We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: 712 Takamatsuinari, Okayama 701-1331, Okayama Prefecture
Name/address in local language
Phone Number:
+81 86-287-3700
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 81 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 1
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
beautiful Buddhist temple

It is worth taking time to visit this shrine. There is parking [charged] and a reasonable walk through a shop lined alley to reach the shrine. Over the past 7 years, the shops... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 April 2016
QUEENOFEUROPE
,
CHESHIRE
Add Photo Write a Review

81 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 4: English reviews
CHESHIRE
Level Contributor
30 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

It is worth taking time to visit this shrine. There is parking [charged] and a reasonable walk through a shop lined alley to reach the shrine. Over the past 7 years, the shops have gradually closed down which is a shame but you can still get souvenirs. The entrance to the shrine is flanked by 2 golden gods and 2... More 

Helpful?
Thank QUEENOFEUROPE
Florida
Level Contributor
147 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 326 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2014

After disappointments with the castle and gardens, we opted to travel out of town to visit this shrine. It was a beautiful day with rich harvests in process and the temple and temple grounds were extremely interesting. A real slice of real Japan. highly recommended if you have the time. An easy train ride and nice 2km walk or bike... More 

Helpful?
Thank EAA-AV8R
Okayama, Japan
Level Contributor
65 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2012

there is a gigantic "torii". shirine it self is just okay but there is a long market street on the way to shrine and its very "japanese".

Helpful?
1 Thank pinopatrick
Kurashiki, Japan
Level Contributor
95 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2012

HUGE place, revered by locals, lots of places to explore in the compound.

Helpful?
1 Thank Maneki-neko

Travellers who viewed Saijo Inari Shrine also viewed

Okayama, Okayama Prefecture
Okayama, Okayama Prefecture
 
Okayama, Okayama Prefecture
Okayama, Okayama Prefecture
 

Been to Saijo Inari Shrine? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Saijo Inari Shrine staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?