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Ikuta Shrine: Tours & Tickets

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Shimoyamatedori, Chuo, Kobe 650-0011, Hyogo Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While in Kobe for a day trip, we made a stop at the Ikuta shrine. It was really peaceful and was nice exploring the grounds. Unfortunately it was a rainy day if not we could have spent longer time walking around. Would definitely recommend making...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank mur11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used to assemble at this shrine on New Years day, drink sake and eat okanomiyaki. Worth a visit and much refurbished since 'yesteryear'!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank reformer
Reviewed 11 October 2019

Very close to a busy area of the city, the shrine is a place to visit if you look for a peaceful and beautiful place in Kobe

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Alexandra L
Reviewed 2 October 2019

The Ikuta Shrine is one of the oldest Shinto shrines in the country. It sits pretty much in the centre of town and surrounded by modern buildings. It is busy and the crowds can be large. There is a nice grove of trees in the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank richiel747
Reviewed 3 July 2019 via mobile

This place is right in the heart of downtown Kobe. Do drop by to check out the rich culture of Japan. Luckily when we visited there was even an ongoing ceremony!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank tuchg2019
Reviewed 24 June 2019 via mobile

I spent a very enjoyable 40 or so minutes wandering this lovely shrine and the leafy forest garden behind it. The shrine itself is beautiful and ornate on the outside, humble and unflashy inside. There are lots of displays in English telling you about the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 8 May 2019 via mobile

We did a tour here in March and learnt about the history of the Ikuta Shrine. We were explained how to make a wish at the shrine and also the difference between the small and large arches. The larger the were, the more successful the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank celz
Reviewed 7 May 2019

This shrine is located in Kobe downtown. Despite this fact, it is a quiet place for worshipers and visitors. There are a lot of shrine maidens and "spiritual artifacts', such as the inari toris' , special trees, and others. If you want a go shuin,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lewdbei
Reviewed 29 April 2019 via mobile

Visiting Kobe is not complete without a stroll along Sannomiya. Just a walking distance from Sannomiya station, in Ikuta road, you will find a beautiful shrine, Ikuta shrine. After visit, you can go shopping in Sannomiya area You can see locals go to the shrine...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Noepha
Reviewed 10 April 2019 via mobile

A nice little shrine with a coy pond and cherry trees. Worth a look if walking between the station and Kitanocho.

Date of experience: April 2019
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