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Follow the Torii

Ueno Park is full of great places to explore so it's hard to see everything...but it would be a... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Toronto, Canada
Great to visit! Inside Ueno Park

People come to this shrine to pray for love, fertility and good relationships. It is tucked away... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Jun 24, 2018
“Follow the Torii”
Feb 3, 2018
“A beautiful shrine beneath Sakura”
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4-17 Uenokoen, Taito 110-0017, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Ueno Park is full of great places to explore so it's hard to see everything...but it would be a shame to miss this lovely shrine. Follow the orange torii gates down a few steps into a peaceful Inari Shrine surrounded with lush trees and flowers....More

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

The Hanazono Inari Shrine is at the bottom of a large avenue of Cherry Blossom trees where you can see the classic red Torii gates leading towards the shrine. Walking down steps to the shrine is very pleasant as this is a small compound made...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

People come to this shrine to pray for love, fertility and good relationships. It is tucked away inside Ueno Park but worth a walk through and pray for love to come your way. You can also write your wish on the board and hang it...More

Thank Xianz90
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Inari Shrine with a small gated way. It's easy to miss it in this big park, but totally worth a walk trough it.

Thank Kikatza
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This little Inari shrine in a corner of Ueno park is easily overlooked. There is a lot to look at and do in the park and so an unassuming torii gate by the path can be missed. I'd recommend spending a few minutes exploring, especially...More

Thank Natalie P
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Goshuin Price: 300Yen. I came here to watch the New Year ceremony. As midnight came, they tolled a nearby bell and lit a bonfire for all to watch as a long line of people queued for their New Year Blessings. So glad to have been...More

Thank Mycenria
Reviewed 27 November 2016

From a path in Ueno Park, the downward stairs through the red torii take you to Hanazono Inari Shrine. The small shrine is at the bottom, tucked in a corner surrounded by trees and up against the steep wall of the hillside. The fox statues...More

2  Thank hfot2
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Located right beside another shrine in Ueno Park. It has very small size torii gates (red gates that signifies the entries into a shrine).

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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
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