Kuzuryū Shrine

Western Area30m

Description

The Kuzuryū Shrine is an outer precinct shrine of the Hakone Shrine, worshipping the guardian deity of Lake Ashinoko and Kuzuryū Shrine. This shrine, located in the forest of Lake Ashinoko, has a small Torii(shrine gate) in the lake and is known for its dragon deity (Ryujin-sama) who is said to have strong powers in bringing fortune, business prosperity and love. During the Tsukinami Festival (festival of the months) held on the 13th of every month, many people come to visit via boats departing from the Moto-Hakone Port. Near the main Kuzuryū Shrine is the Benzaiten Shrine which worships Benzaiten (Goddess of Fortune), one of the Seven Lucky Gods of Japan. Please feel free to also visit the Benzaiten Shrine when visiting the Kuzuryū Shrine.

Detailed information

Address

80-1 Motohakone Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun, Kanagawa-ken (inside Hakone Kuzuryu Forest)

Phone Number

0460-83-7123

Costs

Entrance fee of Hakone Kuzuryu Forest : 500 yen

Photos

Hakone Kuzuryu no Mori Park

Hakone Kuzuryu no Mori Park

Soba dokoroMiyoshi

Soba dokoroMiyoshi

Amimoto Oba

Amimoto Oba

The Prince Hakone Lake Ashinoko

The Prince Hakone Lake Ashinoko