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Asakusa Shrine

2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3844-1575
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2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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+81 3-3844-1575
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must-go place in Tokyo for Japanese and Tourists alike. I went on a boiling hot, muggy day in June - a bit of a mistake given all the climbing and walking you will need to do. It's only a small site and you are...More

Thank Roving_Bill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you interested in seeing the shrine and taking pictures this is a great place to do it. But if you're by your self it is hard to get around. in for me a lot of the staff were very helpful in pointing out where...More

Thank JEFF D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The history says that the shrine honors the three men who founded the Temple. My visit here showed me that they did a marvelous job. So much grandiosity and beauty that it may touch your heart easily.

Thank Milton K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very crowded and cool (japanese attire girls walking around). There are fake japanese girls...... Look for the local cute girls. Free entrance to the Shrine. Good shopping ground too for souvenirs

Thank crypegcry13
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely shrine and pagoda. The area has gift markets, noodle shops and more. Easy walk from subway or river taxi landing.

Thank lauracollier
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Definitely worth a visit and a stroll through. We were lucky enough to have an English speaking guide with us, so he was able to educate us on the history of the temple and area. This is Tokyo's oldest Buddhist temple that was originally built...More

Thank Mishky1
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

A really powerful experience at this shrine. There is some magic here. Don't forget to try the omiguji (fortune scripts) and buy some good luck charms.

Thank Radhdi
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Most of this area is a must go to. Unfortunately it rained the afternoon we scheduled to visit but we made the best and found some great gifts for our friends and family. Must see

Thank Ken V
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Asakusa Shrine is a very quiet and serene place. I think most mistake it for the main square of Sensō-ji where the five story pagoda and Hozōmon reside. This shrine is a little ways off away from the crowds and bustle of people. When I...More

Thank eugenia27
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Shrine is Nice but if you have done Kyoto shrines then you can give this a miss. Visit only for street market nearby and the cruise alongside. It is Very convenient to go to this place.

Thank abhi55451
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Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
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