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Toyokawa Inari Temple

Open Now: 5:00 am - 7:30 pm
Open today: 5:00 am - 7:30 pm
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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
Bang Kaeo, Thailand
via mobile
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
Melaka, Malaysia
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27 Mar 2018
“No crowds after closing time”
28 Dec 2017
“Quiet shrine”
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1 Toyokawacho, Toyokawa 442-8538, Aichi Prefecture
+81 533-85-2030
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

I didn't expect this place to be as huge and as beautiful as it is, and I was very pleasantly surprised. I visited after 5pm on a Friday and there were almost no people at all--got some excellent shots. Absolutely loved the area in the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Sarahuhuhu
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.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Darinullah
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

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank rookie_manik
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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank HotEarth
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

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank JimmySumKahWai
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

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank GAIDA2014
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

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Thomas C
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

Date of experience: October 2015
7  Thank fulgum
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

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank William Y
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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