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Kasuga Grand Shrine

4.5/5824 Reviews
UNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
April - September 6:00-18:00, October - March 6:30-17:00.
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-2 hours
Address: 160 Kasuganocho, Nara, Nara Prefecture
Phone: +81-742-227788

About Kasuga Grand Shrine

A local Shinto shrine, Kasuga Grand Shrine has a history of thousands of years and has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. It was founded by the powerful Fujiwara family and is dedicated to four guardian spirits of the Fujiwara family. It is now an important place of worship in Japan. White deer are said to be the messengers of gods, of which this site has many. Visitors here can walk among the deer along the Kasuga Grand Shrine omotesando and immerse themselves in the nature of the surrounding ancient trees.
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Tours

(Day Time) Fushimi Inari & Nara Highlights Tour
(Day Time) Fushimi Inari & Nara Highlights Tour
Available for Tomorrow Onwards
FromUSD 193.90

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