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Watatsumi Shrine

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Address: Toyotamamachi Nii, Tsushima 817-1201, Nagasaki Prefecture
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Beautiful shrine and gates, close to other must sees in Tsushima.

If you like shrines, tori gates, and nature, this is a great stop and on the way to the other must sees on tsushima, worth a stop but it's better if you have rented a car than by... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2015
Timothy V
Tampa, Florida
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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

A major Shinto shrine with a very long history. Lovely torii gates in the water. I drove in n a rental car but I think there are also yours that visit. Lunch and coffee wagon nearby is good too.

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2015

If you like shrines, tori gates, and nature, this is a great stop and on the way to the other must sees on tsushima, worth a stop but it's better if you have rented a car than by bus.

Thank Timothy V
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

no color wooden temple and not luxury place. very calm and clean place. in fact in this island there r not many places to visit. few temples and few beaches r enough.

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Busan, South Korea
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Beautiful, especially at sunset when the tide comes in. So tranquil and peaceful, there is a campsite nearby where you can stay right next to the water. Sublime!

Thank Rachael B
Guri, South Korea
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 374 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2013

CYC ( 2013.05.05 ) + G Characteristics of Tsushima attractions is a small and charming, I think. No part of this place is unique and seems to be one of the common shirine. It is a small shrine with myths related to Korea. There was located near forested waterfront, it is a place where you can enjoy the good air... More 

Thank HanJuyoung

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