Aso-jinja shrine, established in 281 B.C., is the head of 450 branch shrines throughout Japan and is designated as a National Important Cultural Property.
Its Sakuramon main gate is said to be one of the three magnificent Sakuramon gates in Japan, along with Kashima-jingu Shrine in Ibaraki and Hakozakigu Shrine in Fukuoka.
The pine tree called "Takasago-no-Matsu" in the premises is said to bring a good marriage mate.
- 9:00 - 16:30
- No closing days
Access / Public Transport
- 15 minutes walk from JR Miyaji Station