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Toyokawa Inari

1 Toyokawacho, Toyokawa 442-8538, Aichi Prefecture
+81 533-85-2030
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Quiet shrine

It was a nice and quiet place. It is far from the train station around 10 minutes by walk. In front... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Darinullah
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Bangkok
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Wonderful temple..simply worth it..

A huge ancient constructed temple with carvings in woods. The temple is located about 5 to 8 mins... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Manikam K
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Melaka, Malaysia
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  • Very good54%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
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“fox statues” (5 reviews)
“forested area” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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1 Toyokawacho, Toyokawa 442-8538, Aichi Prefecture
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+81 533-85-2030
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"fox statues"
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"forested area"
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"stone lanterns"
in 3 reviews
"smaller shrines"
in 2 reviews
"main shrine"
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"japanese garden"
in 2 reviews
"train station"
in 2 reviews
"traffic circle"
in 2 reviews
"banners"
in 3 reviews
"prayer"
in 4 reviews
"deities"
in 3 reviews
"goddess"
in 2 reviews
"depth"
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"woods"
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"temple"
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"path"
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"pond"
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

It was a nice and quiet place. It is far from the train station around 10 minutes by walk. In front of the shrine there are souvenir shops. I like this shrine. It is calm, quiet. They have a lot of fox statue.

Thank Darinullah
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

A huge ancient constructed temple with carvings in woods. The temple is located about 5 to 8 mins walks from Toyokawa Inari train station. The temple has many Fox statues and many other prayers banners. The temple is constructed with huge wooden log and kept...More

Thank Manikam K
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This beautiful Buddhist temple 3 train stops away from Toyohashi along the JR lida line is a gem! Grounds are well kept and the shrines and temple are beautiful. The old wooden gate is unique and with its two dieties guarding it. A small beautiful...More

Thank HotEarth
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

From Nagoya one will have to make a day trip as it is not near the Nagoya central. And pardon me it has to be a long review cause of what we saw, experienced and to share!! However do note that traveling to here could...More

Thank J&S_Singapore
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

Official name is "Myogonji" ,this isi a temple not a shrine.This place is very famous for "Hatsu moude(First prayer of the year" in January,more than 1 million people visits here.It's not so croeded in other season,but I recommend visiting in the morning,because the toen is...More

Thank GAIDA2014
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

Toyokawa Inari embodies the amazing richness and aesthetic sophistication of Japan's cultural heritage. This temple is so beautiful and has such a powerful, magical atmosphere, that it is difficult to praise it highly enough. The quality and scale of the craftsmanship one sees at this...More

Thank Thomas C
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

I know. Probably the first thing you would say is, ‘why should I go all the way to Toyokawa City?’ You would be surprised. If you visit Japan and you are in the proximity of Nagoya, a trip to Toyokawa City would be an easy...More

6  Thank fulgum
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Reviewed 23 June 2015

It is such a beautiful and peacefull place that it is hard to believe it exists in the middle of the city of Toyokawa. I recommend going there with a good Camera to take pictures of everything (like I did), and be able to record...More

1  Thank William Y
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Reviewed 11 January 2013 via mobile

My in-laws live in Toyokawa so I've visited this shrine many times. The main shrine is stunning, and the surrounding grounds with smaller shrines provides a peaceful walk. However, the highlight for me is tucked away in the back so you have to be careful...More

3  Thank Kevin B
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