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Ise Shrine (Ise Jingu)

Ise 516-0023 , Mie Prefecture
+81 596-24-1111
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Lovely Walk

It is aslightly a long walk through but the walk was lovely and cooling. There is a river, pond... read more

Reviewed today
PEili K
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Singapore, Singapore
Peaceful forest with shrines

Whilst the shrines are not much to look at , they are important for Shinto religion and a place to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JGFIELD
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Walton On Thames
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“Peaceful forest with shrines ”
16 Apr 2017
“One of the biggest!”
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Ise 516-0023 , Mie Prefecture
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Reviewed today

It is aslightly a long walk through but the walk was lovely and cooling. There is a river, pond, forested area, gift shops inside.Lots of people but there was no pushing or shouting. Feel the shrine's serenity at peace.

Thank PEili K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst the shrines are not much to look at , they are important for Shinto religion and a place to pray . The best part is a walk over a big bridge with entrance gate and a peaceful forest . Walk along gravel path to...More

Thank JGFIELD
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

They did say that Ise Shrine is the most important shrine in Japan and it shows on how massive the place is. There's a river nearby, a pond, it's also set in a forested area. Cherry blossoms were also in and out of the park!...More

Thank djtravelbug
Reviewed 16 April 2017

There is a long walk through a forested area before you reach the Ise Grande Shrine, so he sure to wear sensible shoes as it is about half a mile. At the end of the walk, you can only see the outside of the shrine...More

Thank Fleckney
Reviewed 15 April 2017

If you have the opportunity to go around that area don't hesitate it is worth the visit! Huge trees, nice buidings & good energy //

Thank JeromeFloerke
Reviewed 7 April 2017

It is a very nice place in the hills. The down part is that there are so many full tour buses coming and going. It is not possible to see the inner shrine because it is fenced off from view. The buss trip to and...More

Thank Yuko-Stu
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

It was crowded but still peaceful, be sure to make a stop at the purification site along the Isuzugawa River. The path to the main sanctuary is in a heavily wooded area and it's quite serene, take your time and don't feel like you need...More

Thank joycey249
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Considering as the largest Shrine of Japan. Even The Japanese King comes here once in every year to perform religious ceremony. We should pay a visit at this place if have a chance!!!

Thank Sanuphong
Reviewed 12 March 2017

What can I say? This was a complete and utter disappointment. I have probably been to over 100 shrines in my time in Japan and I'd rank this at the very bottom. First of all, what is so special about this shrine? Why is it...More

2  Thank gaijinguyinjapan
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Visited here on February 2016 on a business trip. TripAdvisor's date doesn't go back to that date. It might be hard to reach this place for first-time traveler, but the fame of this place and the guide should be sufficient. If you're looking for a...More

Thank Fedreik S
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Do u have to wear a uniform for mu daughter or she can just wear anything?
17 May 2016|
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Response from Travelogue222 | Reviewed this property |
Visitors may wear any type of clothing that they wish, but I would advise comfortable and casual dress that is neat and a bit conservative, as this temple is very sacred and revered by the Japanese, in constant attendance... More
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Elbowdick
As my daughter is a handicapped(wheelchair user)whether she can visit the temple?do you have disabled toilet in park?thank!
2 October 2015|
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内宮は、玉砂利の道が長いようですが、車椅子での参拝は、可能でしょうか? 車椅子は、家族が押していく予定です。
4 September 2015|
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Response from なおりん2015 | Reviewed this property |
車椅子でも参道は大丈夫だと思います。だだ皇大神宮(内宮)は石階段を上らないといけないです。石階段下から参拝する方も見えましたよ。
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