Aoshima Shrine, Miyazaki

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Soak up the reverential atmosphere and pleasant scenery at Aoshima Shrine, a Shinto shrine occupying an attractive spot in the jungle of the island's interior. Thought to have been enshrined in 820 CE, the shrine has become known for providing good fortune in marriage, with young couples arriving here to ask for luck in the years ahead. The shrine's buildings have been rebuilt numerous times over the years, though its bright and bold coloration today works particularly well with the surrounding jungle plant life. To visit Aoshima Shrine and get the most from your holiday in Miyazaki, create itinerary details personal to you using our Miyazaki route planner.
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  • I came to Aoshima for the Aoshima Shrine in early October. The view was very beautiful, definitely worth your time to drop by for a photoshoot or simply just to enjoy the scenery. However, as my title...  more »
  • A 5-minute walk from the parking lot, you can see the oni's washboard, and when you cross the bridge, you will find qingdao, a typical tourist destination. The nucleus is this shrine, and the subtropical plant group around is seen by visiting.
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  • Great experience to have! This shrine has about 1000 year old history. Must visit spot if you're around Miyazaki!
  • Great place to see sunrise
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