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Just one of many beautiful landmarks in the area!

Just one of many beautiful landmarks in the area to see while in the valley. The shrine provides a... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
Frank B
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Pensacola, Florida
Uphill walk from the cablecar station, nice views

Be prepared to walk ascending for around 20-30 minutes to the shrine. From there, there are stairs... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2016
wanderlust_rambler
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Sydney, Australia
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26 Jun 2018
“Just one of many beautiful landmarks in the area!”
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176 Mitake, Ome 198-0175, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed June 26, 2018

Just one of many beautiful landmarks in the area to see while in the valley. The shrine provides a nice resting area to unwind and enjoy the peace and quiet. Rich in history and culture, this shrine offers many photo ops all at a slow...More

Thank Frank B
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

The shrine is located some several hundred stairs up from Mitakesan Cablecar station. The legends of the lost samurai being guided by the Kami in the form of a wolf is what drew me to this place of homage. Once a top the stairs there...More

Thank Chaise L
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We found this place just accidentally lived around. It's easy to arrive by about 15 minute bus from Mitake station and you could choose to walk up to take the cable. Visitors have multiple choice depending on your physical condition and companies. The trekking is...More

1  Thank patiencehsu
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Be prepared to walk ascending for around 20-30 minutes to the shrine. From there, there are stairs all the way up to the shrine. Don't worry, plenty of benches for those who need little breaks on the way to the top. You are greeted with...More

Thank wanderlust_rambler
Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

This is an awesome shrine on the top of a very scenic hill. It is well worth going to and they provide some English resources. I would recommend getting your fortune told at the little kiosk up the top (only ¥200 and supports the shrine)....More

Thank Heidi S
Reviewed September 23, 2014

After reached Mitakesan Cable Car Station, one still need to walk for another 30min to reach Musashi-Mitake Shrine and on the way, one will pass a small village and prepare for some ascend as well. It was a beautiful shrine but normally people won't do...More

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