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Address: Sannomiya / Motomachi, Kobe 650-0011, Hyogo Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 78-321-3851
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Nice shrine in sannomiya

This shrine is near my hotel. On weekends numerous families visit dressed in traditional costume. They have a number of small shrines around the back which are worth taking a look... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This shrine is near my hotel. On weekends numerous families visit dressed in traditional costume. They have a number of small shrines around the back which are worth taking a look at

Thank EmilyFS
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

was staying with my family at diachii grand hotel juste next door and it's a so beautiful shrine. quite and also busy at night. nice to get to know another culture, impressed by those huge sake barils

Thank Virginie L
Kobe, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very easy to access from Sannomiya with a five minute walk from either JR Station, Hanshin Station or Hankyu Station. Beautiful and traditional shrine with many traditional Japanese weddings on weekends. Lately in the evening there is a crowd of younger generation at the entrance of the Shrine as it appears this Shrine is a major Pokemon Station and as... More 

Thank Thomas M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Very cute path through small woods with a babbling brook if you walk around to the back of the shrine. From main altar walk to the left side. Stop at this shrine on your way to the hiking trial to the waterfall.

Thank Brad C
Metro Manila, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

few minutes walk from Sannomiya and Motomachi station is the temple in Kobe. one of the best tourist destinations in Kobe as well~ you can walk in and enjoy this place for free, take some pictures and pray at their temple

Thank enzeru_no_innen
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Situated in the heart of Kobe it is one of very few traditional Japanese buildings that can be seen in central Kobe. It is free for the public and you can make a wish or prayer by tugging at the rope hanging in the temple. It is a very nice place to take pictures. If you are in Kobe this... More 

Thank Victoria S
Kobe, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

one of the best place to make a wish in japan has always been a shrine ,during my visit recently to Ikuta Shrine i was so lucky that there was a drum festival that evening, I could make a wish and enjoy the traditional music at the same time , too crowded but fun was guaranteed .very enjoyable evening which... More 

Thank MarkWalterbi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Here you can see beaufiful japanese. Learn the way they pray. There are some card of hope , wish list that hanging around the shrine. You can also buy some beautiful merchandise

Thank Prita A
Kobe, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This Shinto shrine is conveniently located in the central are of Kobe City and offers a very pleasant contrast to the rest of architecture and hurly burly of the city. Well worth a visit that includes a small grove of sacred trees, main and sub shrines and a lake.

Thank malcolm797
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

This large Shinto shrine is right in downtown Kobe and is quite impressive. There are quite a few wedding ceremonies on Saturdays and Sundays and these are very interesting. There is also a small Japanese garden, under some expansive trees on the north side of the compound, with a small stream and waterfall. Don't miss this. Not quite sure if... More 

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