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Karatsu Shrine

3-13 Minamijonai, Karatsu 847-0013, Saga Prefecture
+81 955-72-2264
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Famous for Kunchi festival

Karatsu shrine is well known for its Kunchi festival. This time, I went there not for the festival... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Kimitaka S
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Karatsu kunchi festival

This year karatsu shrine held the big autumn annual festival starting on the evening on November... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2016
Pa S
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Phuket, Thailand
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27 Mar 2018
“Famous for Kunchi festival ”
17 Nov 2016
“Karatsu kunchi festival”
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3-13 Minamijonai, Karatsu 847-0013, Saga Prefecture
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+81 955-72-2264
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Karatsu shrine is well known for its Kunchi festival. This time, I went there not for the festival, but just passed by as I went to Karatsu castle for Hanami. A white Torii gate at the entrance is impressive. Nearby there is also a museum...More

Thank Kimitaka S
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Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This year karatsu shrine held the big autumn annual festival starting on the evening on November 2nd and concluding on the 4th A major feature of this festival are the floats called “hikiyama,” which are artistic masterpieces covered in gold and silver leafs to represent...More

Thank Pa S
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Many of the shrines in Japan are the same. We were lucky on our visit in that we saw a wedding in progress. This is good for a quick walk through and relaxing visit.

Thank BCollyer
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