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Udo Shrine

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We drove here and parked in the car park, then walked the test of the way to the shrine. Most of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Armidale, Australia
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A very special shrine of Japan

This shrine is built on a not very high cliff along the Nichinan coast which makes it special. This... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
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3232 Miyaura, Nichinan 887-0101, Miyazaki Prefecture
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All reviews good luck parking area parking lot the bus the cliff day pass left hand en route the tourist information centre beautiful setting car parking terrace overlooking the ocean shops selling coastal road cave pebbles rope
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove here and parked in the car park, then walked the test of the way to the shrine. Most of the walk is uncovered and hot in the sun, but there is a pedestrian tunnel halfway through which has the coolest breeze you cool...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

This shrine is built on a not very high cliff along the Nichinan coast which makes it special. This is not big that within the shrine area there’s not too much walking or stairs and I think it’s suitable to come with elderly or kids....More

Thank ikihappy
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We got off the Norwegian Jewel and took the shuttle to the tourist information centre. There they gave us very clear instructions where to board a local bus to the shrine. Took about 30 min but the bus was super crowded. Didn’t want to wait...More

2  Thank C C
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Is an incredible place. Situated in the cost give a wonderfull vie of the sea ad the place. Moving on and dicovery it you'll see mnay different kind of shrine, one inari too but the main and special one is in the last place..... Inside...More

Thank Mauro P
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We visited Udo Jingu in May. There's some great scenery on the way to and from if taking the coastal road. We learned the hard way to drive past bus parking area and take a narrow (often 1.5 cars wide) further south that leads to...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

With an impressive coast leading to Udo Shrine - take Route 220, and be sure to sideswipe to the Horikiri Pass - the drive to Udo is almost as impressive as the temple itself. Lined with cafes and trinket stalls along the steps towards Udo,...More

Thank Ross G
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

A popular local shire/temple right next to the rock on the beach, great view of the waves pounding on the rock, quite a few steps to climb but easy steps.

2  Thank 507kennetht
Reviewed 13 February 2018

I visited Udo Jingu just a couple of weeks back. If you had to pick one shrine to visit on a time limited vacation, I strongly recommend going to this one. Udo Jingu is build along and on a cliff looking out onto a beautiful...More

1  Thank Alfie C
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Once you arrived at the parking lot, you will need to walk in for about 10mins to get to the shrine. However, there are shops and cafe along the way as you are walking in. We went straight to the shrine first which was amazing...More

Thank jubu1
Reviewed 23 November 2017

the thing i liked about this shrine was (a) the drive enroute to the shrine itself was AMAZING! it's a coastal road so you already get a really good and scenic drive along the way. this shrine is built under a rock/cave which is quite...More

1  Thank silverspire
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24 September 2018|
Response from Ross G | Reviewed this property |
Hey Krenjamin, There's no reason why you couldn't. I mean, they're in opposite directions, but if you start your day early enough, you can hop on the 90-minute or so bus to Udo Jingu (which also stops at Aoshima, if you... More