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Sakurai Futamigaura

Sakurai Shimamachi, Itoshima 819-1304, Fukuoka Prefecture
+81 92-327-1111
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Beautiful shrine at coastal area - A daytrip from Fukuoka

Nice shrine with nice beach area around it where you can relax, SUP, surf and eat. Read up on the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Angelique S
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Torii & twin rocks

White torii standing on the beach with twin rocks background further to the ocean, facing west... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Bobby S
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Sakurai Shimamachi, Itoshima 819-1304, Fukuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice shrine with nice beach area around it where you can relax, SUP, surf and eat. Read up on the background story to fully appreciate it. Able to get there from Fukuoka by public transport by first taking the orange kuko subway in Fukuoka which...More

2  Thank Angelique S
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

White torii standing on the beach with twin rocks background further to the ocean, facing west perfect sunset view. Many japanese couples come to worship the God of Marriage (or couples). Windy and cold in winter but I believe it could be more pleasant in...More

Thank Bobby S
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

Feels like a very unique shrine and a very unique place, especially if you come to watch the sunset. The beach nearby would be a really nice place to soak up some sun and there's a good selection of bars, cafes and restaurants to sit...More

1  Thank Adam G
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Traveling to this shrine without your own car can be tricky. We took the train from Tenjin to the nearest station to Sakurai Futamigaura, from there took a cab to the shrine itself which cost us about 3000 yen. Traveling back to the train station...More

2  Thank saaaaamg
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

I really enjoyed my visit to this popular Shinto shrine, or at least, I think it is a shrine! Two huge rocks about 100 metres out to sea are joined together by a huge rope, or Shimenawa, which is renewed each year and blessed at...More

1  Thank Robin H
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

We have rent a house 2 mn walking from this beach and just finish our days there. Please note that just next to this beach, there is no traditionnal japanese food, but american or cofffee

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Reviewed 4 April 2014

This is a great place to visit and is popular with locals. There are several interesting restaurants where you can dine and enjoy the view of the bay. However, the beach adjacent to the attraction is filthy and strewn with trash and not worth a...More

5  Thank OZinNY
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