6 Sights in Ise, Japan (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Ise, Japan. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 6 sights are available in Ise, Japan.

1. Taikoji

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Taeji Temple is a temple of the Shingon sect Daigo school in Ise City, Mie Prefecture. The mountains are also written by Shonzan and Oeji Temple. It is an ancient temple that is said to have been founded during the Tenpei year, and is closely related to Ise Jingu Shrine and Futami Kogama Shrine. The principal Senju Kanzeon Bodhisattva is designated as an important cultural property in the Kamakura period. Currently, a pet memorial service is also opened in the precincts, and youth hostel Tae -ji Temple is also known as a famous wisteria and hydrangea.

Wikipedia: 太江寺 (JA), Website

2. 光明寺

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Komyo-ji Temple is a Buddhist temple belonging to the Tofuku-ji school of the Rinzai sect located at 3-chome, Iwabuchi, Ise City, Mie Prefecture. Its sango (literally, "mountain name"), which is the title prefixed to the name of a Buddhist temple, is Kinkozan. It is said that the place where Munehiro YUKI, a busho (Japanese military commander) of the Southern Court side during the period of the Northern and Southern Courts, was the only one bell of Komyo-ji Temple, which was permitted to be built around Ise-jingu Shrine in the early-modern times.

Wikipedia: 光明寺 (伊勢市) (JA)

3. Nice old town

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Okage Yokocho is a tourist spot that reproduced the town of Torii-mae-cho, Torii-mairi (a visit to Ise-jingu Shrine) in front of Ise-jingu Shrine (Naiku) in Ise City, Mie Prefecture. Itabuku Co., Ltd., is a subsidiary company of Akafuku Co., Ltd., which produces and sells Ise Meibutsu Akafuku-mochi Co., Ltd., Akafuku-mochi Co., Ltd. It is located in the middle of Oharai-cho and is a representative tourist spot of Ise Shima.

Wikipedia: おかげ横丁 (JA)

4. 伊勢シーパラダイス

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Ise Couple Rock Fureai Aquarium Sea Paradise is an aquarium located in Futami Machie, Ise City, Mie Prefecture (formerly Futami Machie, Dokai District). Abbreviated name, Ise Sea Paradise (Ise Sea Paradise), Sea Para. It is adjacent to the scenic spot Futamiura. Operated by Ise Couplerock Paradise Co., Ltd. Until September 2015, it belonged to the Meitetsu Group.

Wikipedia: 伊勢夫婦岩ふれあい水族館シーパラダイス (JA)

5. Isekawasakisyouninkan

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Ise Kawasaki shonin-kan is a facility that restored the old-established sake wholesale store 'Ogawa-zake Store' which was established in the middle of the Edo period and revived as a base for cultural exchanges while leaving the old-established trading store of Kawasaki (Ise City). In 2001, 12 buildings were registered as a national tangible cultural property.

Wikipedia: 伊勢河崎商人館 (JA), Website

6. Sarutahiko Shrine

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Sarutahiko-jinja Shrine is a Shinto shrine located near the Ise-jingu Shrine in Ise City, Mie Prefecture. The deity enshrines Sarutahiko no Okami and his descendant Ota no Mikoto. It was a Mukakusha (a shrine ranking that does not mean that it is not a shrine ranking, but it became a Beppyo-jinja Shrine after World War II.

Wikipedia: 猿田彦神社 (JA), Website


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