Yasaka Shrine Kyoto, Japan

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This Shinto shrine to the god of health and prosperity was the site of the first Gion Matsuri festival. It remains the spiritual heart of Kyoto.

Go Historic ID
249707
Best Known As
Yasaka Shrine
Full Name
Yasaka Shrine
Coordinates
34.998661° N, 135.779250° E  (map)
Address
Kyoto, Japan
Tags
Kyoto Kyōto, Japan
Kyoto Prefecture Kansai Region, Japan