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Nishiki Tenmangu

537 Nakanocho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8042, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-231-5732
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23 Nov 2017
“At the end of nishiki market....”
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537 Nakanocho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8042, Kyoto Prefecture
Shinkyogoku Shopping District
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

A nice temple to go....Right the bell,make your wish and rub your hands on a bull (presumably to bring you prosperity...)

Thank Julian F
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Once you've survived the crazy crowds of Nishiki, reward yourself with this shrine at the end. Hard to miss, just look for the lanterns. Walk along the side toward the back to see additional areas.

Thank NCtravelz
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Surrounded by chaos and commerce this shrine is a respite from the crazy. It also has well maintained restrooms.

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Nishiki Tenmangu is located in Nishiki Food Market and it was such a nice surprise for us. We did not expect to see a holy structure within the food market however it also adds a value to the market itself. In the end you can...More

Thank Flyngdtchmn
Reviewed 25 June 2016

At the end of Nishiki Market street, Nishiki Tenmangu is dedicated to Sugawarano Michizane, a scholar of the Heian Period. It is a very small schrine. So, don't overlook!

Thank Kimitaka S
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Small shrine but a lot of people almost toward the end of Nishiki market. There are many drug store, desert shops, souvenir shops, and restaurants nearby.

Thank daikin
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

We discovered this tiny shrine by accident. After spending the whole morning at the Nishiki Market in order to avoid the rain outside. The shrine was frequented by many Japanese and the place was crowded with worshiping activity. Much to our interest we join-in with...More

Thank Charn P
Reviewed 10 January 2016

I passed here at night and stopped by because of the lights of lanterns which is so attractive. Small shrine but still looks good even its location is in the middle of shopping street. If you have a change to go to Teramachi at night,...More

Thank Penguinov
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

It's located at the end of nishiki street, and is connected to the shopping streets. At first we didn't recognize that it was a shrine - but all the lanterns that decorate the gate is impressive! There were a lot of locals and tourists together...More

Thank 338unik
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Worth a visit when walking around the Shin Kyogoku shopping street. A small and neat shine and you will be attracted by the lanterns outside the shine

1  Thank KianHwee L
Shinkyogoku Shopping District
Those who delight in shopping and cuisine will find
themselves at home in Shinkyogoku. Lauded and visited
by locals for its Nishiki Market, where baskets of
fragrant spices, dried fish, and just-fried foods are
piled high along the snaking streets of its enclosed
outdoor shopping spaces, Shinkyogoku is not only a hub
for fresh fare, but also for fast fashion fixes.
Trends-in-the-making can be spotted in the tall
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