Ooyama Afuri Shrine

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Description

This is an ancient shrine which is said to be built over 2000 years ago. Known as a place for praying for rain, as well as a sacred ground revered by many generals, the pilgrimage to Mount Ooyama became popular in the Edo Period. In 2016, this pilgrimage was designated as a Japan heritage site, with the view from Afuri Shrine featured with two Michelin stars.

Detailed information

Address

355 Ōyama Isehara-shi, Kanagawa-ken

Business Hours

Subject to Cable Car schedule

Holidays

Open every day

Photos

Chigiri no rokutaki (waterfalls of promise)

Chigiri no rokutaki (waterfalls of promise)

Niju Falls

Niju Falls

Meoto-sugi (couple cedar tree)

Meoto-sugi (couple cedar tree)

Oyama-dera Temple

Oyama-dera Temple