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Asakusa Shrine

2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3844-1575
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2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
Ueno, Asakusa
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+81 3-3844-1575
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

It was quite a day, unfortunate that the weather wasn't good enough but it was such a great trip being here.

1  Thank Gig T
Reviewed 3 November 2016

It is a very beautiful temple with a lot of visitors. You can walk around the area as there are shops around there.

Thank marianneongll
Reviewed 2 November 2016

One of many beautiful temples inside the compound. Could be the biggest and most visited by locals and tourists.

Thank Bezu F
Reviewed 28 October 2016

It gets so much respect from numerous visitors that one can truly meditate and enjoy beauty and spirit of this place.

Thank Lewis S
Reviewed 26 October 2016

very big and packed with people. Nice to walk around and see all the area, the market and the surrounding

Thank Asaf R
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This place is really accessible, it may be too crowded at times,but it is a wonderful sight at night, several coffee shops lining up,traditional Japanese snacks (please try Mochi). Omiyage shops (gift shops). At the left side street is a bustling line up of restaurants...More

Thank KarolaRS
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This was our second stop on our first day tour, well let me tell you if you are in Japan/ Tokyo first the first time this is a great way to start your tour. It is a very pretty Temple and they have some kids...More

Thank LatinaIsland808
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The shrine itself has a lot to look at--the shrine buildings, statues, poets' monuments, and a long block of souvenir and snack shops leading up to it. In the evenings there were festival-style food stalls set up on the grounds, and it's lovely when the...More

Thank TheErrantWanderer
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Briilliant visit to the Asakusa Shrine. This would a couple of hours max visit, unless you're really into the architecture/art/culture.

Thank esprit8814
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Asakusa Shrine (Shinto) is hidden behind the Asakusa Temple (Buddhist) and is worth a visit as it is a good example of a Shinto Shrine. You can also enjoy the many other sights in the Asakusa area.

Thank Oldjack
Nearby
Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
...More
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RockerMP
11 October 2015|
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Response from Eunice C | Reviewed this property |
You can take JR Yamanote line from Harajuku to Ueno and transfer to Tokyo Metro Ginza line and alight at Asakusa station. The journey should be around 45 minutes.
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