"Heian Shrine - Largest Torii Gate in Japan" Heian Shrine Tip by chatterley
Heian Shrine, Kyoto: 30 reviews and 66 photos
Heian Shrine is a Shinto Shrine, built in the year 1895.
This shrine has the largest torii gate in Japan, which arches over a busy road. The torii gate was constructed in 1920, and is 24.2 m tall, with a top rail 33.9 m long. We saw lots of people taking photos of this gate before and after they enter the shrine.
Address: Nishi Ten-o-cho, Okazaki, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8341
Directions: From JR Kyoto Station: take City Bus 5 to Kyoto Kaikan Bijitusu-kan Mae.
othercontact: Fax: 075-761-0225
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