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Kyushu Travel Guide

Miyajidake Shrine

 

The Shimenawa is the biggest in Japan.

 

Surprisingly, weight is 3ton, with 2.6m diameter and 11m length.

Shimenawa is the thick, twisted, straw rope. It was believed in ancient days that a Shimenawa

had the power to keep off evil sprits, so many objects connected with Shinto Shrines decorated

with Shimenawa.

 

Miyajidake Shrine is primarily dedicated to Empress Jingu and attracts over 2 million

worshippers a year who pray for commercial success, good luck, and to ward off adversity.

 


 

General information

Address 7-1 Miyajimoto-machi, Fukutsu-city, Fukuoka-prefecture
Access

10 minutes by a vehicle from JR Higashi-Fukuma station

50 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city

60 minutes by a vehicle from Kitakyushu-city

50 minutes by a vehicle from Dazaifu

90 minutes by a vehicle from Yanagawa

Open hours

Sunrise to Sunset

Admission fee No fee is required
Days closed No closing days

 

 

 - Munakata region tourist attractions, Blog