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Floating shrine

This shrine is very small and cozy, but can give fantastic experience. As mentioned in previous... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
Domas B
Visit March to mid November Best the hour before sunset

A small beach area with torii overlooking Kinko Bay. Very picturesque. Shire is at the top a very... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2016
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16 Jan 2017
“Very small but nice place for photographers”
27 Nov 2016
“Floating shrine”
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4014 Tenjincho, Kanoya 891-2313, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

While I was driving for Cape Sata through Kanoya I saw this shrine. I stopped there. Its a very old shrine but very small too. You need some sort of climbing. Not good for children. On top actually there is nothing special to see.

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

This shrine is very small and cozy, but can give fantastic experience. As mentioned in previous review, during the flood the lower part of the gate of the shrine (tori) gets underwater and combined with sunset would give a really beautiful view and of course...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2016

A small beach area with torii overlooking Kinko Bay. Very picturesque. Shire is at the top a very small rocky outcropping steps and short rope climb to reach. If the tide is out you can get amazing sunset shots Very peaceful and inspirational. Sitting on...More

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