5 Sights in Kawagoe, Japan (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Kawagoe, Japan. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Kawagoe, Japan.

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1. 氷川神社

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氷川神社 三人日 / CC BY-SA 4.0

Hikawa Shrine is a Shinto shrine in Kawagoe, Saitama Prefecture, Japan. In order to separate it from Hikawa Shrine in Omiya Ward, Saitama City, it is often called Kawagoe Hikawa Shrine. Hikawa Shrine is known for its Reitaisai, or a festival considered the origin of Kawagoe festival, which was registered as a National Important Intangible Folk Cultural Property and listed as a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage. It's also well known for its "corridor of windchiimes".

Wikipedia: Hikawa Shrine (Kawagoe) (EN)

2. 本応寺

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本応寺 あばさー / Public domain

Benying Temple is Rilianzong Temple located in Ishihara Town, Kawabuchi City, Saitama. The mountain is Changjiu Mountain. There are also other hospitals in Shiguanggu. Old Ben Mountain is the ancient temple of Jiafei, the main Ben Mountain, which is located in the ancient mountain. There are cemeteries (designated historical sites in saitama) in Gaoshan Fanwen (hairen, family minister of Qiuyuan Qiaozhi, the Duke of Sichuan and Vietnam).

Wikipedia: 本応寺 (川越市) (JA)

3. 成田山川越別院

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成田山川越別院 三人日 / CC BY-SA 4.0

The head office of Narita Yamagawa Yuebieyuan is a temple of Zhishan Sect of Zhenyanzong located in Kawabuchi City, Saitama. The courtyard of Xinsheng Temple in Narita Mountain (Narita City, Chiba Prefecture), commonly known as Kawakami, does not move. On the 28th of every month, the flea market (antique market) and the firefighting festival (firewood lamp protection) are held in November. This deity is the immovable king.

Wikipedia: 成田山川越別院本行院 (JA)

4. 妙養寺

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妙養寺 あばさー / Public domain

Miaoyang Temple is a Rilianzong Temple located in Moguang Town, Kawabuchi City, Saitama. The mountain name is Lianxin Mountain. The old Ben Mountain is the Jiafei Temple of the total Ben Mountain, and the tide is based on the law. In the courtyard, there are Miaojian Hall and Qimian Hall advised by Qiu Yuan, the Duke of Sichuan and Vietnam, but Ma Shoujiachen Hori.

Wikipedia: 妙養寺 (JA)

5. 川越城本丸御殿

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Kawagoe Castle is a flatland Japanese castle in the city of Kawagoe, in Japan's Saitama Prefecture. It is the closest castle to Tokyo to be accessible to visitors, as Edo castle is now the Imperial palace, and largely inaccessible.

Wikipedia: Kawagoe Castle (EN)

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