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Ise Grand Shrine, Ise

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A visit to the sacred complex of Ise Grand Shrine allows you to discover a series of Shinto sacred sites centered on two main temples. The 125 shrines date back to the 4th century BCE and are hugely popular pilgrimage spots, visited by millions of devotees each year. The most visited is the Inner Shrine, or "Naiku," which is traditionally rebuilt every twenty years. As you approach this temple, take a moment to appreciate the peaceful ambience, scenic forested setting, and the simple architecture of the wooden shrine buildings. Using our international travel planner, Ise attractions like Ise Grand Shrine can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • There is no complaints about the Shrine. I understand the feelings of the people of the Edo period well. There are many shrines, and it is hard to go around, but it is pleasant to walk because I feel power.
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  • It is a shrine that the Japanese must go once in their lives, with their internal and foreign affairs. Inside can be taken by The City Station or Yuji Yamada Station, push the inside, be sure to go. The outside walk is within walking distance of The City Station and 10 minutes' walk away.
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  • Where to start. We came on news years day so it was packed. This is one of Japan's oldest and most famous shrines. Everyone knows it. With that said, the nature is gorgeous! The buildings are well kept, partly due to the numerous donation boxes spread around the grounds. A definite recommendation!
  • Literally the way of the gods ! Great place both or tourists and spiritual people.....
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