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Shishiiwa

Idocho | Shichirimihama Beach, Kumano 519-4324, Mie Prefecture
+81 597-89-4111
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Lion face

Nice to see at sunrise or sunset. Looks to me more like an eagle, but with imagination, look like a... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2017
Pierre M
,
Montreal, Canada
via mobile
Not sure why this is even an attraction

There is no parking close to the rock, so we had to park a few hundred metres down the road and... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2016
J00lsC
,
Singapore
via mobile
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Mar 31, 2017
“Lion face ”
Mar 19, 2016
“Not sure why this is even an attraction”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Idocho | Shichirimihama Beach, Kumano 519-4324, Mie Prefecture
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Nice to see at sunrise or sunset. Looks to me more like an eagle, but with imagination, look like a lion's head.

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Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

There is no parking close to the rock, so we had to park a few hundred metres down the road and walk back to look at it. It's basically a rock with nothing spectacular about it, although it's supposed to look luke a lion (I...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2016

This rock's profile resembles a mail lion's face, so called 'Shishi-iwa', means lion rock. This is a part of Kumano Kodo and this rock has been worshiped from ancient period. In middle age, a group of pirates resided in this area.

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