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Kato Shrine

2-1 Honmaru, Kumamoto 860-0002, Kumamoto Prefecture
+81 96-352-7316
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A side visit to the castle

Place is basically a shrine to Japanese soldiers. A tent was set up when we were there, presumably... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Zac C
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Lovely small shrine beside the Castle

You will not miss this, look for the giant torii as you walk towards the castle. There is a view... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2016
Nonnapn
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  • Excellent17%
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24 Dec 2016
“Lovely small shrine beside the Castle”
2 Apr 2017
“A side visit to the castle”
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2-1 Honmaru, Kumamoto 860-0002, Kumamoto Prefecture
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+81 96-352-7316
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Place is basically a shrine to Japanese soldiers. A tent was set up when we were there, presumably ready for a big ceremony.

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Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

You will not miss this, look for the giant torii as you walk towards the castle. There is a view spot that gives you great views of Kumamoto jo.

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Reviewed 23 January 2016

Stop here after touring the castle. We spent a very long morning at the castle and so had just a brief time left for the shrine. That was sufficient. Kato Kiyomasa is enshrined here - as well as in about 90 other shrines. This makes...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

We went there after visiting Kumamoto Castle. The sunset was pretty, and the view onto the castle great. There isn't much to see, so don't expect to spend more than 15 to 20 min.

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