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Yoyogi Hachimangu Shrine

5-1-1 Yoyogi, Shibuya 151-0053, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3201-1331
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Shrine to God of War

This is an interesting shrine, so for sure come here for a stamp in your shrine book. Fairly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
The C
Beautiful Place

We visited this place twice with out realizing at first (lol) 1st visit we were on a guided tour... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Tanya M
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  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
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5-1-1 Yoyogi, Shibuya 151-0053, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3201-1331
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an interesting shrine, so for sure come here for a stamp in your shrine book. Fairly small, but interesting hoop you have to walk through to worship.

Thank The C
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We visited this place twice with out realizing at first (lol) 1st visit we were on a guided tour and came in via a back entrance / parking area ... tour was on a Tuesday morning so the Shrine was very quiet. 2nd visit was...More

Thank Tanya M
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The shrine and its surroundings are very peaceful, and there are few visitors - mostly locals going for prayers. The trees are gorgeous and provide a dense canopy which basically makes the surrounding city disappear. Don;t go there looking for the next wonder in shrine...More

Thank MunichEricJ
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I visited this massive park starting about 30 minutes before opening time. That let me walk and see unencumbered the large structures and open areas. I was also able to see the rituals performed by he Shrine staff to start the day. Take time to...More

Thank Sholas007
Reviewed 14 May 2017

its a ling walk to see the Shrine, once you get there is under construction, some one should has said something, after 30 min walk to see half closed, it looks very very nice once its open.

Thank Edwin T
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The place is very nice for walking, Emperor Meiji opening Japan from West. The architecture is ok. Same as other shrine

Thank albertoaquinok
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We visited on a festival day and witnessed a wedding. I would suggest spring or early-November. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes, it requires walking. Many bathrooms throughout.

Thank NCgirl3301
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Discovered by chance, a place of total peace and tranquility. Beautiful scenery and temples around. It is perfectly located, only a step away from the hustle and bustle of one of the busiest areas of Tokyo.

Thank KarolaRS
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Loved both the Yoyogi park and the Yoyogi Hachimangu Shrine which exude serenity and are awe inspiring.

Thank MartichkaE
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We happened to stumble upon this gem, a wonderful shrine that is a must see if you visit Yoyogi park. Make a wish and flip a coin!

Thank Nick J
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