Honmaru, Kumamoto 860-0002, Kumamoto Prefecture
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Lovely small shrine beside the Castle

You will not miss this, look for the giant torii as you walk towards the castle. There is a view spot that gives you great views of Kumamoto jo.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 December 2016
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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

You will not miss this, look for the giant torii as you walk towards the castle. There is a view spot that gives you great views of Kumamoto jo.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

Stop here after touring the castle. We spent a very long morning at the castle and so had just a brief time left for the shrine. That was sufficient. Kato Kiyomasa is enshrined here - as well as in about 90 other shrines. This makes a nice addition to visiting the buildings connected with him - the castle, Honmyoji Temple... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

We went there after visiting Kumamoto Castle. The sunset was pretty, and the view onto the castle great. There isn't much to see, so don't expect to spend more than 15 to 20 min.

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