Meiji Jingu Shrine

A truly beautiful Shinto shrine

 By Michael Kaplan   Nov 10, 2012

Meiji Jingu is a beautiful Shinto shrine with a long history, located close to Harajuku Station and Yoyogi Park. It is dedicated to the Emperor Meiji and his wife Empress Shoken. The shrine makes for a nice 2-hour visit and with its lush forests, brooks and quiet atmosphere, it really makes you feel like you were away from the hustle and bustle of Tokyo.

Photography by Michael Kaplan
Japan Travel Member

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