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Sumiyoshi Shrine

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29 Oct 2018
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3-1-51 Sumiyoshi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka 812-0018, Fukuoka Prefecture
+81 92-291-2670
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

My hotel was not far from here. Sumiyoshi Shrine was my first of the kind while visiting Japan. I found the grounds here to be very peaceful and natural. This shrine is pretty big, there are a lot of sections to it. Although big, it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

The grandest entry way leading to the shrines entrance of the temples/shrines that I visited. Very well maintained with great gardens surrounding. It was early morning when I arrived, about 9, and it was very quiet. Easy walk from Grand Hyatt.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ianandemma_wa
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Located within 5 minute walk from Watanabedori Subway Station. Very beautiful shrine with small koi pond. A great getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sherlock221b2018
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Visited 3 temples today, not much surprise. But remember to go side door to see the huge beautiful tower

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank privateandylau
Reviewed 7 May 2018

very nice day trip, lots of traditional and souvenir shops just a bit pricey, beware of where you park cost could vary greatly. amazing park, impressive Japanese architecture worth the trip.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank KanatianTraveller
Reviewed 7 February 2018

it look like most of the japanese temple,it is not so big,you can pass by but won't take long,you can see how is your luck

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank tereence783
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Sumiyoshi shrine is a big Shinto shrine near Hakata station. I went there for new year’s Hatsumode. Unfortunately it was rainy on that day, but there were still many visitors. Although in the center of city, the premises are quiet. It is a nice place...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank kimitakas
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Simple and rather small shrine compared to many others but have a heartwarming feel to it. Was abit troublesome when raining due to the puddles and almost got my shoes wet. But overall good experience with a lot of locals around (you can learn how...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank huimins2016
Reviewed 11 November 2017

A peaceful park type shrine in the middle of the city. Well worth a quiet wander. Caught the tail end of a wedding and sumo wrestlers finishing up.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Susanif
Reviewed 11 June 2017

There will be a market during weekend, different kind of foods like Japanese and even turkish will be available! Besides, you can look for many craftsmanship and vintage stuffs which you are hard to find in other places. But the best part is always the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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