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Oarai Isosaki Shrine

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Sunset!

We love the place because so mysterious especially sunset time is so nice! Just be careful when you... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
kokoxes
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Hitachinaka, Japan
Unfortunately I could not see the sunrise at Kamiiso-no-torii gate with all the thick clouds.

I woke up early to visit Kamiiso no torii, literally the torii gate by the shore of the Gods. This... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2018
tomizuta1953
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Funabashi, Japan
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5 Aug 2018
“Sunset!”
26 Mar 2018
“Unfortunately I could not see the sunrise at Kamiiso-no-torii gate with all the thick clouds.”
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6890 Isohama-cho, Oarai-machi, Higashiibaraki-gun 311-1301, Ibaraki Prefecture
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

We love the place because so mysterious especially sunset time is so nice! Just be careful when you climbt hose rocks.

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Reviewed March 26, 2018

I woke up early to visit Kamiiso no torii, literally the torii gate by the shore of the Gods. This has become a particularly famous picture spot in Ooarai to view the torii gate at sunrise. This is part of Ooarai Isosaki Shrine, which worships...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2017

Sacrificing precious sleeps and braving cold strong wind & slight drizzles for two mornings. I went away disappointed as the Sun never showed its face due to the thick heavy clouds. Timing is Everything. May you have better luck than me. Place is not accessible...More

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Reviewed April 4, 2016

This is a historic Shinto shrine located on a bluff above the ocean in Ooarai. The shrine itself, while very pretty, is quite small compared to the typical shrines tourists visit in larger cities. We thought it was very much worth visiting if you are...More

1  Thank Sean M
Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

In front of the shrine, Torii ,the gate, stands on the shore. God comes down here to visit the shrine. Sun rise behind the gate. After climbing up 100steps, you can visit the beautiful Haiden, worship hall, and Honden. main sanctuary, of thatched roof. The...More

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