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Himuro Shrine, Kyoto

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  • The shrine is steeped in history, dating back many centuries. But it's main attraction is it's location - amongst the mountains to the west of Kyoto City. The shrine is located on the 'Kyoto Trail'.  more »
  • Is a Shinto shrine located in mountain village in the middle of Kyoto kitayama trails Kurama and Kaohsiung Tanner town. Visiting poor public transport links as it is few. As the name suggests, is stored at Icehouse ice and the ice was presented to the Court in the Tanner trail. Venerable shrine in the sanctuary after the said fishing, in the garden of the Imperial Palace of the bi Emperor and reassembled. In the harsh environment of intense pain I was in the protective roof, unfortunately, seem, appear. During the Heian period, officials of major water is administered Icehouse.
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  • Himuro Shrine : The exact year of its original foundation of the shrine is unknown, but the main structure called ( Tsuridono = of shrine was built in early 17th century moved from a garden belonged to Emperor Gosuio. The place enshrines a deity commemorating the time when Himuro Ice was dedicated to a prince in times of Emperor Jintoku. Himuro Shrine was officially designated as an Important Cultural Heritage Site of Kyoto in 1994. It might e hard to find this one if you are not guided by locals. Nice cidar forest creates mystical space in the background. ( Trans-word+ : TGM Kyoto Guide )
  • On the Kyoto Trail hiking course, from Kibune to Arashiyama. Beautiful scenery and peaceful village.
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